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A Foodie Adventure

LoveWithFood.com is the easiest way to SNACK SMART and DO GOOD. It’s a fun and easy way to try organic or all-natural snacks delivered to your front door for as low as $10/month. There’s a gluten-free option available too.

Homeschool Resources Handpicked Just For You

The Back to Homeschool season has come and gone, and you’re probably into your homeschool groove. Are you at the point where you’re considering additional curriculum and maybe fun supplements? Just in case you are, we’ve compiled a list of interesting homeschooling resources you might want to consider.

Where can an accredited diploma take you?

Where can an accredited Alpha Omega Academy diploma take you? Anywhere! Your diploma is your very first resume. It’s the clear path to post-high school success and your ticket to wherever you want to go in life. Best of all, with Alpha Omega Academy, earning your accredited diploma has never been easier.

Oaks Christian Online School – Helping YOUR Students Achieve Their College Dreams!

Students and their parents seeking all the advantages of an online education and desiring excellence in academics with core spiritual values will find Oaks Christian Online School to be an optimal choice.

Win your dream classroom and more!

Educents – the trusted resource for every child’s education is giving away $10,000 in classroom goodies!

Frustrated with Math?

Educents is the first online marketplace for educational products and resources. Discover thousands of educational toys, engaging worksheets, hands-on learning lesson plans, interactive online programs and more, all at up to 90% off! Plus, tons of freebies are added daily!

FREEBIE FEBRUARY Happening NOW

Homeschool.com’s FREEBIE FEBRUARY is in full swing! Have you visited our most popular event of the year?

Our LeTourneau family can’t wait to partner with yours

For almost 70 years, LeTourneau University has built a reputation of quality, ingenuity, faith, and opportunity. Our LeTourneau family can’t wait to partner with you as you consider your options for college!

Carey Offers Ways for Homeschoolers to “Go the Extra Mile

William Carey University is a private, faith-based university in Mississippi. Carey offers a friendly, Christian environment with strong campus life opportunities and numerous academic offerings.

5 Ways Distance Learning Prepares Students for College

Families looking for a distance learning program that will successfully prepare their students for college are encouraged to learn more about Laurel Springs School.

New website to teach the Constitution

Hillsdale College is pleased to announce a new resource to teach about the U.S. Constitution so it’s engaging and enjoyable for students of any age. It is the new Constitution Reader website: constitutionreader.com!

We’re Method Test Prep – and we’re here to help.

Method Test Prep offers an amazing selection of prep resources to help your students succeed. They invite you to learn more about their company, and sign up for weekly updates on classes, exams, and tips.

Prepare Students for College Academics and Life

The University of Nebraska High School (UNHS) is celebrating its 85th year of service to students worldwide by providing you with resources to improve your student’s confidence for college and online courses. University of Nebraska High School celebrates 85 years with resources for you and your student.

Free Bible DVD

With this FREE DVD, the children in your family will be transported back to the ancient world, where they’ll join a group of friends whose lives are forever changed as they recall the great stories of the Bible, including Moses and the Exodus and The Last Supper!

Focused on helping YOUR students achieve their college dreams!

The school year is off to a great start – students are up and running in all their college prep, honors, and AP classes, and things are going really well! Now, it’s time for some students to begin thinking about college…Are your kids attending an online high school that will truly help them (and you) with the college selection and application process? Oaks Christian Online School (OCO) is focused on helping students work towards and achieve their college dreams!

Earn College Credit

A CLEP* exam is the easiest and most affordable way to earn college credits—and REA’s extensive library of CLEP* test preps can help students succeed! Accepted by more than 2,900 colleges and universities, each passed exam earns from 3-12 credits, saving hundreds of hours of classroom time and thousands of dollars in college tuition. Millions of students have used this program to achieve their educational and career goals.

Curriculum for $15 or Less!

Educents is the best daily deal site featuring top educational products at 30-90% off! Many for $15 or less!

