Category Archives: Homeschooling

Thoughts on our homeschooling journey.

Homeschool Portfolios: Add Some Photos and Fun!

You’re getting ready for a new school year and you’re looking forward to everything but … having to keep records and create a portfolio.  This year, to your homeschool portfolios, add some photos and fun! How do you know what … Continue reading

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Take the Home Out of Homeschooling

I once joked that our homeschool group took the “home out of homeschooling.” That year we offered so many activities that families could be more outside the home than in, if they did everything! For a new homeschooler, it could … Continue reading

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Homeschooling High School: Credits, transcripts, and requirements! Oh my!!

How do I keep it all straight and how do I know if I’m doing it right? Well, the first thing is lots of prayer. Seriously. Once you’ve asked God for His help, then you need to ask the people you know for their help. … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned on the Homeschool Journey_Part 2

Although this post is specific to homeschooling, I hope parents and teachers can find encouragement as well. Lesson #2 You need to have a solid support system of family and friends. With whom can you share your successes and your failures? Who … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned on the Homeschool Journey

When you watch your child or your student receive an award or a diploma, have you ever thought you should be the one up there getting the applause? I have! Although infinitely rewarding, teaching and parenting are hard… really hard. … Continue reading

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