Who The School Is For

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This inspiring, innovative school is for students aged 14–24* who want to study a flexible and personalised British curriculum. Energetic students from the UK and around the world can engage in learning through our high-quality online private school. Here are just a few of the many reasons why parents choose an international school such as Pearson Online Academy UK Global for their children, and some insight into what it’s like being a student online.

* Over 18's are in separate classes to students aged 14-18.

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University-Bound International School Students

There are many reasons why families with university-bound students should consider Pearson Online Academy UK Global. The excellent curriculum of an international school gets students ready for success in higher education and their future careers. The online student can enhance their university application with exciting electives and rigorous coursework in their fields of interest. 

Families who Value Flexibility

Attending Pearson Online Academy UK Global is a wonderful choice for the online student who needs classes and study times to accommodate travel, family work schedules, or other needs, including studying during evenings and weekends or at various locations.

It’s a great solution for students who need extra time to pursue training, competitions and performances, such as dedicated athletes and performing artists.

Location, Location, Location

Being a student online means you can attend from any location with an Internet connection, making Pearson Online Academy UK Global an excellent solution for families in the military or other careers that require frequent relocation. Even during a move, students can continue to learn consistently with their Pearson Online Academy UK Global teachers and classmates. Students receive a high-quality education that meets UK standards and gain Pearson Edexcel International GCSEs and/or International A Levels. 

In addition, parents living in the UK who are not satisfied with their local schools or who live in remote areas choose Pearson Online Academy UK Global for the excellent education.

Varying Academic Needs

With personalised learning and individual attention, Pearson Online Academy UK Global's approach to education is ideal for many children. Students who have done well in traditional schools usually adapt well to online learning with Pearson Online Academy UK Global. Children who have struggled receive the additional academic support they need to succeed, including instruction tailored to strengthen their skills in areas of weakness and the ability to take more time on challenging work. For online students who are advanced, Pearson Online Academy UK Global offers opportunities to deepen and accelerate their studies.

Families Who Value Home-schooling

Pearson Online Academy UK Global is ideal for many families who value having their children learn from home as it provides an outstanding curriculum, which has been designed and developed by education and subject-matter experts. Others may choose Pearson Online Academy UK Global over home-schooling because they need more challenging coursework and the support of professional teachers.

Students Who Desire Enrichment

A variety of challenging international school courses are available to full-time and part-time Pearson Online Academy UK Global students and to those who attend school elsewhere but wish to supplement and enrich their learning with extracurricular activities and a variety of elective choices.