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Pope Gregory XIII issued a papal bull introducing the Gregorian calendar reform.
The Supreme Court ruled in Marbury v. Madison that any act of Congress which conflicts with the Constitution is null and void.
Mexico declared its independence from Spain.
The Best Homeschool Field Trips - iHomeschool Network
Our experienced homeschool mom bloggers have gathered the best homeschool field trips from around the globe and are sharing them with you. These lists and ideas can serve as research for homeschool field trip possibilities. We sugguest you pin them for reference, and then schedule some relevant ones...
The Beauty and Chaos of Free Play
No, not a beautiful provocation but instead a picture of the real chaos that results from children deeply engaged in self-directed and exploratory play with materials – beautiful nonetheless.…
How to Form Good Habits That Stick
There's a science to forming good habits. Here's how to make sure they stick.
Hey! Let’s Learn Some Physics Playing With Compound Pulleys
Humans use compound pulleys all the time. They are based on the work-energy principle. Here is a physics based explanation of this type of simple machine.
PRESIDENTS DAY – Third Monday in February
PRESIDENTS DAY Presidents Day is a federal holiday which, in the United States, is observed on the third Monday in February. This day is set aside, by more and more of America’s population, to hono…
How the Power of Interest Drives Learning
Research shows that interests powerfully influence our academic and professional choices. When we're interested in a task, we work harder and persist longer, bringing more of our self-regulatory skills into play.
What would happen if you didn’t sleep? - Claudia Aguirre
In the United States, it’s estimated that 30 percent of adults and 66 percent of adolescents are regularly sleep-deprived. This isn’t just a minor inconvenience: staying awake can cause serious bodily harm. Claudia Aguirre shows what happens to your body and brain when you skip sleep.
What’s the future of education? Teachers respond
What’s the future of education? How will students learn differently? What will the schools of the future look like? We asked TED-Ed Innovative Educators to share their ideas. Their answers ar…
SAFER INTERNET DAY U.S. – Second Tuesday in February
SAFER INTERNET DAY U.S. Every year Safer Internet Day brings tools, education and awareness to create a safer internet for both kids and adults. From cyber bullying and identity theft to fraud and …
Unorganized and Homeschooling - Hip Homeschool Moms
Hi! I’m Wendy, and I’m an unorganized scatterbrain.Yes, I'm unorganized and homeschooling... so I'm living proof that it can be done!
A Budding Artist!
Trinity Harrison is a seventh grade CVA student in who loves to draw and decided to freehand this beautiful winter picture from a coloring book for...
A Talented Artist
Bazen Hevia is a 6th grade CVA student and talented artist. Bazen’s mother, Riva said, "Ever since Bazen was about 1-1/2 years old, she has been...
Student Learning – The Krause Family
What is education and what are the metrics of a quality education? These topics have been hotly debated in politics and academia, amongst business...
Nurturing creativity and enthusiasm for learning
Ethan Rohrbach is a CVA student in Janet Mosby's 8th grade class who is submitting exceptional work samples. Ethan is using Moving Beyond the Page...
Sign of the Beaver - Final Project
A family using Moving Beyond the Page recently completed the Sign of the Beaver unit for Age 8-10. For the final project, students write a script,...
We value parents as the first and most important educators of their children and we support them through active partnerships that are focused on...
With CVA's nearly continuous enrollment cycle, student pacing is largely determined by individual course start and end dates. CVA offers the...
What is academic integrity? Academic integrity means that all work you submit is created by you and is an original representation of your work. It...
CVA Definitions & Acronyms
Academic Advisor (AA): The Academic Advisor is a Washington State certified teacher who assists new students and families with the selection of...