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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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Beginning Your Homeschool Journey

With an abundance of homeschooling information available, even researching your options can seem like a daunting task. Curriculums, support groups, provincial regulations, and so much more can be uncovered by one simple online search. Fortunately, you don’t have to...

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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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What do homeschool moms really need?

  Written & submitted by: The Old Schoolhouse® 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...

Exploring Home Education Methods – Unschooling

By Dinah Whitton We can all agree that home education provides a tremendous opportunity for parents to educate their children based on their unique needs. Regardless of your preferred method there are so many benefits to homeschooling. So let’s...

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...

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Exploring Home Education Methods: Classical Education

By Dinah Whitton During our last exploration we examined Charlotte Mason’s turn of the century philosophy that continues to be popular within the homeschool community. This week it’s time to take a look at another well known and similar...

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