Red Comet, an Accredited, Self-Paced, Online High School Launches a Revised and Restructured Version of a Popular Social Studies Core Course on ‘World History’; Students Can Now Take this Core Social Studies Course for High School Credit at the Red Comet Online Program.
Prosser, WA (PRWEB) December 19, 2012
Red Comet’s enhanced and updated online high school Social Studies core course provides an in-depth experience on how historical events and movements have shaped world history. The course provides students with the foundation to comprehend issues and ideas related to the various conflicts of the world and understand how these conflicts came to define the political boundaries of the world. Students examine the natural disasters and political conflicts that resulted in international mass migrations of people.
With detailed comprehension of political elements, the course explores the different eras of world history, causes and conflicts between nations, as well as the individuals that shaped countries world-wide. Students learn the historical significance of the varying perspectives of the different countries and their leaders, as well as the effects of these perspectives on the geographic boundaries, cultures and the economies of these countries. A fundamental goal of the course is to develop students’ appreciation for the basics of democracy and human rights, and help them become global citizens capable of contributing to peaceful outcomes.
Red Comet offers a complete online program that is both rigorous and engaging. Red Comet is approved by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) in Washington State as a “Multi-District Online Course Provider” and as a “Multi-District Online School Program Provider”. Red Comet’s online program excels not only in the breadth of its offering but also has received the best ratings for student satisfaction in Washington State. Red Comet’s online learning is engaging and presents even the most challenging topics in a way that students can understand. Students taking Red Comet’s online high school classes are challenged using a variety of learning techniques which makes learning interesting while keeping them motivated to complete their courses within the allotted schedule.
Students throughout the country use Red Comet’s high school classes that include all core subjects – Language Arts, Science, Mathematics and Social Studies, as well as numerous high school electives. A variety of students use Red Comet’s online learning program – students in need of credit recovery, students attending public high schools who cannot attend all of their high school classes, students attending private schools who are looking for electives or Advanced Placement classes, home school high school students who need help in specific subject areas, athletes, students with part-time jobs etc.