SatMay 0 1

IDEA Families Extended Curriculum Fair Ordering

All families homeschooling or considering homeschooling are invited to attend the IDEA Virtual Curriculum Fair begins on April 19th and runs through the 24th with many product and learning workshops and over 70 booths to visit.  Join us for a Super Time learning about homeschooling and curriculum.

– For more details, click here.

Families enrolled in IDEA have an extra week (April 25th through midnight on May 1st) in which to order from the fair.

SatMay 0 1

Graduating Seniors Deadline

May 2021
  • 1 – Senior grades due (for students walking in graduation)
  • 15 – Spring semester Progress Reports due
  • 15 – Fourth quarter samples due
  • 20th – Anchorage & Eagle River Area Graduation ceremony
June 2021
  • 30 – Last day to enter in FAST reimbursements or payment requests for services (activities or internet) that took place from April 1 through June 30
July 2021
  • 1 – Allotment available for new families and re-enrolled families with current and up-to-date paperwork from the previous year (ILP, two PRs, and four sets of work samples)
  • 1 – Requests for funding can be entered into FAST for the new school year
  • 5 – All regional offices closed in observance of Independence Day
  • 15 – Last day for receipt in Fairbanks of supporting documentation for reimbursement or payment requests for activities (or high-speed internet) that took place from April 1 – June 30. (Must have been entered in FAST by June 30!)
August 2021
  • Each office is closed for one day for in-service training; watch your regional listserv and regional calendar for date for your region
September 2021
  • 15 – Individual Learning Plans (ILP’s) due (allotments frozen for families without ILPs)
TueMay 0 4

Tech Tuesday

IDEA families are invited to join the IDEA Techs in virtual discussions about technology during hourly Q & A’s.

 

ThuMay 0 6

Transitioning to Homeschool 1PM

Are you considering homeschooling? Just joining IDEA for the 2021-22 school year?
Learn all about the support services and resources available to IDEA families.
If you’ve been homeschooling for a long time, you’re invited to attend, listen and share.

We look forward to sharing general homeschool information and info about IDEA.

Click here for an invite to the Zoom meeting.

TueMay 1 1

2nd Tuesday Parent (PAC) Meetings

The Parent Advisory Committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at noon.

Please check your IDEA email for information and plan to join!

ThuMay 1 3

Transitioning to Homeschool 1PM

Are you considering homeschooling? Just joining IDEA for the 2021-22 school year?
Learn all about the support services and resources available to IDEA families.
If you’ve been homeschooling for a long time, you’re invited to attend, listen and share.

We look forward to sharing general homeschool information and info about IDEA.

Click here for an invite to the Zoom meeting.

SatMay 1 5

High School: AcaDeca 21-22 Digital Materials Available

May 15th is the planned date for 2021-22 AcaDeca Digital Materials to be available to those interested in the IDEA Academic Decathlon High School Team.
To sign-up and access the materials (when available), please click here to log on to the family side of the IDEA website. 

SatMay 1 5

2nd PR & 4th Qtr Samples Due

May 2021
  • 1 – Senior grades due (for students walking in graduation)
  • 15 – Spring semester Progress Reports due
  • 15 – Fourth quarter samples due
  • 20th – Anchorage & Eagle River Area Graduation ceremony
June 2021
  • 30 – Last day to enter in FAST reimbursements or payment requests for services (activities or internet) that took place from April 1 through June 30
July 2021
  • 1 – Allotment available for new families and re-enrolled families with current and up-to-date paperwork from the previous year (ILP, two PRs, and four sets of work samples)
  • 1 – Requests for funding can be entered into FAST for the new school year
  • 5 – All regional offices closed in observance of Independence Day
  • 15 – Last day for receipt in Fairbanks of supporting documentation for reimbursement or payment requests for activities (or high-speed internet) that took place from April 1 – June 30. (Must have been entered in FAST by June 30!)
August 2021
  • Each office is closed for one day for in-service training; watch your regional listserv and regional calendar for date for your region
September 2021
  • 15 – Individual Learning Plans (ILP’s) due (allotments frozen for families without ILPs)
ThuMay 2 0

Graduation Ceremony - Anchorage & Eagle River

The Graduation Ceremony for areas Bird Creek to Chugiak will be held on April 20th at 4:30 PM

The location has been moved to ChangePoint.  Check your IDEA email for a letter from the  graduation coordinator sent on March 2nd.

Click the links below to log on to the family side of the IDEA website to learn all details.

March 2nd Original letter asking for parents to share if their students are interested in walking during the ceremony.

April 22nd Letter requesting a photo of the graduate and the # of attendees that each graduate expects (as there will be seating set up for family and friends you are expecting to attend) 

April 27th Letter explaining that a photographer will be taking pictures. Gallery Link & Info for Graduation Ceremony Pictures. 

 

ThuMay 2 7

Transitioning to Homeschool 1PM

Are you considering homeschooling? Just joining IDEA for the 2021-22 school year?
Learn all about the support services and resources available to IDEA families.
If you’ve been homeschooling for a long time, you’re invited to attend, listen and share.

We look forward to sharing general homeschool information and info about IDEA.

Click here for an invite to the Zoom meeting.