Pros and Cons of Home Schooling

Pros and Cons of Home Schooling

    What are the main Pros and Cons of Home Schooling? If you are trying to decide, it helps to look at a list of Pros and Cons and look at discussions of the various positive and negative aspects of home schooling. Here are some to consider. The Pros of Home...
A Guide to Various Different Learning Theories

A Guide to Various Different Learning Theories

Learning Theories are Varied and Here’s a Few to Get Started Educational theorists, from philosophers like Socrates and Rousseau to researchers like Howard Gardner today, have addressed theories of learning. Many of their ideas continue to influence...
Natural Ways To Improve Focus

Natural Ways To Improve Focus

The number of American children being homeschooled is currently thought to be around 3.5 million. The reasons for homeschooling are different for every family but often include the chance to implement child-lead interactive learning in a 1:1 situation.  However, even...
My Homeschooling Story

My Homeschooling Story

by Jennifer Eager My eldest daughter was four years old, and she was reading. Not memorizing a story and parroting back, not sight reading three letter words and laboriously sounding out others. Reading. She could pick up any children’s book and read it, cover...
Why Homeschool?

Why Homeschool?

Families have been homeschooling since the dawn of time. The reasons we do so now are varied yet we are all under the same umbrella of home educating our children. Over the years the trends change and homeschool group notice an influx at certain times of the year or...