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A Flash-Sale Site for Educational Products & Curriculum with New Deals Listed Daily!

Hi! We’re Method Test Prep and We’re Here to Help!

We know you have a lot on your plate as a homeschool parent – and if your child is in high school, that plate is growing even fuller. College prep isn’t always easy, but fortunately Method Test Prep has an easy way to help your child prep for the SAT or ACT. Best of all, much of what they offer is FREE!

Get Accepted to the College of Your Choice!

CollegeStartOnline provides one-on-one university and college admissions assistance including personal and supplemental essay writing, college search & strategy, interview coaching, resume building, counseling, guidance with independent research projects, and much, much, more. Plus, CollegeStartOnline has extensive experience helping homeschooled students!

Homeschool.com’s Summer Freebie Extravaganza, Part II

We’re happy to announce, The Summer Freebie Extravaganza is a HUGE hit! As of today, many freebies are on the page, and many more are in the queue. The freebies include FREE trials, FREE year-long subscriptions, FREE Kindle e-books, FREE printables, FREE travel guides, FREE books, FREE downloads, plus so much MORE! 

Teach Kids to Write in Just 10 Minutes a Day. Yes, Really!

The greatest benefit of The Writing Course is that kids don’t learn to HATE writing, they learn to ENJOY it. Honestly, it is especially the tedious rule-obsessed grammar that quenches the spirit in a child (or adult). Adding The Writing Course to your curriculum will allow your child to embrace the freedom that comes with really “getting” what language and writing is about. You’ll also know how to teach kids to write in 10 minutes a day.

Prevent Summer Brain Drain!

Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys…) at 30-90% off!

One Month Trial–More Than 60 Courses!

Does your student need a class in Middle School Physical Science, Organic Chemistry, English Grammar, AP Statistics, Music Theory, or perhaps SAT test prep? Perhaps you’re interested in Wordpress or Adobe Illustrator? Educator.com classes are ideal for both teens and parents!

Affordable Ivy League Tutors – Just a Click Away

Allow your child to explore new, challenging subjects in a safe, one-on-one tutoring environment with InstaEDU. Whether your student wants to learn more about statistics or dive into computer programming, InstaEDU’s tutors can help him or her learn and understand complex subjects in a fun, social way (and you won’t have to teach yourself to code).

Travel the World and Get a College Education–All at the Same Time–it’s Possible!

If you can take your college classes in the comfort of your home–why not from your apartment in Bangkok or from a busy hostel in Mendoza, Argentina? Rent and food in these areas are cheaper than in most U.S. cities and car and auto insurance aren’t necessary (think walking and riding a bike). Due to the cost-of-living, taking classes abroad might be cheaper than taking them at home!

Does College Have to Be So Expensive?

Developing a full-fledged college prep plan is the best way to make college affordable. Period. Missing even a single step can add thousands to your total cost. Fortunately, answers to many of your questions can be found at RSC Your College Prep and Financial Aid Expert’s free web events. Signing up now is one step you can take to pay for college.

If You Think College is Just About the Degree Don’t Watch This Video

Truth be told, I wasn’t homeschooled. But looking back on my own educational experience, I can tell you this–I have homeschool envy. The ‘conveyor-belt’ didn’t work for me when I was a student but now I know why.

College Financial Planning

If your child is in high school, your family may be preparing for the college application process. One aspect of the college admissions process that can feel confusing for some families is financial aid. There are many types of financial assistance for college, including need-based aid, merit scholarships, and grants. The School Counseling department at Laurel Springs is dedicated to helping our students and their parents navigate the process of applying for financial aid.

If You Think College is Just About the Degree Don’t Watch This Video

Truth be told, I wasn’t homeschooled. But looking back on my own educational experience, I can tell you this–I have homeschool envy. The ‘conveyor-belt’ didn’t work for me when I was a student but now I know why.

The Three Q’s About College

How do I prepare my child for College? What are colleges really looking for? How I can afford it?