How Online Learning Benefits Military Families

“Military students are quickly realizing the advantages of online learning,” says Jim Sweizer, Vice President of Military Education for American Military University.  “In the early part of the decade, the percentage of active-force students taking online or distance courses was … Read the rest

The Power of Independent Learning for Homeschoolers

2 Approaches to Ensure Independent Learning for Homeschoolers

Homework for Homeschoolers

Over the years of my homeschooling journey I’ve met so many other parents also homeschooling.  In the last year that number of other homeschooling parents I’ve met has multiplied … Read the rest

10th Grade Homeschool Curriculum

Looking for 10th Grade Homeschool Curriculum? Check this out!

No doubt, 10th grade is an important year for high school academics. And no doubt, if you have a 10th grade homeschool student, you want to give them … Read the rest

STEAM Ideas for Homeschool

STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities are the hot topic today. Classrooms and community groups are frequently offering classes that hit the STEM topics. I was a little stumped the first time I heard them described as STEAM. So … Read the rest

6 Ways to Use A CHRISTMAS CAROL in Homeschool

“He was conscious of a thousand odours floating in the air, each one connected with a thousand thoughts, and hopes, and joys, and cares, long, long, forgotten.”

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

As a literature teacher, I get to … Read the rest

Thankful for Homeschool Contest Entries

We challenged families to share why they are thankful for homeschool. We were overwhelmed by the talent, effort, heart that poured into our inbox! You made our job of choosing winners very difficult!

THANK YOU to all who entered. At … Read the rest

Top 5 Reasons for Teaching Shakespeare

An April 2015 report entitled The Unkindest Cut by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni states, “A mere 4 of . . . 52 colleges and universities require English majors to take a course focused on Shakespeare. Those institutions Read the rest