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Rest in Peace, Fears About Socialization

Rest in Peace, Fears About Socialization

No other aspect of homeschooling has garnered more attention, commentary, and criticism over the years than the socialization of its children. I can't believe anyone really thinks we make the decision to homeschool so we can lock our children in closets, chain them to the kitchen table, or otherwise see to it that they don't interact or [...]

Your Family’s Homeschooling Options by Mary McCarthy

Your Family’s Homeschooling Options by Mary McCarthy

The following piece by veteran homeschooler Mary McCarthy explains the different programs and approaches that utilize the term "homeschooling" to help your family as you begin to explore what your family might want to do with an educational option to public school. This basic outline should help save you a lot of time. As Mary suggests, it's [...]

One of Homeschooling’s Benefits for Parents: You Can See Clearly Now

One of Homeschooling’s Benefits for Parents: You Can See Clearly Now

You Can See Clearly Now by Linda Dobson Don't let what you're being get in the way of what you might become. - Harry Palmer My initial reasons for entering the world of homeschooling revolved solely around my children. I saw an opportunity to spare them from spending many adult years shaking off the condition­ing that would limit their [...]

Libraries Still Keep Homeschooling Affordable for Families

Libraries Still Keep Homeschooling Affordable for Families

When I was homeschooling three kiddos, we loved our library in Saranac Lake, New York. I'd keep track of the grand total of books we checked out - only by number of books, not names. When it came time to return the books, it was almost routine to gather, say, 42 books, only to look at the list and see we needed to return 43. Even today looking [...]

Anyone Can Live the Learning Lifestyle (Or How to Walk Like a Homeschooler)

Anyone Can Live the Learning Lifestyle (Or How to Walk Like a Homeschooler)

Ready for a big secret? Chances are great that you're looking at this blog to find out just what you need to do to or for your child to improve her school performance. In reality, much of what is necessary for your child's betterment depends more on changes for you, the parent, and how you create the lifestyle to support improved academic [...]

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