Real Faith for the Real World Teen Track

Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6 So, you have a teenager. Now what? An amazing opportunity to impact the world! That’s what. Teens are at an exciting time in life when they are about to embark on the adventure of their [...]

Twelve Reasons to Enjoy the Southeast Homeschool Convention

en·joy: inˈjoi, enˈjoi — verb — 1. take delight or pleasure in (an activity or occasion). At the Southeast Homeschool Convention, you will find nothing less than a great line up of speakers, a huge exhibit hall, informative tracks, and spectacular special events. Whether you are a seasoned homeschooling family or considering homeschooling for the first time, the Southeast Homeschool Convention [...]

Yet Another Study Confirms The Effectiveness of Home Education

As far as I know, I first encountered homeschool graduates when I was on the faculty at Ball State University. The ones I met stood out, even in a crowded chemistry or physics classroom. The more I researched homeschooling, the more I came to learn that this was the norm. On average, homeschool graduates [...]

Three Tips for Succeeding with Experiments in your Homeschool

How many of you dread that day on the schedule that tells you get to do a science experiment? You are not alone. Experiments can be messy and complicated. And let’s face it: more than one of us has failed to blow up a balloon by fermenting yeast! Many homeschooling parents consider experiments to be one [...]

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Why I’m No Homeschool Superstar

Homeschool superstars. They’re all over the blogosphere: wildly inspiring women with endless stores of energy and beautifully-written lesson plans. Their kids make elaborate lapbooks, go on exciting field trips, are involved in oodles of extracurricular clubs and activities. Their blog posts are full of glitter and paint, cutting and pasting, and no end of ambitious mama-led activities that make most [...]