College Launch [Virtual] Convention - Last Week!

College Launch [Virtual] Convention - Last Week!
Did you enjoy the first week of my College Launch [Virtual] Convention? If you have, then you're in for a treat! There is more to come this week!If you missed getting to learn from some great homeschool experts, never fear! I have more classes that you won't want to miss this week.Get expert advice to prepare your teen for life after high school. T...
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The HomeScholar 2017 Impact Report

The HomeScholar 2017 Impact Report
I just wanted to take a moment to say thank you! I've been taking a look back on my 2017 year at The HomeScholar so I could add it to my "about us" page. What an exciting year! I am thrilled that we launched our new, beautiful website and live chat. So a big THANKS to you for being part of my journey!I love helping parents homeschool through h...
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Lee Binz, The HomeScholar
Thanks so much Jessica! What a kind thing to say! Blessings, Lee
Saturday, 17 February 2018 20:48
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February Homeschool Calendar Reminders

February Homeschool Calendar Reminders
Each month there are reminders that will help you in your homeschool journey! Have you looked at the calendar for February? Are you on track?Middle School: Learn why homeschooling works. Yes, even for the high school years! The Purpose of Middle SchoolFreshmen: If you haven't already, start working on your child's high school records. Need hel...
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Training Teens: Prepare for Independent Living

Training Teens: Prepare for Independent Living
One day, someday, our children will be living on their own. They will sink or swim based on the skills we have given them, and their ability to adapt as adults. This basic checklist of independent living skills will help you identify what may still need work. They will leave home with or without these skills, so try to cover them over the four...
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention - This week!

College Launch [Virtual] Convention - This week!
In the midst of homeschooling high school, it can be easy to forget the purpose of what you are doing. You homeschool children, but you launch adults. To help you prepare your child to go out into all the world and make it a better place, I've collected a panel of experts for a mid-winter virtual convention.How would you like some expert advice to ...
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Send Thank You Notes by Email to Demonstrate Interest

Send Thank You Notes by Email to Demonstrate Interest
Each time you and your child interact with a college, the student should send a "Thank You" note by email within a few days of their visit.In the past, these were traditionally snail-mail letters, but now we have a powerful weapon: email. Whereas a mailed thank you letter ends a conversation, an email thank you will continue the conversation w...
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Jodie Masella
This is great information! Thank you!
Friday, 16 February 2018 04:25
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College Launch [Virtual] convention: Speaker Lee Binz

College Launch [Virtual] convention: Speaker Lee Binz
​By now you know about my upcoming online, virtual, homeschool convention! I will be speaking, too! Please join me for the final presentation of the College Launch [Virtual] Convention!Register for Lee Binz's workshop Here Register - Lee Binz ​By now, I'm sure you know who I am and what my mission is. However, if you are just finding me, l...
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[Free Book] Planning High School Courses

[Free Book] Planning High School Courses
There are two kinds of parents who consider homeschooling high school. Some parents ooze confidence and super-human academic and organizational capability. They often have near-perfect children, compliant in every situation. They have plenty of time to digest detailed information about high school. They thrive off research, and enjoy learning the n...
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February Newsletter Giveaway

February Newsletter Giveaway
Time Travel: Writing Historical Fiction ($49.95 value)Our partner this month is Susan Evans with Hands on Learning. Susan is donating a great, historical writing package, where kids travel through time while writing about their adventures! Time Travel: Writing Historical Fiction is an online creative writing course for kids. With costumes and ...
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Woody Robertson

College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Woody Robertson
It can be a bit overwhelming to think about life after homeschooling high school. Let's spend some time together in February, gearing up for that upcoming season of life! This is a free convention with expert guest speakers, all from the comfort of home. Join me to hear Woody Robertson speak at the College Launch [Virtual] Convention, on ...
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Andrew Pudewa

College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Andrew Pudewa
When you are homeschooling high school, you need to be thinking about what comes next - the launch! Join me to hear Andrew Pudewa speak at the College Launch Virtual Convention for Parents and Teens, on "Strategies for Winning the College Writing Game."Register for Andrew Pudewa's Workshop Here Register - Andrew Pudewa Spend some planning time ...
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Dr. Dale Callahan

College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Dr. Dale Callahan
​How would you like some expert advice to prepare your teen for life after high school? I've got you covered! I'm planning a huge, FREE, online convention in February, with some great speakers! Join me to hear Dr. Dale Callahan speak at the College Launch [Virtual] Convention, on "How to Find Your Calling" and "Entrepreneurship After High School."&...
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How to Submit Your Comprehensive Homeschool Records

How to Submit Your Comprehensive Homeschool Records
After all the blood, sweat, and tears of creating comprehensive homeschool records, you have to submit them to colleges in order to reap the rewards. There are three ways to submit thorough homeschool records to colleges.1. Upload to the Online Application FormThe Common Application Form. The Common App has a place for parents to upload transcripts...
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Dr. Jay Wile

College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speaker Dr. Jay Wile
I'm having a huge FREE online convention in February with great speakers! Join me to hear Dr. Jay Wile speak at the College Launch [Virtual] Convention.I've been getting lots of questions about preparing teenagers for life after homeschooling - whether that's college or career or whatever life brings. To answer those questions, I encourage you...
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Lee Binz, The HomeScholar
Yes, I agree, he's a wonderful teacher! I'm really looking forward to his class. Blessings, Lee
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 15:36
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College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speakers Hal and Melanie Young

College Launch [Virtual] Convention: Speakers Hal and Melanie Young
Attending this free convention with your teens will be best thing you do all winter!  Join me to hear Hal and Melanie Young speak at the College Launch [Virtual] Convention and get a jump on your big picture plan!  Register for Hal and Melanie Young's Workshops Here. Register - Hal & Melanie Young ​In the fictional town ...
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