We currently offer high-quality American online courses in test preparation, study skills, career exploration, English literacy skills, American social studies and history, advanced academic English reading and writing skills, as well as an online English reading assessment. These online assessments and courses are ideal for students in the USA and from across the world who wish to learn online effectively with professionally-developed, standards-based online curriculum created by highly-trained and experienced credentialed teachers in the United States of America.
Online English Reading Diagnostic Assessment:
— D.O.R.A. – Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment: an online diagnostic assessment consisting of 8 English reading measures and high-quality reports
Test Preparation Online Courses:
Important Note: In an effort to help students prepare better for tests, we offer a wide-range of online academic support. Students are highly encouraged to first take the low-cost online English reading assessment we offer: D.O.R.A. – Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment, in order to ensure which reading grade-level is most appropriate. Each course listed below is identified with a minimum English reading grade-level. Students with lower-level academic English skills are encouraged to consider taking the English Literacy Skills courses listed near the bottom of this page. Students with higher-level academic English skills are encouraged to consider taking the Advanced Academic Reading and Writing skills courses also listed below. Students of all levels are encouraged to consider taking our Study-Skills and Effective Learning online courses to become more effective learners, as well as our Career Explorations course to help decide and prepare for a career.
American Social Studies Online Courses
— Essentials of American Democracy
— American History and Democracy
Additional Available Online Courses:
Important Note: Students are highly encouraged to first take the low-cost online English reading assessment we offer: D.O.R.A. – Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment, in order to ensure which reading grade-level is most appropriate. Each course listed below is identified with a minimum English reading grade-level.
Study-Skills and Effective Learning – For Students Who Wish to Perform Better in School
— Online Learning and Digital Citizenry – Level 8 — This online course helps students develop essential study skills for academic success, how to be a responsible online learner, staying safe online, and how to be a digital leader. By the end of this course, students will have the tools they need to be academically successful in both traditional and digital learning.
— Strategies for Academic Success – Level 9 — This online course helps students learn and improve their academic performance in school. Since no two students are exactly alike, no two students learn exactly the same. This online course helps students to identify different types of motivation, and learning styles and take control of their own learning. Providing engaging lessons that will help students identify what works best for them individually, this course covers important study skills, such as strategies for taking high-quality notes, memorization techniques, test-taking strategies, benefits of visual aids, and reading techniques.
English Literacy Skills – For Students Who Need To Improve Academic English Reading, Writing, Comprehension, and Communication Skills
— Literacy and Comprehension I – Level 6 — This online course is the first of two courses designed to support the development of strategic reading and writing skills.
— Literacy and Comprehension II – Level 9 — This online course is the second of two courses designed to lead students to gain knowledge and proficiency in the following areas: summarizing, questioning, previewing and predicting, recognizing text structure, visualizing, making inferences, and monitoring understanding with metacognition.
— IDEA Writing – Instruction to Develop Expository and Applied Writing – Level 10 — This online course helps students become more articulate and effective writers by offering hands-on experience writing personal reflections, definition essays, research essays, persuasive essays, informative essays, and literary analysis essays. In addition, students will get further practice applying the grammatical rules of Standard American English in formal writing.
— Introduction to Communication and Speech – Level 8 — This online course builds student understanding of the elements, principles, and characteristics of human communication, probing deeply into verbal and non-verbal messages, as well as cultural and gender differences in the areas of listening and responding.
— Classic Novels and Author Studies (15 novels/authors/courses) — This set of 15 separate online courses centered on classic novels and author studies helps students of various reading levels improve their vocabulary, reading fluency, and critical reading skills. (Students are highly encouraged to first take the low-cost online English reading assessment we offer: D.O.R.A. – Diagnostic Online Reading Assessment, in order to ensure which reading grade-level is most accessible.) The Classic Novels and Author Studies online courses include:
1. Midsummer Night’s Dream – Level 9
2. Borge’s Author Study – Level 11
3. Call of the Wild – Level 7
4. Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde – Level 10
5. Gulliver’s Travels – Level 11
6. Heart of Darkness – Level 8
7. Jane Eyre – Level 12
8. Mrs. Dalloway – Level 10
9. 1984 – Level 8
10. O’Connor Author Study – Level 8
11. Portrait of the Artist – Level 9
12. Robinson Crusoe – Level 10
13. The House of Seven Gables – Level 11
14. The Red Badge of Courage – Level 6
15. The Three Musketeers – Level 7
Advanced Academic English Reading and Writing Skills – Preparing Students for College-Level Reading and Writing
— Expository Reading and Writing 1 – Level 12 — This is the first of two high-level online English courses designed to develop critical reading and writing skills while preparing students to meet the demands of college-level work.
— Expository Reading and Writing 2 – Level 12 — This is the second of two high-level online English courses designed to develop critical reading and writing skills while preparing students to meet the demands of college-level work.
Here’s an introductory video to the format and online learning resources available from our online courses from Edgenuity:
In addition to the above online courses from Edgenuity, we’re currently developing some of our very own highly-affordable online courses for international English Learners who wish to improve their English skills further towards better English conversation, reading, listening, and writing skills. Please visit back soon for news on our online course developments. Some of the online courses we’re currently developing include:
— American Idioms for International English Learners Online Course
— Key American English Vocabulary for International English Learners Online Course
— American English Grammar, Writing, and Listening Skills Online Courses
— American English Conversation, Comprehension, and Vocabulary Online Courses
— TOEFL (Test of English for Foreign Learners) Key Vocabulary and Listening Skills Online Course
— TOEFL (Test of English for Foreign Learners) Reading Comprehension and Listening Skills Online Course
Disclaimer: We’re not officially associated with the makers of the SAT, ACT, GED, TASC, HiSET, Compass, Accuplacer, CAHSEE, or TOEFL assessments.