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...
Going Beyond the Classroom: Life Skills for Students

Going Beyond the Classroom: Life Skills for Students

Individual needs are well met in a homeschool environment BY SALLY KEYS When it comes to providing the best education for your child, you want to make sure that they have the best resources possible. That is one of the reasons why more and more families opt for...
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...
Common Core and Homeschooling

Common Core and Homeschooling

This piece is in response to this article By John Munson Common Core is nothing new.  It’s just the latest round of “fixing” public education by proposing new standards, tests, etc.  The modern standardization movement goes back to the Nation At Risk...