Q&A: When Should I Start a High School Transcript?


  When we homeschool, our children often have the opportunity to start working on high school level material much younger than traditionally schooled children. And that can be a bit of mental adjustment for those of us used to thinking of …

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Q&A: How are you using the McGuffey Readers?


Q: You mentioned that you are using the McGuffey Readers. Can you tell me more about how you are using them? A: Before I can really answer this well, let me start with how I came to using them and …

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Q&A: Where to Buy Used Homeschool Curriculum?


Q: Where is the best place to buy used curriculum? A: The BEST place really depends on what curriculum you are looking for.  And it is not always best to buy used curriculum. Now, having said that, being on a …

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Is Homeschooling a Better Choice than Public Schools?

Do you feel that home schooling is better than public schools in an educational sense? Why or why not? This question came up in an interview last year and while this is a much more complex question, here is my …

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Homeschooling

Contemplating homeschooling or just curious? Here’s a short list of advantages and disadvantages to consider. Advantages of Homeschooling Customizable, adaptable one-on-one education Mastery-based education based on child’s own development Shorten academic learning time and more time to pursue own interests …

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