Entries by Ben Drahmann

Visions In Education Recognized With Technology Pivotal Practice Award!

This April, the California Department of Education recognized Visions with a Pivotal Practice Award in the Distribution of Technology category. The Pivotal Practice Program was created to recognize schools and districts who rose to the challenges of the pandemic and continued to provide excellent services to their students. Visions was one of only four schools […]

Visions Partners with Naviance to Provide College & Career Tools to Students

Visions In Education strives to prepare students for life after high school by providing college, career, and life-readiness (CCLR) resources to help students make informed decisions about their future. To better serve our growing community, Visions In Education is partnering with Naviance by PowerSchool to deliver high-quality CCLR resources to our students. Through Naviance, students […]

Congratulations Class of 2022!

Congratulations to our graduating seniors of the Class of 2022! On June 8th, more than one thousand seniors graduated as a part of two different ceremonies in Visions’ biggest graduating class ever! Friends and families were happy to return to an in-person ceremony after two years of social distancing, and the event reflected their enthusiasm! […]

Celebrating Pride Month

June is recognized as Pride Month across the world, a time to commemorate and recognize the history of activism that has paved the way toward a more equitable society for our LGBTQI+ communities.  Celebrated in countries across the world, Pride Month commemorates the 53rd anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Riots, a six day protest in […]

Visions In Education Renewed for a 6-Year WASC Accreditation!

After a successful visit from the Western Associations of Schools and Colleges (WASC) earlier this year, Visions In Education received WASC Accreditation for another six years! This accreditation means that the transcripts and diplomas students earn through Visions will continue to be recognized as coming from a valid institution and will be able to transfer between schools and to universities across […]

Student Spotlight: Aspiring Author Advances at Her Own Pace

“To me, words are a powerful way of bringing others truth and hope and light,” says Eliana Duran. Ever since she first began writing fiction at a young age, Eliana has loved expressing herself through creative and non-fiction writing, even starting her own blog (elianathewriter.com) and working on a few novels in her free time.  […]

Student Spotlight: Next-Generation Nurse Gets a Head Start

Though nursing is a fast-growing profession, Allisyn T. has been around nurses since she was a girl. The daughter of a nurse, she grew up on stories from the ER where her mother worked and looked up to her example as a nurse. As someone with a knack for science, Allisyn naturally chose to follow […]

Classified & Credentialed Staff Appreciation Week 2022

May 15-21 is Classified and Credentialed Staff Appreciation Week, a time to recognize the staff and teachers that support each other and our families every day. Visions In Education serves thousands of students in nine different counties, and our great work wouldn’t be possible if it weren’t for the support of our office staff, counselors, […]

National Charter Schools Week 2022

A Message from Visions Superintendent/Executive Director Dr. Steve Olmos It’s National Charter Schools Week, and I am grateful to be celebrating for the first time as a part of this incredible community of charter school educators and families. I find myself reflecting on the journey that led me here and the tireless work that has […]