ASU Prep Digital

Back-to-School Prep Hacks to Make the New School Year a Breeze

How to Start the 2018-2019 School Year Off Right It’s no secret that preparedness is one of the keys to success. With a new school year approaching, that last thing you need is to kick things off by feeling behind. Not to mention, starting the semester feeling organized and prepared can help you knock your […]

07.11.2018 - ASU Prep Digital

How Does It Feel to Take a College Course in High School?

Taking a college course in high school is not a new phenomenon. Between AP classes, dual enrollment, and concurrent enrollment, which we offer here at ASU Prep Digital, there are many options for students who want to take more challenging courses and get ahead of the competition. However, the idea of taking a college level class […]

07.06.2018 - ASU Prep Digital

ASU Prep Digital CEO, Julie Young, Interviewed on the TeachThought Podcast

Using virtual education, ASU Prep Digital is working to remove barriers that prevent or inhibit high school students from moving on to higher education. In this episode of the TeachThought Podcast, Drew Perkins is interviews Julie Young, the Deputy VP and CEO of Arizona State University.

06.22.2018 - ASU Prep Digital

Learning Agility: Harnessing the Power of Failure

Think about your adjustment period when you first entered the workforce: colleagues driving you mad with their opinions, work-life balance challenges, micromanaging bosses, team meeting tangents, fire drills—and so much more. Add to these challenges the fact that today’s market requires fast, nimble response to market demands through new processes, systems, or technologies. Our global marketplace thrives on change and innovation but offers little time to learn what is needed to achieve either! How do we prepare students for a workplace that demands consistent performance in spite of these challenges?

06.20.2018 - Amy McGrath

ASU Prep Digital Student Spotlight: Krystina Ellaine Eaton

On the surface, Krystina Ellaine Eaton is your average teenage girl. She hangs out with her friends, lounges out by the pool (especially since she lives in one of the hottest cities in the country), and spends time with her latest obsession, an 8-month old bichon poodle named Jasper. But beneath her seemingly normal exterior, Eaton deals with issues that leave her feeling less like herself.

06.14.2018 - Tracy Hansen

How College Preparatory Programs Are Helping to Democratize Education

ASU Prep Digital and Miami Junior Senior High School Are Building a Next-Generation Classroom To Provide Additional Options to Students in a Rural Area For many, the American Dream has a similar highlight reel during high school: four years spent making friends, discovering yourself, creating lifelong memories and, most importantly, preparing for college. Across the […]

06.07.2018 - ASU Prep Digital

4 Tips for Making Friends in Your Online Class

Online classes are made up of a community of students, just like any traditional classroom. Thanks to social media, interactive online tools, and digital curriculum design, students have plenty of opportunities to make friends with their virtual classmates. Being proactive about forming friendships goes a long way when you learn online. Here are four tips for building friendships with your digital peers. 

05.28.2018 - Stefanie Contreras