Want Your Kids to Focus Better? 15 Great Desks for Homeschooling

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For some kids, the right workspace can make or break their productivity and focus. Check out these desks for homeschooling that help your child dial in and get their work done. My daughter leap-frogged from couch cushion to couch cushion as I asked her a math question for the fifth time. We had 25 minutes … Read more

Looking to Move? Here Are the 10 Best States for Homeschoolers in 2024

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Thinking about moving? Here are the best homeschool states to choose from in 2024. My eyes started to ache from squinting at the computer screen too long. My husband had job opportunities in a few different states so I spent hours researching homeschool laws. After over 9 years of homeschooling, I’m in it for the … Read more

How to Help Your Homeschooler Make Friends: 12 Things to Try

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Worried your homeschooler won’t have any friends? Here are 12 things to try when socializing homeschoolers. “But if you homeschool your kids, how will they learn to socialize?” Ugh! Raise your hand if you’ve been asked this question before, during, or after deciding to homeschool… *Raises both hands* Well, don’t worry, you’re in good company. … Read more

The Advantages of Homeschooling: 29 Reasons We’re Never Going Back

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Thinking about homeschooling? Here are 29 advantages of homeschooling I’m grateful for every day! Deciding to homeschool my kids is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made for my family. Hands down. Although, when I first started, I had no clue what I was doing. But after 9 years and 3 kids, I can … Read more

15+ Quick Tips for Homeschooling Math: How to Master Math at Home

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Nervous about teaching math at home? Here are over 15 tips for homeschooling math to help make the process easier and more enjoyable for everyone! Math, as a subject, doesn’t have a great reputation. For plenty of parents when they were going through school it was their least favorite subject. If that was the case … Read more

Teach by Dennis DiNoia: The Best Advice for Homeschooling Parents

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Looking for a great homeschooling resource? Check out Teach by Dennis DiNoia and learn how it can help you homeschool your children more effectively. When I was brand new to homeschooling, I read everything about it I could get my hands on. I read countless blog posts and books trying to learn as much as … Read more

New to Homeschooling? Here Are 17 Helpful Tips for Getting Started

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Ready to start homeschooling your kids? There are a lot of things to think about before you dive in. Here are 17 homeschool tips for beginners to help you start on the right foot. It’s a little scary right? Deciding to homeschool can be a big deal. I admit I was definitely nervous when we … Read more

9 Helpful Tips to Choosing a Homeschool Philosophy

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Feeling a little lost choosing a homeschool philosophy? Read over these tips on choosing the one that is right for your family. It can be stressful… You’re interested in homeschooling and have maybe even decided to take the plunge, but you’re still trying to sort out your homeschool philosophy. With so many parents choosing to … Read more

The 20 Biggest Beginner Homeschool Mistakes You Want to Avoid

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Want to make sure your homeschooling year goes smoothly? Here are the biggest beginner homeschool mistakes to watch out for. I remember when I first started homeschooling. I was all starry-eyed dreaming about how amazing it was going to be. And I couldn’t wait to dive in and start enjoying all the benefits of homeschooling. … Read more

Pros and Cons of Homeschooling Kindergarten: How to Decide If It’s Right for You

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Read through this list of pros and cons of homeschooling kindergarten to help you decide if homeschooling is right for your family. I pasted a smile on my face as my friend told me all about the school her child would attend for Kindergarten. But inside my stomach was churning. We were considering homeschooling instead … Read more