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Why Do So Many Parents Choose Homeschooling?

Why Do So Many Parents Choose Homeschooling? Every child learns in their unique way. Homeschooling affords parents and their children the opportunity to explore their strengths and weaknesses outside of a conventional classroom setting. In the United States, more parents than ever before are choosing this method of educating their children. Over the [...]

2018-10-24T17:33:25+00:00 Homeschool Styles|

Why Attend a Homeschooling Convention?

Homeschooling conventions are a valuable resource for homeschooling parents and should be utilized as often as possible by those who have elected for this great undertaking. We’ve put together three of the best reasons to attend one or more of these events, if you haven’t been entirely convinced already. You’re Supporting the Homeschooling [...]

2018-10-24T17:30:32+00:00 Home School Programs|

What Do I Need to Prepare Myself and My Child for Homeschooling?

The decision to homeschool your child instead of having them attend a traditional school environment was likely one that you made with great care and consideration. However, even the most well-intentioned of parents find themselves scrambling when the time comes to begin the homeschooling curriculum. If you have never homeschooled a child before, [...]

2018-10-24T17:28:50+00:00 Home School Programs|

What are the Benefits of Homeschooling My Children?

Homeschooling is often – and wrongly – perceived as a fringe movement of parents who are electing to take their children out of the public school system. In reality, homeschooling has become increasingly popular in the United States over the past decade. Over 2.3 million American children are homeschooled as of 2018 and [...]

2018-10-24T17:25:47+00:00 Home School Programs|

Why is Homeschooling Exploding in Popularity These Days?

Homeschooling has an interesting history in the United States. While parents have been teaching their children at home for much longer, established homeschool curriculums were not developed until the 1960s. At the time, this wasn’t legal in all 50 states and the homeschooling population consisted of a fringe minority of counter-culture families. For [...]

2018-10-24T17:23:42+00:00 Home School Programs|

5 Tried and True Methods to Help Your Child Succeed with Homeschooling

If you have never homeschooled a child before, getting started might sound intimidating. Are you expected to be a professor-level expert to teach your own child? Will your child do well under this curriculum? How will they experience adequate socialization? Homeschooling raises a lot of concerns at first, but rest assured that these [...]

2018-10-24T17:16:41+00:00 Home School Programs|

Understanding the Critical Differences Between Homeschooling and the Classroom

We all know of at least one critical difference between traditional public classroom education and homeschooling: One is done in an on-campus classroom while the other is performed at home. This simple description of the main difference between the two forms of education does a disservice, however, as it does not adequately explain [...]

2018-10-24T17:14:31+00:00 Homeschool Activities|

Common Homeschooling Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Becoming a homeschooling parent for the first time can be stressful. It can feel like navigating a minefield. You want to make the right choices on behalf of your child, to encourage their independent interests and exploration while ensuring that they remain academically in-line with their peers. Your child is full of potential [...]

2018-10-24T17:12:28+00:00 Homeschool Resources|

Breaking Down the Misconceptions About Homeschooling

Even though homeschooling has become an increasingly popular approach to education over the past decade, there are still many misconceptions that negatively color a person’s perception of this practice. Many of these misconceptions are unfair and downright false, based off of limited experience and little to no knowledge of what homeschooling consists of. [...]

Homeschooling FAQs: What You Need to Know

Even though homeschooling has become a more popular option among parents and their children in the past decade or so, there is still a great deal that isn’t accepted as common knowledge about this practice. More than two million American children are currently being homeschooled, but there remains a shroud of mystery that [...]