4 Big Differences Between Normal Homeschooling and Schooling at Home During a Crisis

Don't let your perception of homeschooling during crisis shape your view of “normal” homeschooling. Here are 4 key distinctions between these two notions of home education.

No, school at home during a crisis isn’t the same as normal homeschooling. Both technically involve some type of learning at home, but there are some key differences between the two. Today we’re digging into those differences and looking at the misconceptions head on. I can’t think of another time[Read more]

Why Your Kids Need You To Read Classic Literature with Them

Classic books are more than homeschool assignments to oversee. Here's why you should jump in and enjoy classic literature with your kids, whether you're reading for the first time or rereading.

Classic books are more than homeschool assignments to oversee. Here’s why you should jump in and enjoy classic literature with your kids, whether you’re reading for the first time or rereading. This post contains affiliate links; see my disclosure for more information. Before we jump into why your kids benefit[Read more]

The 4 Most Important Life Lessons Homeschooling Taught Me

The 4 Most Important Life Lessons Homeschooling Taught Me

Academics are an important part of homeschooling, but they’re not everything. Here are some valuable life lessons that can impact homeschooled students. One common question I hear homeschooling parents ask is: How can I prepare my kids for college? This isn’t a terrible question to ask. It’s important to prepare[Read more]