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WYVA Students Learn Outdoor Safety Tips From Hug-a-Tree Program

Jennifer Schultze is a passionate educator and teacher at Wyoming Virtual Academy. 

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iCademy Student Top-30 Finalist in National Science Fair

 

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Written by: Tatyana White-Jenkins

 

Daven Yadav, an 8th grader at K12 International Academy (iCademy)was one of 30 finalists from across the nation in the Broadcom MASTERS Science FairAffiliated science fairs around the country nominate the top 10% of 6th7th and 8th grade participants to enter the prestigious competition. Daven’s project, Bruxism: Using Myoelectric Signals to Treat a Health Problemwas chosen out of 80,000 projects around the nation to compete in last weekend's fair in Washington, DC. 

 

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Oklahoma Online Student Excels at Piano and in the Pool

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Written by: Jenna Needham

How does 16-year-old Tulsa resident Shawn Chen excel at piano, swimming, and school? Shawn and his parents attribute his success to Oklahoma Virtual Charter Academy (OVCA). Shawn has been enrolled in OVCA since he was in fifth grade.

Shawn was homeschooled since first grade, but his family wanted a program that was a better fit for him.

“We found OVCA when we were looking for a better alternative that would still allow him to study at home," said Shawn's mother, Xuemei Zhao. "Shawn also had so many hobbies that he wanted to spend more time on so he needed the flexible schedule.”