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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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The Middle School Transition

From Public School to Homeschool By Dinah Whitton Making the decision to homeschool can be quite the involved process. Making that decision while your child is already in middle school adds another layer to this important thought process. The...

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Homeschooling & Socialization

Whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been homeschooling for a while, you’ve likely been asked about socialization. Your right to home educate your children provides a unique opportunity to provide a well rounded education. Being in a brick...

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Quebec Update – Notifying and English Eligibility

The Advisory Panel on homeschooling met on August 17th – the last meeting before the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year – and English eligibility was on the agenda. If you’re English-speaking, you may be wondering about English eligibility...

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Confessions of a Messy but Faithful Homeschooler

  By Samantha Cameron Disclaimer: The opinions expressed and statements made in this article reflect the author’s personal observations, and do not imply endorsement by HSLDA Canada or necessarily reflect the views and opinions of HSLDA Canada. Warning: This is...


HSLDA’s work and impact on the new legislation in Québec (Part 1 of 3)

  By Jean jr. Landry, with contributions by Peter Stock, Megen Zelinka and Manon Fortin It’s official. The 45 days to submit our observations and final recommendations regarding the Regulations on homeschooling have come to  an end. Another big step...

Exploring Home Education Methods: Unit Studies

By Dinah Whitton It’s time to take a look at another interesting home education method: Unit Studies. This one is unique because it incorporates a theme into a unit of study. From core subjects to personal interests, nothing is...

Exploring Home Education Methods: Waldorf Education

By Dinah Whitton It’s time to take another dive into the wonderful world of home education methods! So far we’ve explored Century-old methods, like Charlotte Mason and Classical Education; and, even more modern approaches like the eclectic/relaxed method. Now...

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