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Heidi Johnson

Homeschool Workbox System - How Does It Work?

Many people have been using the homeschool workbox system, but what is it really? How does it work and can anyone use it with success? Find out all the answers you...

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Bekki Sayler

A Better Way to Homeschool: Using Notebooking To Add Creativity and

As a homeschooler, how do you demonstrate that your kids "get" what they have learned. Sure you can have them take a quiz or test, but there has to be a better way, ...

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Lee Binz

One of the keys to winning big scholarships is to write really great application essays. The problem with application essays is that they have to be technically perfect, self-reflective essays. I

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012
Lee Binz

Your student may be interested in both the local public university and the expensive private one across the country -- which one is actually cheaper?! When it comes to comparing colleges, it's

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012
Maggie Dail

Spring and summer generally offer more opportunities to go to a home educator's conference or convention. You can spend a good bit of time and money at these events. When you prepare ahead of time

By: Maggie Dail l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012
Gwen Nicodemus

I have homeschooled my kids from Day No. 1. Sometimes people ask me why I do this, and my initial thought is along the lines of, "Why wouldn't I?" Plenty of valid reasons exist to homeschool.

By: Gwen Nicodemus l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012
Bekki Sayler

As a homeschooler, how do you demonstrate that your kids "get" what they have learned. Sure you can have them take a quiz or test, but there has to be a better way, right? There is. Notebooking.

By: Bekki Sayler l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 13, 2012
Lee Binz

Visiting colleges is an absolutely critical part of your student's decision of where to attend. While it is an investment of money and time, it will save you money in the long run. There's nothing

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012
Lee Binz

If your college-bound student needs to find a really big scholarship in order to afford college, finding the perfect fit college should be a very important part of their search. For the bigger

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012
Dr Rebecca Keller

As homeschool teachers, we need to continually think about how we are developing our children's brains. Understanding the importance of neural connections and working to help our children develop

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 05, 2012
Wendy K Kelly

Homeschool laws vary from state to state and province to province. It is legal in Canada and the United States, but the legal requirements can be drastically different. The relationship between the

By: Wendy K Kelly l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 04, 2012
David Ethan

If you're wondering how to keep this summer educational but fun for your homeschooled kids without creating extra work for yourself as teacher, summer classes are a great idea to explore. Maybe you

By: David Ethan l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 04, 2012
Carol A Henderson

Every parent desires to give their children the best foundation. Using a Christian Preschool Curriculum may help you in that endeavor.

By: Carol A Henderson l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l May 29, 2012
Heidi Johnson

Many people have been using the homeschool workbox system, but what is it really? How does it work and can anyone use it with success? Find out all the answers you need.

By: Heidi Johnson l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 24, 2012

It seems to start about this time of the year. Of course, if you have younger children, you may just be starting your homeschooling journey. That is exciting!

By: Donna Ashton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 22, 2012
Dr Rebecca Keller

How do kids learn new information? The homeschool teaching methodology of exponential education works on the principles of how real kids learn real information, even "difficult" subjects like science.

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 20, 2012

This article was inspired by a mom who answered my challenge question. When someone signs up on my site, they are asked "What is your biggest challenge as a Waldorf-inspired homeschooling family?"

By: Donna Ashton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 14, 2012
Tawnee M Hinton

Homeschooling can sound like a wonderful adventure or it can sound like a mountain that seems impossible to climb. Whether you are excited to homeschool or thinking it is something that is not

By: Tawnee M Hinton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 13, 2012
Tawnee M Hinton

Sometimes it seems like the day is over before it gets started. It can be difficult to get the morning started and stay on track. If you have these issues, you may be searching for the way to keep

By: Tawnee M Hinton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 13, 2012
Justin Holzmann

Many parents usually ask the question of which math homeschool curriculum would be best for their children. Horizons, Saxon, Singapore Math are all tried, true and proven effective for math

By: Justin Holzmann l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 12, 2012
Dr Rebecca Keller

For the home school parent teaching science, Interdisciplinary Learning provides an effective way for your child to easily retain information. Improve learning and memory with this new home-school

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 11, 2012
Drew Graham

There are a lot of students who struggle with their studies. When this happens the best solution is usually to hire a tutor to give them some personal attention and help get them up to speed. If you

By: Drew Graham l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 09, 2012
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Heidi Johnson

Many people have been using the homeschool workbox system, but what is it really? How does it work and can anyone use it with success? Find out all the answers you need.

By: Heidi Johnson l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 73 lComments: 0
Bekki Sayler

As a homeschooler, how do you demonstrate that your kids "get" what they have learned. Sure you can have them take a quiz or test, but there has to be a better way, right? There is. Notebooking.

By: Bekki Sayler l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 13, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Gwen Nicodemus

I have homeschooled my kids from Day No. 1. Sometimes people ask me why I do this, and my initial thought is along the lines of, "Why wouldn't I?" Plenty of valid reasons exist to homeschool.

By: Gwen Nicodemus l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

One of the keys to winning big scholarships is to write really great application essays. The problem with application essays is that they have to be technically perfect, self-reflective essays. I

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Dr Rebecca Keller

As homeschool teachers, we need to continually think about how we are developing our children's brains. Understanding the importance of neural connections and working to help our children develop

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Maggie Dail

Spring and summer generally offer more opportunities to go to a home educator's conference or convention. You can spend a good bit of time and money at these events. When you prepare ahead of time

By: Maggie Dail l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Many people do not realize that colleges are recruiting homeschoolers. We often think that because we are homeschooling, we are pretty different and unusual. We wonder how we are going to convince

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Carol A Henderson

Every parent desires to give their children the best foundation. Using a Christian Preschool Curriculum may help you in that endeavor.

