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City of Fairborn Summer Lunch Program

City of Fairborn Summer Lunch Program

FREE LUNCH PROGRAM TO THOSE 1-18 Yrs. Of Age in the CITY of FAIRBORN and SURROUNDING AREAS.  This summer, meals will be served at only 2 locations, due to COVID-19 restrictions, from June 1 thru July 31, 2020. With summer right around the corner, it is time to think about keeping children healthy while school is […]

3 Statistically-Proven Statements About High School Dropouts

3 Statistically-Proven Statements About High School Dropouts

So here’s the unfortunate–but unavoidable–truth:  Not everyone finishes high school. In 2014, 6.5% of our nation’s high school population of 50,468,456 students dropped out or failed to graduate. And in 2017, the average high school dropout rate was 4.7%, contrasting with 3.5% in 2007. Some dropout by circumstance. Some dropout by choice. Life may throw […]

9 Key Reasons to Finish Your Diploma

9 Key Reasons to Finish Your Diploma

The world is ever-changing, and 2020 is presenting new challenges. In the path of uncertainty that life presents, it is crucial to give yourself the best chance of success, and while each individual contains different talents, goals, and desires, a solid education and high school diploma can open the door to many opportunities. Let’s discuss […]

Why You Should Start A School Garden

Why You Should Start A School Garden

In a world where childhood – and adulthood – obesity and diabetes rates are on the rise, and experts are offering innovative solutions, school gardens and gardening present a low-tech, simple solution. Kids’ are living increasingly sedentary lives; gardens create opportunities for movement, skills development, and positive habit-building. Advocates also note that school gardens can […]

6 Steps to Online Learning Success

6 Steps to Online Learning Success

With the majority of the population turning to technology for their studies, questions might arise about how to attain the most impact from learning through your computer.  Online learning comes with many benefits, from flexibility to convenience to affordability. Similar to an on-campus school, you must be self-motivated and organized to succeed. This discipline is […]

4 Tips for a Standout College Essay

4 Tips for a Standout College Essay

You have the required GPA, the recommendations, the college dreams, and goals. Now it’s time to get accepted by your desired schools. If a university is selective or competitive, you could be asked to write a personal statement, also known as a personal essay or college admissions essay.  A personal statement is primarily a short […]

Understanding the Zone of Proximal Learning

Understanding the Zone of Proximal Learning

Here is the third installment of our Learning Styles Series: Vygotsky’s Zone of Proximal Learning. The zone of proximal development (ZPD) is the range of abilities that an individual can perform with assistance but cannot yet perform independently. These are “proximal” skills because the student is close to mastering them but needs more guidance and […]

COVID-19 Statement

COVID-19 Statement

Find Fairborn Digital Academy’s statement on COVID-19 Policies below. Located below the statement are food pick-up locations and times. We will seek to provide as much assistance to our community as is possible. We appreciate your cooperation to promote learning during this time.