A new kind of online learning

GOA offers high school students the chance to explore topics they care about in a highly collaborative, global learning community, building the skills they'll need for college, career, and life.

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The GOA Student Experience

Passion-Based Courses

GOA students learn about relevant, real-world topics they might not otherwise be able to at school.

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Global Connections

GOA classes are small. Students work with a caring, expert teacher from a member school and get to know and collaborate with peers from around the world.

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Flexible, Independent Learning

GOA classes are mostly asynchronous: teachers design the coursework and calendar, and students work on their own schedules, gaining important independent learning skills along the way.

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Why be a GOA student?

Explore topics you care about
With peers around the world

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