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Dear Parents of Public/Private Schoolers: What You Are Doing Is Not Homeschooling

With the mass hysteria of COVID-19, schools worldwide are being forced to close their doors. This means an influx of students are now spending their days at home, and parents are being forced to do what they believe is homeschooling. I write this post with all sincerity in hopes to dispel some myths and spread… Continue reading Dear Parents of Public/Private Schoolers: What You Are Doing Is Not Homeschooling

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Homeschooling in Kentucky

Homeschooling in Kentucky is fairly easy and pretty laid back compared to most states. This will probably be one of the most informational posts you'll find that cuts straight to the chase. Bookmark it and come back as much as you need it. What are the most important things I need to know about homeschooling… Continue reading Homeschooling in Kentucky

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How to Prepare Your Homeschooler for an Exam (in 5 Easy Steps)

I know, I know. The word exam is usually a turnoff for most homeschooling mamas. The truth of the matter is, if your children are planning to pursue a higher education, then preparing your homeschooler for an exam is a subject worth talking about. Studying for exams – no matter what subject they are for… Continue reading How to Prepare Your Homeschooler for an Exam (in 5 Easy Steps)

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Should I Teach the Same as Public School? A Homeschool Mom’s Thoughts

I've been homeschooling almost 7 years. That doesn't make me a "pro" by any means, but there are a lot of things I've tried. One of those things was trying to adopt a public school approach in my homeschool, and rightfully so. I say rightfully so because I was once a brick-and-mortar teacher before becoming… Continue reading Should I Teach the Same as Public School? A Homeschool Mom’s Thoughts

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Homeschool Math Doesn’t Have to Be So Hard

I am that homeschool mom. You know, the one who doesn't want things to be too difficult. The one who questions if what my child is learning will even matter later in life. There is one thing I know is important, and that is math. But what I've come to realize is that homeschool math… Continue reading Homeschool Math Doesn’t Have to Be So Hard