Homeschooling

Why Homeschooling Was the Best Decision I Made For My Daughter

<i>My name is Tara Block, and I'm an editorial content director here at POPSUGAR. I was homeschooled up until fourth grade, and since I was too young to</i> …

Parenting

LaVar Ball Reportedly Hires Math, English Tutors for LaMelo's Homeschooling

LaVar Ball will reportedly hire private tutors, with a focus on math and English, as part of his plan to homeschool and train son LaMelo the next two years.<p>"Math and English are his stronger subjects so he can count his money and communicate when it's not right," a source told TMZ Sports.<p>LaVar Ball …

LaVar Ball

School that fought for rights of homeschoolers celebrates 50th anniversary

Clonlara School, a private school in Ann Arbor with international reach in 40 countries, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

Education

The founder of Khan Academy built the ultimate school for kids to work and play together — take a look inside

Sal Khan is probably best known for launching Khan Academy, the free online learning platform that covers everything from art to history to computer programming.<p>But Khan is also leading the charge on another learning revolution: flexible learning spaces.<p>Originally founded as an all-ages school in …

Education

So, You're Thinking about Homeschooling...

Welcome to the exciting world of learning without schooling! You have already taken the important first step in redefining your child's education by …

Foundation for Economic Education

Why Have Homeschooling Numbers Flattened Out After a Decade of Growth?

A number of factors could be at play, from the growth of charter schools and private school vouchers, to economic pressures that made it impossible …

Education

91% of teachers agree that unidentified dyslexia damages children’s self-esteem

The Dyslexia Association of Ireland has released findings from its latest research survey on the experience of dyslexia in Ireland to mark Ireland’s …

News (Ireland)

WHAT TO DO WITH HOMESCHOOL BURNOUT

Jacqueline Wilson, The Homeschool Super Freak, is the #1 bestselling author of It's Homeschooling, Not Solitary Confinement, and is a homeschooling mom, writer, educator, and speaker with over 16 years of experience in the education field. Follow her on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.<p>Talk to any …

20 Fall Special Education Homeschooling Activities

• Fall Candy Science – Ideas on how to use candy corn for a variety of STEM activities<br>• 10 Fall Movement & Sensory Activities – Both inside and outside …

Kids

2017-18 Game Night Giveaways

Date<p>Opp.<p>Time (CT)<p>Item<p>Tickets<p>10/5<p>7:30 P.M.<p><b>Blackhawks Team Calendar pres. by AT&T</b> <i><br>First 20,000 fans</i><p>10/7<p>7:30 P.M.<p><b>Blackhawks Magnetic Schedule pres. by</b> …

Ice Hockey

Worksheets to Help Students Recognize Every Letter of the Alphabet

Letter recognition is an underlying skill for all literacy: in order to read or write in a language, a child needs to know the language's symbol …

Typography

See out-of-district and charter enrollment in your Michigan school system

About 23 percent of Michigan public school students attended school outside their home school system in 2016-17, according to an MLive analysis of …

Education

How to Homeschool for Free (or Almost Free)

One of the biggest concerns for new homeschool parents – or those who’ve gone through job loss or divorce – is the cost. There are many ways to save …

Learning

What Homeschooling Gets Wrong About Socialization, According to a Former Teacher

Homeschooling has recently experienced a surprising surge. There are now 3.5 million children each year being homeschooled, which means there are now more children enrolled in at-home programs than in charter schools. If you're one of the parents weighing the pros and cons of homeschooling, there's …

Education

Slow Cooker Homeschooling

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Genesis Academy offers flexible curriculum for home school students

While the majority of students in Clark County attend Clark County Public Schools or private schools, the community also has a healthy population of …

Education

Homeschool Help: Listening Adds Up To Learning

The Listening Life By Jessica Huseman Sep 12, 2017 11:54 AM<p>Haley Stewart is juggling a lot. For this homeschooling mom to three kids — ages 8, 5, and …

What Homeschool Moms Get Wrong about Socialization

I recently came upon this in an article about homeschooling in Alabama which included some comments about socialization that, as a homeschool …

InterAct

Attacks on homeschooling are short on facts

CLOSE<p>Three Iowa mothers talk about why they home-school their children and how class is always in session.<p>Push to tie homeschooling with abuse deaths …

Des Moines

Why My Daughter Is Learning Cursive (Even Though She Doesn't Need It)

Cursive is being taught less and less these days. It is no longer a needed skill to survive in the US, thanks largely to computers and most of the …

11 Ways To Tell If Someone Was Homeschooled

11 Ways To Tell If Someone Was Homesc...<br>They end every sentence with "Roll Tide!"<br>Submitted by: <b>Pitch</b><br>Regular<br>Keywords: home school mom dad …

Humor

THIS → Inside the strange but educational world of unschooling

When most kids in his age are in a classroom learning angles, Ben Hewitt’s son is making a bow. He’s testing the string and the flex of the wood. He …

Canadian News

10 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Homeschooling Special Needs Children

By Dyana Robbins<p>Our home is filled with boundless energy, lots of love and enough challenges to fill two lifetimes. God has wisely chosen to pack it …

Parenting

Why So Many Military Families Find Homeschooling A Good Fit

The U.S. military’s presence spans six continents, and service can be breathtaking—from assignments in Antarctica to Okinawa—and grueling. It can …

Education

Is Homeschooling Right For Your Child?

Homeschooling is a type of education where children learn outside of a school setting under the supervision of their parents. The family determines …

Education

7 Types of Schools for Children With Special Needs

There are a wide range of options to choose from<p>Your child has special needs, which means (in most cases) that a typical classroom in a typical …

Education

AI-AP | Pro Photo Daily » Spotlight: Rooks, Knights, and Pawns from the World Chess Hall of Fame

Every photographer needs a hobby.<p>For St. Louis-based commercial photographer Michael DeFilippo, it’s chess. Sort of. One of DeFilippo’s clients is …

Photography

Embracing Schooling "Outside the Box"

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Victorian families fight changes to homeschool regulations

Sporting a blue streak through her hair, Victorian mother Mish Baker is an unlikely champion of the homeschooling sector.<p>With three of her children …

Education

The Culture Wars Aren’t The Only Reason People Homeschool

It’s a common myth that homeschool parents wear denim skirts and lock their children in closets never to see friends or develop social skills. It’s …

Education