Bi-Weekly Newsletter!

American Government, US History A and US History AB

Welcome Parents, Students, and Facilitators!

Grades have been updated in Mrs. Bauries' classes for students following the 18, 16, 14, and 12 week schedules.

Our next bi-weekly due date is.......April 18th !

SPRING BREAK INFORMATION

Students should stay on the GaVS schedule that they choose upon entering their course. Even if the local school breaks do not coincide with the GaVS break, students must meet the assignment due dates. Students should communicate their school breaks with their teacher as soon as possible and if necessary discuss with their instructor how to get ahead.

Georgia Virtual School Peer Tutoring


The GaVS Peer Tutoring Center is looking for qualified tutors in the following courses: Biology, Physical Science, Physics, 9th Grade Literature and Composition, 10th Grade Literature and Composition, American Literature, CCGPS Coordinate Algebra, CCGPS Coordinate Geometry, World History, World Geography, United States History, Latin I, German I, French I, and Spanish I.

Are you interested in helping other students, while enhancing your own knowledge? Is the volunteer work section of your college applications empty? Apply to be a Peer Tutor now by CLICKING HERE!


Requirements for becoming a Peer Tutor are:

  • Successful demonstration of mastery in all courses for which tutoring will be offered
  • Exceptional organizational and written/oral communication skills
  • Ability to engage and inspire peer tutors
  • Ability to work effectively with students and tutors from diverse backgrounds
  • Experience tutoring preferred, but not required. We will train you!


You must be logged into your GaVS email account to access the Peer Tutor application.


NOTE: Particular areas of need include CCGPS Coordinate Algebra, CCGPS Analytic Geometry, Physics, Latin I, German I, French I, and Spanish I.

EOCT Registration Information: Private and Home School Students

Registration Dates - March 3-April 4, 2014

Registration Deadline- Friday, April 4, 2014

EOCT Test Date- Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Click EOCT Private School and Home School Student Registration Survey to register for the May 6, 2014 EOCT test.

HOME SCHOOL AND PRIVATE SCHOOL STUDENTS, who are currently enrolled in the AB or B sections of a GaVS course, which by the state of Georgia, requires an End of Course Test (EOCT) must complete the registration survey. Click Here to view a list of EOCT courses.

REMINDERS

  • The EOCT is your final exam. If you miss the EOCT test your final grade will not be released.
  • EOCT information will be sent 2 weeks prior to the EOCT test date.
  • EOCT information will be sent to parent and facilitator email addresses.
  • EOCT information will be sent to all students' GaVS email accounts.
  • Address questions to maryellen.krueck@gavirtualschool.org

Camp Magik

Camp Mainly About Grief in Kids

April 25-27 Cartersville, GA

May 16-18 Hampton, GA

Visit www.campmagik.org to learn more and apply.

Viewing Feedback on Quizzes and Tests

Firefox, Chrome, and Internet Explorer Security Issues

Firefox, Chrome, and Internet Explorer Security Issues

Students and Teachers! If you are unable to view the content in your courses using Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer try the following. Click the shield icon in the address bar. In Firefox the security shield is on the left before the url address. In Chrome the security shield is to the far right. In Internet Explorer, it can appear on the right or at the bottom. From the pull-down menu either disable protection for page or allow load unsafe items. If you are unsure, click on the directions below for steps and screenshots.

Doodle 4 Google

Doodle 4 Google is searching for a talented doodler whose art work will be displayed on the Google homepage on June 9, 2014. The national winner will also receive a $30,000 college scholarship. The contest theme is “If I Could Invent One Thing To Make The World A Better Place..."

Participation is easy! Entry Form Applications and contest entries can be submitted online Application and Entry Form or mailed directly to Doodle 4 Google, PO Box 510006, New Berlin, WI 53151 no later than March 20, 2014. For complete contest information visit the Doodle 4 Google website or view Doodle 4 Google FAQ.

#WhereIGAVS Campaign

Online learning is all about expanding opportunities and inviting more flexibility into the learning environment. GAVS allows you to log in from anywhere, at any time. So students, we want to see where you do your learning - take a picture and share it with us on Twitter with #WhereIGAVS.

Click the link to add your college acceptance to the GaVS Seniors 2014 Wall