Podcasts: A Treat for Your Earbuds

Podcasts: A Treat for Your Earbuds

15 Feb 2017 If you visit with me you’re sure to hear the words, “I heard on a podcast recently,” come out of my mouth within the first few minutes of our conversation. While in the past many folks followed their favorite blogs, there is now a sweeping move towards...
The Two-Fold Task of Writing

The Two-Fold Task of Writing

1 Feb 2017 In all my years of teaching experience—as a middle school English teacher in public and private schools, as a high school English teacher in the same, even as a homeschooling mother—the most common questions I receive from parents have been these: 1) How...
The Simplest Truths Are the Most Profound

The Simplest Truths Are the Most Profound

11 Jan 2017 I remember many years ago hearing one of my relatives talk about his associate pastor in another city who was leaving to take a church somewhere else. “He’s the smartest man I have ever heard when it comes to the Bible,” my relative said. “He speaks...
Being Flexible in Teaching Math

Being Flexible in Teaching Math

14 Dec 2016 Flexibility is one of the greatest advantages of homeschooling. You can move as quickly or as slowly as necessary for each child to learn the subject. You do not need to stick to someone else’s scope and sequence; you can create our own based on your...