College Prep

JULY 16, 2021

Conquering Your Giants to Achieve Success

Guest post by Cameron Grell “I can’t give up,” I muttered. I had been working hard in certain subjects like mathematics and science for years, but I was still struggling here. Memorizing…

APRIL 29, 2021

How to Create an Official Transcript with Accurate Homeschool Grades

Guest post by Lee Binz, The HomeScholar Parents of high school students need to create records that accurately reflect their student, and it can be pretty intimidating at first. You want the…

FEBRUARY 26, 2021

Homeschool High School: How to Prepare for Exams

Guest post by Heidi Rosenberg When you are a student, exams are part and parcel of your academic life, especially as a high school homeschooler! Exams can be stressful and can mount a lot…

DECEMBER 13, 2020

Plan for a Debt-Free College Education

Is a Debt-Free Education Even Possible? Is that even possible? With the insatiable rising costs of higher education, the idea of college for many graduates is becoming a distant dream. Who wants…

OCTOBER 12, 2020

Homeschool Grade Book and Report Card Template

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…

OCTOBER 7, 2020

College Admissions Requirements for High Schoolers

  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…

OCTOBER 1, 2020

Top Job Skills Employers Want to See

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.…

SEPTEMBER 10, 2020

Using AP and CLEP Tests in Your Homeschool

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…

SEPTEMBER 8, 2020

What About Homeschool High School Apprenticeships?

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…

SEPTEMBER 7, 2020

Guide to Giving High School Credits

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…