MYTH: Students who attend online schools lack socialization and social skills.
FACT: In addition to interacting online in classes and clubs, students at Georgia Cyber Academy (GCA) have the opportunity to interact in person in many clubs, and academic and social outings. These outings and activities may include trips to museums, skate parks, zoos, clubs, student government, and graduation ceremonies for graduating seniors.
MYTH: Online schools don't meet the curriculum requirements for public schools.
FACT: GCA is a public school that happens to operate outside of a traditional classroom setting. It's As public school students, children will be expected to spend a certain amount of time each day engaged in schoolwork. They will also be required to take standardized tests mandated by the state of Georgia. GCA students also have district-approved graduation requirements aligned to meet state university admission standards. The curriculums used have been developed by experienced educators and offer students a quality education.