A College Alternative for Homeschoolers

Praxis offers an alternative to college for homeschoolers and other entrepreneurs to launch their careers through apprenticeships and online learning.

  I was compensated for my time to write this post. All opinions are my own and I was not required to write a positive review.   I've talked before about the entrepreneurial spirit of homeschoolers and the way we tend to be out-of-the-box thinkers by nature. As … [Read more...]

Language Arts – Covering the Subject

Is it really necessary to study reading, grammar, spelling, vocabulary, composition, and literature as separate subjects? In our experience, the answer has usually been "no" and being able to combine the different aspects of Language Arts has kept the entire subject more manageable. Homeschooling language arts.

Effective communication skills are some of the most important things students will learn, and will help them be successful in life after high school. Reading well is essential to learning and taking in information; and writing well makes it easier to communicate with others. It's … [Read more...]

What is Unschooling?

What is unschooling? Find out in the homeschool methods series at The Homeschool Post.

  Even people who have been homeschooling for a while might not understand all of the various schools of thought in the homeschool community. If you have been curious to learn more about the concept of unschooling, hopefully this post will answer some of your … [Read more...]