Tips & Resources
Mental Health Check-Up: Tips for Students and Parents
The last year-and-a-half was full of challenges and issues that most of us have never experienced before. In addition to the health concerns brought on by COVID-19, adults and children have had to adjust to being home for prolonged periods away from family, friends, and coworkers. Homes have become our office space as well as […]
Back to Homeschool! 5 Steps to Create an Optimal Learning Space
Homeschoolers have a lot on their plates: from choosing the proper curriculum, creating a schedule that fits your family’s needs, keeping track of your child’s progress, and including extracurricular activities. One essential element that could help make for a successful homeschool year is creating the optimal learning environment. You may be thinking of setting up […]
Back to Homeschool! 5 Easy Ways to Incorporate Outdoor Learning
It’s back to school time! After being cooped up inside for so long due to the pandemic, incorporating outdoor learning is a great way to kick-off your child’s back-to-school learning. The good news is that by following recommended guidelines, you and your family can safely enjoy the outdoors and incorporate learning into your daily activities. […]
Summer Reading Isn’t Over Yet, Check Out These Books!
Reading throughout the year is important for children of all ages, but summer reading is especially important, as kids (and sometimes parents), tend to take time off from school activities. In fact, the Cleveland Clinic found many advantages to reading: “Reading with your children builds warm and happy associations with books, increasing the likelihood that […]
Homeschool for a Second Year or Go Back to School?
I started homeschooling back when the word and idea were not widely known. Now that 10 percent of the U.S. population is homeschooling, I’m asked more and more by friends whether they should homeschool a second year or return to traditional schooling. A survey from the U.S. Census bureau tells a fascinating story about the […]