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APRIL 2, 2013

Homeschooling, Super Easy Backyard Archaeology

In college, I minored in Anthropology which included Archaeology.  It didn't exactly have anything to do with my education major but it is an incredibly interesting field of study!  Recently,…

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MARCH 24, 2013

Youngest Female U.S. Dr was Homeschooled!

  Kip and Mona Harding are the very PROUD parents of the soon-to-be youngest female doctor in the U.S.  And yes--she was homeschooled! If their names are familiar, that's because…

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JANUARY 6, 2013

Roadschooling – a real family’s adventure!

The location of a homeschool is home, plain and simple.  You live, eat, and educate right there in your comfy three bedroom two bath ranch with the same view every day.  As a roadschooling…

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APRIL 10, 2012


In the movie, WE BOUGHT A ZOO, Benjamin Mee (Matt Damon) is a Los Angeles newspaper columnist and adventure writer who, as a single father, faces the challenges of raising his two young children.…

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MARCH 29, 2011

The Chronicles of Narnia Lesson Plans

Just a reminder - The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is coming out on DVD and Blu-Ray April 8, 2011! To celebrate the DVD/Blu-ray release, we have 20 copies of the film…

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JULY 6, 2010

Internship Opportunities

For more high school information visit our main How to Homeschool High School page. Is your high school student wavering about their career ideas for the future? At this age, the possibilities…

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OCTOBER 27, 2009

Homeschooling and Teaching Social Skills

Yesterday, we discussed the difference between socialization and social skills. As parents, we are concerned about and aim to have our children learn appropriate social skills. The question becomes…

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OCTOBER 19, 2009

Nobel Prize for Physics goes to a man that was homeschooled

The Nobel Prize Winners for 2009 were announced this past week. One of the winners of the Noble Prize for Physics was a man who was homeschooled in his younger years, Dr. Willard S. Boyle. …

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JUNE 23, 2009

The Flexibility of Homeschooling

 If you were going to compile a list of all the positive things about homeschooling, flexibility would probably be near the top of your list. I can tell you it is at the top of mine. If we feel…

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JUNE 7, 2009

Homeschool Diploma vs. GED

 Today, the stigma of the GED is all but disappeared. Many homeschool teens turn to the GED as a viable way to verify their home education. However, the GED itself has begun to give students…

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