• If you’ve homeschooled for more than, oh, probably a week or so, you’ve probably experienced them – the hard days of homeschooling. The kids are bickering. The baby’s fussy. The toddler’s Read More
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  • Moving a family of 5 is no small feat. We have moved many times, but this was, by far, the most stressful! Moving and homeschooling can be a tricky combination! Read More
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Wednesday, 29 October 2014 00:00

Homeschooling on the Hard Days

If you’ve homeschooled for more than, oh, probably a week or so, you’ve probably experienced them – the hard days of homeschooling. The kids are bickering. The baby’s fussy. The…

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What if I choose the wrong homeschool curriculum is at the top of the list of worries for new and seasoned homeschoolers alike.

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Divide and Conquer

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10 Clues You Might Be a Homeschool Dad

We’ve covered how to tell if you’re a homeschool kid or a homeschool parent. This one is specifically for the dads! I know there are plenty of homeschool dads who…

5 Ways to Involve Dad in Your Homeschool

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Super Chore System!

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Monday, 20 January 2014 08:56

I Have a Dream

Watch the full speech Martin Luther King, Jr. made on August 28, 1963: "I Have a Dream."

1 Million vs. 1 Trillion

The Battle of Great Bridge

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 00:00

Help Shape the New Explode the Code!

EPS, the publisher of Explode the Code, wants your help!

Celebrating 1 Year!

New eBook: How I Earned My Degree By 18

Take a journey through art with Sharon Jeffus! In this lesson, you'll learn how to identify and imitate two design styles from the late 1800s to early 1900s: Art Nouveau…

Visual Manna Art Curriculum

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Wednesday, 08 October 2014 00:00

Home schooled students thrive at UA

Sarah Harris, a pre-business sophomore at the UA, said she surprises a lot of people when she tells them she was homeschooled. She is aware of the kinds of stereotypes…

Unschooling: the Future of Education?

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The Public School Parents’ Guide to Homeschool Parents

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