im trying to download the recent flash player 11.2 or whatever for school to do the live lessons and its telling me its already updated to the latest one and wont let me do what i need to do for school? and i dont know what to do
11.2 is not recent. It is many many years out of date, and toxic.
Focus on the messages from your school site. (By the way, Flash is going away at the end of 2020, if your course lasts longer than that you should ask what their plans are after that).