By: Carol A Henderson l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l May 29, 2012 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Drew Graham

There are a lot of students who struggle with their studies. When this happens the best solution is usually to hire a tutor to give them some personal attention and help get them up to speed. If you

By: Drew Graham l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0
Dr Rebecca Keller

How do kids learn new information? The homeschool teaching methodology of exponential education works on the principles of how real kids learn real information, even "difficult" subjects like science.

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 20, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Visiting colleges is an absolutely critical part of your student's decision of where to attend. While it is an investment of money and time, it will save you money in the long run. There's nothing

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

This article was inspired by a mom who answered my challenge question. When someone signs up on my site, they are asked "What is your biggest challenge as a Waldorf-inspired homeschooling family?"

By: Donna Ashton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0
Maggie Dail

Ultimately, many parents bring home, the very elements of the educational program that have caused their children to struggle in school. Why? Find out some of the possible reasons.

By: Maggie Dail l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Your student may be interested in both the local public university and the expensive private one across the country -- which one is actually cheaper?! When it comes to comparing colleges, it's

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

This is a big question for every mom who is homeschooling a child around age 5-6. And depending on your child's birthday, you probably will homeschool kindergarten two years.

By: Donna Ashton l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Mar 29, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Dr Rebecca Keller

For the home school parent teaching science, Interdisciplinary Learning provides an effective way for your child to easily retain information. Improve learning and memory with this new home-school

By: Dr Rebecca Keller l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Wendy K Kelly

Homeschool laws vary from state to state and province to province. It is legal in Canada and the United States, but the legal requirements can be drastically different. The relationship between the

By: Wendy K Kelly l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 04, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
David Ethan

If you're wondering how to keep this summer educational but fun for your homeschooled kids without creating extra work for yourself as teacher, summer classes are a great idea to explore. Maybe you

By: David Ethan l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 04, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

True confession - my husband and I did not do a great job planning financially for college. What I mean by that is that we hadn't saved any money - or at least not nearly what you need for room and

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 07, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

If your college-bound student needs to find a really big scholarship in order to afford college, finding the perfect fit college should be a very important part of their search. For the bigger

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
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Mike Walley

One of the saddest sights for us as dedicated teachers and science enthusiasts is to see inaccurate dinosaur themed merchandise. It is depressing to recall just how many of the prehistoric animal

By: Mike Walley l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 07, 2012 lViews: 33 lComments: 0
Maggie Dail

Ultimately, many parents bring home, the very elements of the educational program that have caused their children to struggle in school. Why? Find out some of the possible reasons.

By: Maggie Dail l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Maggie Dail

Spring and summer generally offer more opportunities to go to a home educator's conference or convention. You can spend a good bit of time and money at these events. When you prepare ahead of time

By: Maggie Dail l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Gwen Nicodemus

I have homeschooled my kids from Day No. 1. Sometimes people ask me why I do this, and my initial thought is along the lines of, "Why wouldn't I?" Plenty of valid reasons exist to homeschool.

By: Gwen Nicodemus l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 14, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Home schooling has advantages many advantages over formal schooling. But its success depends on the dedication and motivation of the parents.

By: Sandra Cosser l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 26 lComments: 0
Curt Bumcrot

If you're like me, you keep score every day. When scoring ourselves, we're often more generous and forgiving. When scoring others (and we all do this), we typically place them in one of two

By: Curt Bumcrot l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Many people do not realize that colleges are recruiting homeschoolers. We often think that because we are homeschooling, we are pretty different and unusual. We wonder how we are going to convince

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Homeschool parents have quite a bit of freedom when it comes to creating a transcript. However, there are certain information you need to include but one thing I always recommend not including on a

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 16, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Some people think that a grade is a grade, but there is a difference between the grade on your tests and the grade on a transcript. Many homeschool parents think that if they are using a curriculum

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 08, 2012 lViews: 35 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

What high school records do I need to keep is a common question of homeschooling parents. You don't want to have your house over-run with papers, but you want to be organized and prepared with

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 05, 2012 lViews: 30 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

True confession - my husband and I did not do a great job planning financially for college. What I mean by that is that we hadn't saved any money - or at least not nearly what you need for room and

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 07, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

One of the keys to winning big scholarships is to write really great application essays. The problem with application essays is that they have to be technically perfect, self-reflective essays. I

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Your student may be interested in both the local public university and the expensive private one across the country -- which one is actually cheaper?! When it comes to comparing colleges, it's

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 18, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

Visiting colleges is an absolutely critical part of your student's decision of where to attend. While it is an investment of money and time, it will save you money in the long run. There's nothing

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0
Lee Binz

If your college-bound student needs to find a really big scholarship in order to afford college, finding the perfect fit college should be a very important part of their search. For the bigger

By: Lee Binz l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jun 10, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0

As a parent we often pin the future of our children on every test that they take in grade school. We have all felt that if our students could simply get better grades they would have a brighter

By: Nathan D Payne l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 34 lComments: 0
Carol Topp

Need unique fundraising ideas for your homeschool organization? Take a look at these easy ways to raise money for your homeschool group!

By: Carol Topp l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Jan 30, 2012 lViews: 28 lComments: 0

Many parents who decide to homeschool their children do so knowing that many factors go into their decision, one of which is that their children would not be able to participate in the sports offered

By: Dave Buckley l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 30 lComments: 0
Drew Graham

There are a lot of students who struggle with their studies. When this happens the best solution is usually to hire a tutor to give them some personal attention and help get them up to speed. If you

By: Drew Graham l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 09, 2012 lViews: 48 lComments: 0
Karen Pasqualucci

Here is an introduction to learning styles. We discuss the three major ways in which we learn. This makes the world of difference to how we teach!

By: Karen Pasqualucci l Reference & Education > Home Schooling l Apr 04, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
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