Bridge Academy offers Spanish as an online class with curriculum supplied by OddyseyWare.   The class has a dual purpose, first of course, is to learn about Spanish culture and how to communicate in the language.  The second purpose is for students to learn how to gain information and communicate in an online class environment.
Bridge Academy students going off to college need to be prepared to interact with online curriculum.  The Bridge Academy’s Spanish class gives students an important opportunity to learn technology skills.
The online Spanish class also allows for differentiation within the classroom.  Students with greater background knowledge in Spanish can move faster.  This allows for greater engagement in the classroom and more personalized learning.  The Bridge Academy hopes to expand this use of technology throughout its curriculum, with Spanish leading the way.