Founded in 2011, Accelerate Academy is an accredited school providing online courses to individual students from Kindergarten through High School. We offer a full depth of courses where students interact with a real teacher on a daily basis. Whether students want to take one course in a high-interest elective or a full-time offering, Accelerate Online Academy can meet your needs.
Our highly qualified, certified teachers provide direct instruction to our students as well as intervention for struggling students through our IDEAL learning library, which houses more than 3,000 learning objects in all content areas. Teachers have complete control over what students are assigned within a course or the library.
To ensure student success, Accelerate Online Academy provides comprehensive, flexible, and engaging curriculum and instruction based on best practices in education.
Accelerate Online Academy will enlist research-based instructional strategies that have been demonstrated to foster success across a wide range of student populations. The curriculum and instruction will be relevant and engaging. It will apply active learning principles that can be adapted to meet the learning needs of a diverse student body, including students who are performing below grade level and advanced students looking for opportunities to extend their learning opportunities. The Academy will provide interactive content that can be adapted to variety of learning situations, including classroom instruction, self-paced study on home computers, and the use of mobile devices. Learning experiences will be carefully sequenced and scaffolded to help students build upon each of their successes and efficiently grasp new concepts. Accelerate Online Academy will select and train instructors carefully, and expect them to monitor student progress and to intervene as needed to ensure students’ success.