Can you feel the spring in the air? I can! And, if you've been around homeschooling long enough, you know that can only mean one thing.... It's almost convention time!
Conventions are great for allowing you a chance to do continuing education, find new curriculum by browsing through book upon book, and getting to interact with fellow homeschoolers.
I will be attending three conventions this year, and I would love to meet you! If you are in these areas, be sure to put them on your calendar and make a point to stop by and say hi!
Of course, I will be teaching classes at all of these, too. These are some of the topics I'll be covering:
YOU are your child's best Counselor! Stay on top of continuing education by visiting a homeschool conference this year.
Conventions are such a great time to get encouragement - and to get your questions answered, too! Look at these fun people I've met in the past. And, I'd love to meet you, too! I love meeting homeschoolers!
I hope you'll come see me and say hello!
The Common Application can be the cause of anxiety for many homeschool families. You get into it and invariably there are questions that you have, as a homeschooler, that might not be as clear as if you were filling it out for a public school student. No worries. I can help you navigate the Common Application.
If you have students that like to use a more textbook-centered approach, like I did, then you'll find that this is a good curriculum for your family. The problem becomes what to do with Saxon Advanced Math on your homeschool transcript. For those of you who don't know, my sons both loved the Saxon math curriculum, and used it against my better
Homeschoolers are often Christian families - and they often include Christian education in their homeschool. Let me show you how to include your study of faith onto your transcript. After all, Christian high schools include faith-based classes on their transcript, and you can too!
How to give high school grades, assign credits, and make transcripts are the top questions I get
During Alex's first week at college, he came home and thanked me for a specific skill he learned when we were homeschooling. Believe it or not, he thanked me for teaching him how to write essays in high school, specifically a quick essay.
Learning to write a quick one or two page, hand-written essay is important for three reasons.