Common Homeschool Challenges For Children With Limited Mobility

Common Homeschool Challenges For Children With Limited Mobility

Caleb Brown, a physically disabled 5th grader in Springfield, Missouri, says he wished his teachers knew what it felt like to see the world the way he does. Caleb has cerebral palsy, which is one of the most common congenital disorders of childhood. In fact, Caleb is...
Happier At Home: 3 Ways To Keep Your Homeschooled Teen Happy

Happier At Home: 3 Ways To Keep Your Homeschooled Teen Happy

There is a growing number of homeschooled students in the United States. According to statistics, there were an estimated 1.8 million homeschooled children in 2012, which is an increase from 850,000 in 1999. Some of these homeschoolers are in the 13 to 17 age range,...
Gamifying Homeschool for Older Children

Gamifying Homeschool for Older Children

Do you use games in your homeschool? Games are a great tool for making learning fun and increasing retention of information. Making learning a game, is also know as gamification. Often times we think of games for younger children but guest poster Jeriann Watkins...
7 Highly Effective Study Habits My Teen Uses

7 Highly Effective Study Habits My Teen Uses

My teenage daughter is starting to take some college CLEP tests this past year to earn college credit while completing high school classes. She has had to tweak her study habits to ensure she is ready for the college level exams. She can no longer rely on mom to spoon...
Back to School Tips from My Teenage Daughter

Back to School Tips from My Teenage Daughter

Is your teenager ready for the new school year? Back to school planning can either be fun or a dreaded task. As parents, we want to do what is best for our children and we want our homeschool to run efficiently and effectively. Sometimes we get bogged down in the...
The Ultimate Organized Homeschool Blogs List

The Ultimate Organized Homeschool Blogs List

We have compiled over fifty homeschooling blogs that are up to date and current and organized them for our readers. If you are looking for home school encouragement you will find many blogs here that fit the bill to give you your daily dose of uplifting advice. Many...