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Just breathe........

Posted on March 1, 2012 at 5:25 PM

Be selfish, very very selfish because we will all face the same decision soon. Will we homeschool through to high school or turn the teaching reins over to somebody else?

I use to read articles about homeschooling through high school and would quickly glance over them. Sometimes, I would not read them at all{me bad} because that time seemed so far off. I figured by the time we get to high school, someone else would be teaching my sons.

Feeling vulnerable and being concerned that w...

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"Hormonal Teenagers or High Achieving Teenagers? "

Posted on October 21, 2010 at 9:19 AM

I use to fret and worry over what it would be like when I homeschooled my teenage sons. Now that I homeschool two teenage boys I can say my worry should have been time spent elsewhere.

 

Too, before I go on, don't think my life with two teenage sons is quiet, mild and uneventful. It can't be like that when you have a mix of very strong personalities in...

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Homeschooling Highschool - "Did you say 5 or 15 years old?"

Posted on September 8, 2010 at 11:38 AM

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I chuckle when I think back to the time that Kelley and I sat in on our first workshop about homeschooling highschool at a convention. The room was buzzing with lots of families and teens.

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The speaker, though young, was proof positive that homeschooling highschool was possible since he was a recent graduate. Naturally, we plopped right down on the fro...

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Tests, tests, tests - do I really need to do them?

Posted on August 1, 2010 at 4:43 PM

 

That has to be one of the most frequently asked questions of the New Beginnings' Leaders .

 

We do share the reasons why testing can be beneficial with you in our workshops. However, one thing has to be absolutely clear in your mind before we answer it and that is why do you want to test. What is your purpose? What are...

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