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I am a student of Penn Foster.I was accused cheating,because I progressed through the program rapidly.I am fifty-two years old and have worked countless hours for the last five months on my program,to obtain my high school diploma.I was six test away from completing the program when I recieved a letter in the mail stating that disiplinary action would be taken against me.Penn Foster requested that I write a letter explaining how I progessed through the program rapidly.

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I recieved a email that additional testing would be required.I am completing the aditional testing now.Penn Foster is considering these test as make-up exams with the highest obtainable grade a 70%.I had an average of over 90%,but with this testing considered as make-up examinations my average will be only 70%.I thought this program was work at your own pace.

Review about: High School Diploma.

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Rudy

I am a current Penn Foster student, and I would say that you were cheating, as I can see your grammar is really bad. Sorry but that is the way I think.

Sehena
to Rudy Lula, Georgia, United States #1325611

Well your grammar isn't much better. What are your grades like?

Anonymous
Lakeland, Florida, United States #1272055

Haha, it does allow you to use an open book but you can not take too much advantage of it.Starting school online with Penn Foster for me I noticed the worksheets (task) they ask you to do and I wasn't sure if they wanted you to complete them and turn them in somehow or just print, complete, and keep.

So I called and asked to make sure..and the lady told me that it is not a must but she advised me to complete & save them along the way just for exact cases/reasons like this of what you went through.

So basically if a student wants complete courses at a rapid pace then you are going to have to show proof that you were actually reading through and completing things with knowledge you actually learned about/from the subjects in your own words in order to have them fairly give you your diploma.That is why I am thankful that even before I even called and asked I indeed were completing the task worksheets along the way just in case.

Jim Street
#1102212

ive been in penn foster since November 2015 and im wating to take my final.I had 56 test to take.

im a job corps and now there is a pass word that we have to get by our teacher before we take a test. we all have it hear at job corps.

and we all almost got done in a matter of a couple of months.so I wonder what there going to do with us.

Anonymous
to Jim Street Atlanta, Georgia, United States #1203509

But now at job Corps they made it to where I can only take a certain amount of exams then you have to do community service I had to get all my credits and I'm stuck on it cause I don't wanna fail now

Anonymous
#1078296

After reading your review I am sure that you were cheating. There is no way you can pass a college course with spelling and grammar like yours.

Anonymous
#1078294

I was accused also I told them to go right ahead and choose any subject and I will retake the exam and they gave me math and science and I passed again and they owed me an apology. because I was well ahead and they graduated with a 3.8gpa

Anonymous
to Anonymous #1082696

Can you please help me with the biology part?

Anonymous
#1049013

Wow that's crazy that they would accuse you of cheating its only been two months for me and I only have six more test to take I wonder what they will have to say about that

Anonymous
to Anonymous #1102684

Did you graduate ?

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