Posts by Jamie Gaddy

Have your days been easy-going like a Shirley Temple movie or a little like a chapter out of "War and Peace?" I would have to commiserate more with the "War and Peace" reference.  We've been…


Homeschooling can often become overwhelming or difficult when we fail to organize! This is why every month I love printing out a beautiful calendar and adding details so that each of my children…


One of the most difficult things about homeschooling is the record keeping. With all of the quizzes, tests, and other assignments the work can get out of hand. One of our favorite ways to tame…


  When your child is ready to enter high school, it is important to begin to establish goals in order to create an academic and extracurricular activity plan. If higher education of some…


Qualities Employers Want to See In Your High Schooler As your teens think about heading out to the “real world” they should be thinking about employment and what it takes to be employable.…


  Can you believe it's already September, and actually fall? Here in Georgia, it still feels like the middle of summer, but we're longing for the cool crisp mornings, falling leaves,…


Have you started looking into the costs of tuition at your high schooler’s college of choice? If you haven’t, you might want to sit down first. It is truly a life altering experience. Sticker…


Our homeschool students are well trained, well socialized, and well prepared for college… but what if spending a fortune and four years isn’t what they want to do? Apprenticeship may be the…


If you are preparing a high school transcript for a homeschooler, and he or she has used a variety of different materials, outside courses and curricula to complete their coursework, then you…


It’s Back to School time, and we’ve been getting a lot of requests for planning ideas and advice. Homeschool planning is often one of the most challenging yet essential steps of donning the…