LEARN, EXPLORE & SOCIALIZE
What are Pods?
Pods are small gatherings of students who regularly meet in person to work
together on lessons, classes and activities provided by our School.
Under the supervision of a guardian, a parent or several parents, students receive
a high-quality, accredited and engaging education alongside their peers.
100% ONLINE | GRADES K-12 | ACCREDITED
What are the benefits of pods?
Make positive connections
with teachers, peers and other
families in the community
Excel with a set structure
Get support from a close-knit
group of peers, plus individualized
attention from tutors and mentors
Learn with fewer distractions
at a designated location, ranging
from a parent’s home to a church
or community center
Take field trips for group
Enjoy a hands-on learning approach
that goes beyond the classroom
Join a pod or start a new one!
With American Virtual Academy, students always get options in their education—and our pods are no exception! Students can either join a pod we have already organized or form a new pod and work alongside us.
Either way, students learn with an award-winning digital curriculum and get individualized support from a pod community to successfully navigate their education.
How are pods organized?
No two pods are the same! But often, they are organized with:
Why join a Pod?
Our pods are ideal for families and students who: