The Homeschoolers Glossary: Diagnostic-Government

Did you know homeschoolers have their own language? Well, it is not exactly our own language, but there is a homeschool ‘lingo’. So that you will better understand what homeschoolers are talking about, I am providing this list of 100 words a homeschooler should know. Diagnostic test Diagnostic tests diagnose a child’s educational level. They …

The Pros of Home Schooling

Schools anymore are becoming very, very strict about the behaviors and maturity levels of children. Case example: At the local school which I went to, they now expect at 5 years of age a child to be a young adult and leave behind the world of fantasy and creativity. Atop that, they now have a …

Homeschooling Has Improved with Software Made with Today’s Technology

Best Software Programs for Homeschooling One of the most important tools for homeschooling is homeschool software. You or your children can learn the required school curriculum plus computer skills. I recommend that you first research your state’s legal requirements for home schooling. You will have to file for a “notice of intent to homeschool” in …

Creating a Homeschool Schedule

Oftentimes you will hear homeschooling parents talking about how many hours they need, how often they need to have them and when to fit them in. This is why flexibility is so important here. A lot of new parents tend to overlook this and think that their children should be doing schoolwork the entire time …

Homeschool Curriculum Review

A Closer Look at Some of the More Popular Homeschool Options If you are wondering what options there are for your child’s education and are starting to think about possibly homeschooling, here are some ideas. A Beka Homeschool Based out of Pensacola Christian College, A Beka has gained a very large following of homeschool families. …