Prosser, WA (PRWEB)September 28, 2017
Red Comet is announcing the launch of a new high school course where students learn about the culture of various countries in the North and South American continents. This course will be launched in the spring semester of the 2017-18 school year.
Students get to explore the history, food, language, religion, clothing, celebrations & events, music, art & architecture of countries located in North America, Central America and South America. Specifically, they study the culture of Canada, Mexico, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, Cuba, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Honduras and Panama. Students develop a sense of understanding of different cultures and learn to appreciate the uniqueness of each one.
Red Comet (https://redcomet.org) is a Fully Accredited (NWAC, AdvancED) organization that has been offering online courses for credit since 1999. Students have over 175 courses to choose from. Many of these courses are also approved by the NCAA organization. In the State of Washington, the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) has approved the Red Comet program as a “Multi-District Online Provider,” “Online Course Provider,” and “Online School Program.” In a statewide survey, Red Comet received high ratings for student satisfaction. Students use the Red Comet online program for original credit, credit retrieval, and credit recovery.