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Planning on Homeschooling Just Like They Did in That Book?

Planning on Homeschooling Just Like They Did in That Book?

Planning on Homeschooling 'Just Like They Did in That Book?' By Linda Dobson In the early years of our homeschooling, one of the few available first-person accounts of homeschooling I read was the Colfaxes' Homeschooling for Excellence (Warner, 1988). While I may have been uncertain about exactly how and what I was doing, I now knew at least [...]

More What I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me During My First Year of Homeschooling

More What I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me During My First Year of Homeschooling

More What I Wish Someone Would Have Told Me During My First Year of Homeschooling By Linda Dobson Wow, there sure are a lot of families considering homeschooling this summer - great for you and your kids! I've spent a lot of years now offering encouragement and information to help make starting homeschooling easier for families just like [...]

Politicians Blame Teachers, Teachers Blame Parents

Politicians Blame Teachers, Teachers Blame Parents

Politicians Blame Teachers, Teachers Blame Parents By Linda Dobson If you haven't been living under a rock, as a parent you're aware that the political powers are blaming teachers for everything that's wrong with schools today. Thanks to a post in Psychology Today's "Raising Readers, Writers, and Spellers" blog titled "A Lack of Parent [...]

Welcome to Your First Year of Homeschooling

Welcome to Your First Year of Homeschooling

Welcome to Your First Year of Homeschooling I'm always happy to hear from people new to homeschooling, so I'm ecstatic right now because new homeschoolers are popping out of the woodwork - welcome to this wonderful community! There's no doubt in my mind that the community is healthy and thriving and growing, a testament to the joy and benefits of [...]

10 Questions to Help Gauge the Quality of Your Child’s Education

10 Questions to Help Gauge the Quality of Your Child’s Education

10 Questions to Help Gauge the Quality of Your Child's Education By Linda Dobson   Does your child awake on weekdays well rested and eager for the day's learning (education) to begin? While it seems to be a standing cultural joke, it's also a lie that all children dislike learning. It's not the learning (they are natural born [...]

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