How to Prepare for Homeschooling

For some students, conventional schooling might just not work. There are many reasons for this, but bullying and learning disabilities stand among the most popular reasons. For these students, perhaps a more tailored, milder, and more monitored method such as homeschooling would be the better choice. However, switching from conventional schooling to homeschooling is [...]

How to Start Homeschooling

Deciding that you and your child are going to work on a homeschooling program is one of the biggest decisions of both your lives. This approach to teaching gives you a lot of flexibility over traditional K-12 institutions. You can set the pace, schedule, and tone that’s right for your children. The idea [...]

Here are Some Clever Ways to Save Big on Your Homeschooling Budget

Homeschooling doesn’t have to be an endeavor that pushes you to your financial limits. In fact, some parents and guardians have found a way to make homeschooling incredibly inexpensive, perhaps even less expensive than purchasing school supplies for a conventional student. While you might feel compelled to spend big bucks on all the bells [...]

When Should You Consider Homeschooling for Your Children

Education is the first step in a child’s future development. However, because each child develops differently, conventional schooling education might not be the perfect fit-all solution. A newer and more approachable method called homeschooling has risen in popularity in the recent years, touting to give students the same level of education and social [...]

Benefits of a Home School Education

Giving your children home school education is no longer an anomaly in the modern world with more and more parents choosing homeschooling over conventional schooling. However, even though homeschooling has already proven its effectiveness, many parents are still put off by the idea because they fear that their children will not develop as good [...]

Reasons to Home School Your Children

Deciding to home school your children isn’t an easy choice. After all, homeschooling is the unorthodox way of teaching as the vast majority of kids are going to school on a daily basis. Nonetheless, there are several reasons that might sway your mind toward homeschooling. It’s no coincidence that deciding to teach your kids [...]

Homeschool Environments Don’t Have to Lack Discipline

There is a problem that many who choose to homeschool face, and that is struggling to maintain a sense of discipline and personal accountability in their children. The flexibility afforded by a homeschooling curriculum is one of the greatest appeals of the homeschooled approach. Unfortunately, this can also be perceived as a drawback, especially [...]

How to Deal with Homeschool Critics

Though people are slowly starting to come around to the practice and benefits of homeschooling, the decision to homeschool remains a fairly controversial one. There are a lot of misconceptions and outright myths surrounding homeschooled children and their educators. These fuel a lot of the negativity that home-educating families receive as a response to [...]

Is Homeschooling Right for You?

Choosing whether to homeschool your kids or put them in a traditional, brick and mortar school is a tough decision. There are so many factors to consider. Homeschooling requires time and investment from parents, as well as kids. If you are struggling to find out whether or not homeschooling is right for your family, [...]

Homeschooling Can Foster Social Skills

Socialization is one of the biggest apprehensions parents struggle with when considering homeschool for their kids. The stereotype that homeschooled children are not as socially adept as non-homeschooled children is coming closer to being debunked as research is released. Homeschooling can actually give your children a chance to be socialized in a healthier fashion. [...]