2nd Annual Cyberschool Hike Day

Come join the students and families of Colorado’s online public schools for our free 2nd Annual Cyberschool Hike Day tomorrow, September 15th! This event is hosted by the Colorado Cyberschools Association and the Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Families. Below are all the details for the day including the 4 different locations around the state where we […]

Colorado Virtual Academy Parent-Led Learning Cooperatives

* Co-ops are a great way for families who school their children from a home base to come together in a physical setting to learn.  In Colorado Virtual Academy (COVA) we use the K12 curriculum to educate our children. Through these parent-organized and parent-led co-ops, COVA families meet weekly to complete lessons in Science, History […]

Colorado Commemoration Event

Today at Civic Center Park in Denver, The Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL) and The Denver Post present Colorado Remembers to honor first responders. Learn more about CELL and today’s event at COLORADO REMEMBERS. Below are some lesson plans to help you help your children better understand the events of September 11, 2001. National September 11 Memorial […]

Friends of Horses: A Great Volunteer Opportunity For Horse Lovers!

* This past Saturday, my daughter and I volunteered at Friends of Horses Rescue and Adoption (FOHRAA), an organization dedicated to the care and adoption of abused or neglected horses.  FOHRAA is a 501c3 nonprofit corporation based in Denver and started by Bill Stiffler in 2002. There are currently over 100 horses being cared for at […]

Tops in Blue Comes to Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

Last Tuesday evening our family joined other Valkyrie Cadets and Senior Members, along with approximately 1200 people to experience a one of a kind entertainment group. Tops in Blue is an all-active duty US Air Force special unit composed of 35-40 of the most talented singers, dancers, and musicians. Tops in Blue has been performing […]

Almost Naked Animals

* Almost Naked Animals is a hilarious television show for younger kids, but adults will love to watch right alongside their child. Almost Naked Animals includes a cartoon cast of just about every animal you can think of as they try to run a hotel called the Banana Cabana. Howie the dog, owner of the […]

2nd Annual Colorado Cyberschool Hike Day

* Last year, the Colorado Cyberschools Association (CCA) and the Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Familie (CCCF) hosted its inaugural Cyberschool Hike Day.  CCA and CCCF is very excited to present Cyberschool Hike Day again this year to all students and families of Colorado’s online public schools. Read more about The Jaryd Atadero Story, a poignant story […]

The Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Families Back to School Info

* The Colorado Coalition of Cyberschool Families welcomes all of our Cyber Schoolers back to school with some valuable information about what our organization does and how you can join us in helping to ensure that Colorado Online Schools remain a viable option for our Colorado families. Together we are a strong voice at our state’s […]

Back to School for CU Boulder Students

* Colorado’s flagship university, CU Boulder, begins its fall semester today! I’d like to wish CU students a very successful year of learning and discovery. May this journey be full of academic achievements, discovering your career path, and personal growth. Getting involved in student groups/clubs enriches the academic and social experience, and the numerous volunteer […]

Apps Apps and More Apps

Here are some great apps to download on your phone for on the go, anywhere, anytime learning! Evernote– awesome note-taking app Dropbox– is a great program that syncs your files between all your computers and makes them available on your smartphone. Facebook Apps for eLearning-A list of 20 educational apps. K12 Apps for K-8 K12 […]

Steve Spangler- Science at Sea Alaska 2013

I’m a huge fan of Steve Spangler’s books, experiments, and events! For the 3rd time, the Spangler Science Team is taking their seminars to the seas!  Check out Science at Sea- Alaska 2012 for all the details of this trip. I attended Science in the Rockies 2012 and I know first-hand the passion Steve has […]

Happy 1st Day of School to Colorado Virtual Academy Families

It’s always exciting to go back to school, meet your new teachers and classmates, and start the year’s course work.  But for brand new families starting in an online school, it can be all those wonderful things mixed with some apprehension and stress.  After all, it’s a new way of learning for both the student […]

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