2016 Digital Homeschool Convention

Free access to the Digital Homeschool Convention July 22-25. Don't miss the 30+ great sessions to encourage and inform homeschool families. hsbapost.com

  Homeschool conventions are a great way to learn about different curriculum and meet new homeschooling families. Of course the sessions at homeschool conventions can be invaluable as far as encouragement and learning new things. However, due to time and budget … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Encourage Summer Reading

Try these 7 ways to encourage summer reading for your kids. Keep the reading going year round! hsbapost.com

  While you and the kids may be taking a break from formal academics for the summer, one thing you want to encourage year round is reading! Make it fun, get creative, and watch the pages turn this summer! 7 Ways to Encourage Summer Reading Make Reading Nooks- … [Read more...]

3 Indispensable Ways to Encourage Boys to Write

3 ways you can encourage your boys to write in spite of reluctance or dysgraphia. hsbapost.com

  Guest post by Susan of Successful Homeschool Mom   Starting at about age 6 most boys develop the dreaded pencil allergy. The thought of writing even one short sentence about their favorite game can trigger an attack because the sheer amount of steps involved … [Read more...]

If by Rudyard Kipling

If by Rudyard Kipling -- wise words for a successful life. Might be a nice thing to read for homeschool graduation. hsbapost.com

Source: Public Domain   If you can keep your head when all about you     Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,     But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and not be tired by waiting,     Or … [Read more...]

Making it Work — Homeschool and Work

Do you work while homeschooling? Here are some encouraging tips to help! hsbapost.com

  Many families include two incomes: Dad's and Mom's. In the ever increasingly expensive world that we live in, it is sometimes unavoidable. There are also couples that decide that they just like to have both parents work. But how does this look when the family is also … [Read more...]