Must Haves for High School

Shopping for back-to-school supplies?    The sales ads will attempt to sell you everything except the kitchen sink as a back-to-school necessity.   Here are my thoughts on some intangibles for parents of homeschooled high schoolers, published at Heart of the Matter Online.   Be blessed.

The Eye Opener: Our Partnership (?) with the Public School

 October is winding down, and we’ve finally gotten our first taste of fall here.    There’ve been a number of firsts in the last few months, and perhaps as memorable as any has been our first interaction with the public school system.      The oldest is now beginning the season of college preparatory exams before entering that phase of […]

African-Americans represent the largest growing demographic in the homeschooling movement

My husband sent this article from BlackAmericaWeb.  It has great statistics on our numbers within the homeschooling community, a list of resources specific to African-Americans, and good "getting started" information.  Enjoy! 

Rise in African-American Homeschooling

This is the time of year when many parents of all colors make a decision to educate their children at home.  This is the first of a series of posts designed to educate parents who are considering homeschooling, or are brand new homeschoolers, in some fundamentals of getting started.    Homeschooling, the practice by which […]