Review: Sylvan Learning Center Assessment

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With almost two decades of homeschooling under our belts, our family has experienced a variety of learning issues.  Most of them we have been able to diagnose and resolve ourselves. When I marked a recent French test, though, I realized I needed expert help.  Occasionally we all find ourselves in situations where our love, patience, [...]

A Plan in Place Planners for Homeschool

The following is a guest post by Suzanne Doeren of A Plan in Place (Don't miss the discount code at the end!)... A Plan in Place was started because nothing on the market worked for me.  Maybe you've had the same experience.  After all, we are homeschoolers: we are unique; we march to the beat [...]

How to Start Homeschooling

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How to start homeschooling? First, I want to encourage you by saying you are wise to research and seek out counsel. I feel that one of the very best ways to start is by preparing your parent heart. Some of the very best advice, I think, is contained in this article by my friend Kim [...]

The Unofficial Guide to Homeschooling

Are you considering homeschooling for your kids?  Do you feel a little overwhelmed with all the information that is out there?  I did, when we were first thinking about the homeschooling option for my daughter.  I wanted to find unbiased information on the pros and cons of homeschoooling and did not know where to turn. [...]

College Test Prep for Homeschool from REA

College Test Prep for Homeschoolers from REA

With both a rising senior and a rising junior in our homeschool, we are in the thick of college test prep and planning. Enter REA Test Prep with resources to help us be prepared! Lately, we have been using CLEP Biology and ACT Strategy Smart from REA. Just how to use College Test Prep for Homeschool [...]

Homeschool Teacher Appreciation Day

Homeschool Teacher Appreciation Day

A day celebrating you! Today is Homeschool Teacher Appreciation Day. Homeschool Teacher Appreciation Day was started by Apologia Educational Ministries in 2014. This year the celebration is growing! As the 2014-2015 homeschool  year winds down, it’s time to spend a day celebrating YOU–the homeschool teacher. It’s a day for the entire homeschool community! Thanks to [...]

A Plan in Place Homeschool Planners

A Plan in Place Homeschool Planner

Introducing A Plan in Place Homeschool Planners. A guest post by Kim Lopez... Because we are home with our kids all day, every day, organization for homeschool families is not just an option, it’s a necessity. School books, papers, and science kits all need to have a proper place. Similarly, the WAY school is conducted [...]

Homeschool Made Simple by Compass Classroom

Homeschool Made Simple by Compass Classroom

Are you thinking about homeschooling? Are you starting your first year of homeschooling soon? Maybe you have homeschooled a couple of years and hit a bump in the road and need a new approach. Maybe, like me, you are close to graduating your first and have homeschooled for nearly 15 years? Well this homeschool resource [...]