Public, charter and private schools around the United States are in the transformative process of attempting to eliminate the digital divide between current common practice and increasing trends towards blended learning and full-out digital education protocols. According to a February … Read the rest
It’s summertime. School is out. No more homework. No more books. Ten weeks of fun and joy for the kids. But is a summertime break really good for your children, or would a summer learning program be more beneficial in … Read the rest
GSN Homeschool Spotlight
What is your homeschool story? What brought you to homeschooling?
When my now 13-year-old daughter started kindergarten is when our homeschool journey started. She was diagnosed with Sensory Processing Disorder at 3 and had severe anxiety around … Read the rest
It’s almost summertime again! Time for parents of school-age kids to start thinking about creating an array of fun, safe, healthy and educational “to do” lists to keep those kids happy and engaged. Parents of school-age children consistently report that … Read the rest
Summer is just around the corner. Once again our schedules will change. If you’re like my family, you’re probably putting the finishing touches on plans. In the works might be trips to the beach or treks to see family. Maybe … Read the rest
I couldn’t even tell you the difference between Marvel and DC before I became a mom. But now, thanks to my four sons, I have the low-down on all the superheroes and their alternate identities and their back stories and … Read the rest
Mastery-based learning (MBL) is a teaching and learning method and instructional strategy first identified in 1968 by education researcher Benjamin Bloom and is defined as an alternate method for teaching students who do not respond well to traditional public school … Read the rest
Perhaps the vision of your children happily learning comfortably at home – in their PJs, no less! – drew you to homeschool. Or perhaps the hope of providing a more academically challenging course of study caused you to consider writing … Read the rest
Accelerate Learning is an online curriculum for students in grades K-12. Accelerate Learning student-paced and mastery-based, allowing students to progress as they learn each concept. They can take the time they need or excel as they are ready.
The lessons … Read the rest
Let’s face it, the logistics of homeschooling can be daunting. There are documents to be gathered and filed, and records to be kept. GSN has what you need to help you organize your way out of the chaos!
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