Homeschool Year-End Review

Every year I finish the homeschool year kinda lackluster. And you know what? I’m good with that. I recognize it for what it is: a season. (In this post, you’ll discover my approach to addressing the year-end: a Homeschool Year-End Review). Because, seriously, what are the chances I’m gonna love every dang minute of this…

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curiosity and education: how to facilitate it

Two guys played in their garage tinkering with computer stuff for years: they became rather successful. Do you know who they are? You’re very possibly holding their Apple product in your hand. Curiosity and education: we know they work hand-in-hand. A good long while ago, there was also a curious artist and scientist who wondered…

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What about gaps in my child’s home education?

Let’s talk about gaps in our kids’ home education. We can homeschool beyond doubt, uncertainty, and that not-good-enough feeling when we get clear on the question, “What makes you question whether your kids’ education isn’t good enough?” So what about gaps in my child’s home education? These infamous things called gaps: what even are they?…

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How to homeschool with confidence in 5 (not-so-easy) steps

How do you deal with the uncertainty of your homeschool choice so you can homeschool with confidence? First, let’s just assume that there are occasions when we may feel uncertain. Being uncertain is a human experience and we will all feel it sometime. So it’s totally normal that you feel this way about your homeschool…

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How to practically deschool your homeschool

How do you practically deschool your homeschool? This is no easy feat. Why? Because we have education synonymously aligned with the conventional education most of us experienced. There are all sorts of ways we need to deschool our homeschool mindset. If you want to know how a homeschool parent can practically enable an education for…

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A fall homeschool assessment: 9 things I’ve learned

October is an atypical month to discuss homeschool planning and assessment. Typical is at the end of April when the end of a year is near completion, and a homeschool conference is around the corner. Or at the beginning of August when the start of the next year is just around the corner. But October?…

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