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Finding an Extraordinary Education in the Ordinary

Finding an Extraordinary Education in the Ordinary

by Louise Frazer Circumstances have thrown you and your children together under the same roof and as everyone scrambles to cope, you may wonder how to keep working, maintain order, and good family relations while largely confined for an...

Boy and Mom doing schoolwork Exceptional Needs and the Future

Exceptional Needs and the Future

By Dinah Whitton Home education is just as much about the end goal as it is about current success. Even while you’re in the thick of parenting, it’s always a good idea to prepare for your children’s future along...

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Signs of Dyslexia

The process of child development is as interesting as it is complex. Each child is unique and how they develop will vary. However, when additional challenges arise parents are naturally concerned and try to find answers. In particular, it...

Adventures of a New Homeschooler Continues

Adventures of a New Homeschooler Continues

By Dinah Whitton Preschool and Kindergarten – Take 2 It’s our fourth year on this eventful home education journey and there truly isn’t a dull moment. Four years ago we pulled our daughters out of public school (grades 3...

The Benefits of Homeschool Conferences…with teenagers!

By Dinah Whitton Spring is finally in the air – birds are singing, temperatures are rising and homeschool conference season is in full swing! Four years ago I attended a home education conference for the first time to learn...

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In Focus

One Family’s Triumph over ADHD and Dysgraphia By Louise Frazer Learning disabilities are taxing for both the parent-educator and the child, and sometimes discouragement prevails. In the midst of their struggles, some families wonder, as they weigh the pros...

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The Adventure Continues – Homeschooling through high school

  By Dinah Whitton I’ll be the first to admit that parenting teenagers is certainly not for the faint at heart. Sometimes it feels equivalent to having regular root canals and other days it’s a walk in the park....

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The Adventures of a New Homeschooler Continues!

By Dinah Whitton Although we’ve just begun our third year of homeschooling, I still have a lot to learn. It’s hard to believe not that long ago I wrote about my family’s incredible transition. With tumultuous tween and teen...

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Middle School Mayhem

Navigating through the Change with Home Education By: Dinah Whitton Parents of middle school children are often caught off guard during this poignant developmental stage. Home educators can take advantage of having more time to observe their children and...

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