Insight School of Ohio Welcomes Students for New Academic Year

Statewide online public school specializes in helping struggling students get back on track

Aug 12, 2015, 06:00 ET from Insight School of Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Insight School of Ohio (ISOH), a tuition-free online public community school for Ohio students statewide in grades 6 through 12, will begin its 2015-2016 school year on August 17.

ISOH is an education option available to students of every ability level, but possesses a competency in helping students who are struggling academically. With a unique and highly supportive approach, ISOH works with students and their families to help them overcome obstacles, including learning or behavioral issues, bullying, or a lack of effective alternatives.

"Insight School of Ohio is a community of students, faculty, staff and parents who work together toward a common goal," said Amanda Conley, Head of School at Insight School of Ohio. "We prepare our students for the next step – be it higher education, job training, a professional career or military service."

ISOH offers an individualized education tailored to each student's specific needs. A large variety of high school courses are offered to help assure that each student is taught at the right level. Credit recovery courses are available for students who need to catch up in a subject, as well as highly targeted remediation sessions to build specific skills.

To inspire students to work hard and succeed, ISOH combines engaging web-based lessons, live online learning sessions and support from experienced teachers and counselors. ISOH teachers provide instruction, guidance and support, regularly engaging with students and parents via email, web-based classrooms, online discussions and phone. The online curriculum is bolstered by a Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) program, as well as a Family Support Team to help students achieve success both academically and personally.   

ISOH offers a focused tutoring program at regional locations around the state for students who require additional assistance and will benefit from face-to-face instruction. Students are welcome to attend these regional drop-in centers for teacher support, test preparation and social time with other ISOH students.

More information on ISOH and how to apply can be found online here: InsightOH.net.

About Insight School of Ohio
Insight School of Ohio (ISOH) is a tuition-free online public school program authorized by Buckeye Community Hope Foundation that serves students in grades 6 through 12. As part of the Ohio public school system, ISOH is tuition-free, giving parents and families the choice to access the award-winning curriculum and tools provided by K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN), the nation's largest provider of proprietary curriculum and online education programs. For more information about ISOH, visit InsightOH.net.

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