1- Homeschool benefits
by Jenn Merckling
Homeschooling is a lifestyle. It is simplicity and togetherness…slowing down—having time to play, to discover and pursue passions. It is about family relationships
2 – Pros and cons
by Rebeca Spooner
I have experienced first hand the benefits that homeschooling had on my life as well as the struggles I faced because of it. As a homeschool mom of five, I have also come to appreciate just how challenging it is!
3 – What is the right age to start?
by Trudy Prout
Someone asked me this question on a forum once and I assure you I gave them the best answer I could find. Of course my response was obviously biased and extravagantly tainted with my love of early intervention!
4 – Six ways to get started
by Stacie Nelson
Visit families that are homeschooling. I think this was the most beneficial step I took when I first began homeschooling. If you can, try to visit several families with different philosphies. You’ll soon see that everyone has a unique approach and ideas
5 – Homeschool methods
by Sarah Avila
There is no right or wrong way to homeschool your children. Some families like to do ‘school at home’ which very much replicates a classroom environment, while some are at the other end of the spectrum and ‘unschool’ their children. And then of course there is so much in between
6 – Homeschool mistakes and how to avoid them
When I first started homeschooling I asked a lot of questions and I spent a lot of time researching. I watched my friends and I set out with a huge game plan to rock the homeschooling world. I was going to teach my child better than anyone ever had. I was going to be awesome
7 – Year-round homeschooling
by Mystie Winckler
We can’t ignore the warning signs. We can’t push through it. We can’t homeschool well in burnout mode
8 – How to plan your homeschool year
by Jen Dunlap
Jumping in and getting started is half the battle
9 – 25 ways to rule your homeschool
by Katrina Dyste Oldham
Whether you are a newbie or a seasoned homeschool mom, these 25 practical tips and words of encouragement will keep you trekking along in your homeschooling journey with your chin up!
10 – The benefits of joining a homeschool co-op
by Sarah Avila
If you’re thinking about joining a homeschool co-op, there are lots of wonderful reasons to do so. This is especially true if you’re brand-new to homeschooling. Here are a few reasons why joining a homeschool co-op could be beneficial to your family