Parents home schooling their high school students in the Memphis area have a number of choices of where to enroll their students. Our family has always enrolled with Gateway Christian Schools on Macon Road in Memphis. With Gateway Christian Schools’ total home education program, our family is able to choose our own curriculum, subject to […]
“There’s more than one way to learn at home, but not all of it is home school,” said Rachel Schleif in her The Wenatchee World article, “Home-school definition, identity blurs with new programs,” in which she outlined the ongoing controversy over homeschooling terminology and regulations. In Helen Hegener’s June 25, 2010 HEM commentary, “Outlived Our […]
There has been much debate in homeschool circles over the past couple of years about whether families using virtual programs like K12 or the Connections Academy, offered through the public schools, are truly homeschoolers. Some of these discussions result in hard feelings, and leave many parents asking, “Why can’t we all just get along?” As […]
The country’s economic downturn has put quite a few families in a financial bind, which means they have to decide where they want to cut back on expenses. For homeschooling families it can mean having to decide between a high price curriculum, making your own curriculum, or using a free curriculum that can be found […]
Most of my homeschooling friends on facebook are talking about their curriculum plans for the year.