The thought of homeschooling can seem overwhelming at first. But like everything, if you take it one day at a time, you’ll find the reward far outweighs the sacrifice. In fact, you’ll discover homeschooling was not a sacrifice at all, but an investment. An investment in your family, your children’s character and your life. Is it hard?… Continue reading Homeschooling
Despite what many might believe, a vast majority of homeschooled children say they have plenty of opportunities for socialization with other children and, as adults, come to excel in all measured areas of adult life, according to a new study. In short, homeschooling works! Study: Home-Schooled Children Excel as Adults Mon, Dec. 28, 2009… Continue reading Homeschooling Works!
It fills me with awe and wonder that each of our children was chosen by God before the foundation of the world. Each was created for a particular purpose- a purpose God ordained in advance that they should pursue. Our children are all unique, created with different gifts, talents, abilities, interests, passions, dislikes, and preferences. All… Continue reading Homeschooling with Purpose
I recently ran into a sweet, godly homeschooling mother. She hesitantly shared with me that she may not be homeschooling her oldest through high school; instead she was considering private school. I could tell she was nervous to tell me, but I reassured her I didn’t judge her decision; after all, if God guides you… Continue reading Do You Want to Quit Homeschooling?
Are you homeschooling from overflow or are you homeschooling on empty? Do you run out of steam halfway through the day or are you able to maintain joy and energy on the journey? God desires for us to minister to our family out of abundance, from the overflow of what He has poured into us. The… Continue reading Homeschooling from Overflow
Is art education the unsolved mystery in your homeschool? It is for many moms—but it doesn’t have to be if you teach art the Charlotte Mason way! Albert Einstein said, “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression.” Charlotte Mason believed art should be a staple in every child’s… Continue reading Art the Charlotte Mason Way!
Below is a list of some of my speaking topics. If you wish to have me speak at your event, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. __________________________ 7 Easy Ways to Integrate the Charlotte Mason Method into Your Homeschool Implementing Charlotte Mason principles and approaches into your homeschool is not hard. You don’t have to toss… Continue reading Speaking
Notebooks are living books—creative expressions of a child’s learning. When our children engage in notebooking, they are uniquely authoring their own book filled with authentic ideas and expressions they will treasure forever. Some people mistakenly believe notebooking is all about writing, but that’s not true at all. While notebooking can and often does include writing,… Continue reading 7 Ways to Develop Writers Through Notebooking
My best selling, award-winning science series published by Apologia is consistently rated the #1 elementary science curriculum. Why? Because my Young Explorer Series is Unique Written by an ACTUAL homechooling mother I wrote my science books as I was homeschooling, testing the concepts, methods, experiments and activities while using them to teach my own children.… Continue reading Jeannie’s Science
I will be sending you tips and tricks for homeschooling the Charlotte Mason way! I hope you find the information valuable and I pray it will empower you to educate with excellence. Click here for the link to your free eBook.