Reflections of a Retired Homeschool Mama

Reflections of a Retired Homeschool Mama

Fall 2017 / by Ivey Deitz As many of you are planning out a new school year, excited, anticipating what lies ahead, I am reflecting on my years of homeschooling. It has been a full year since I closed our homeschool (at the time of writing this article.) We graduated...
In Over Your Head?

In Over Your Head?

Fall 2017 / by Jessica Frierson Do you feel like you are in over your head? Even after homeschooling for over seventeen years, I still have this experience. Sometimes I feel like my little boy sitting in this great big red chair. This homeschooling thing is so big,...
It All Started with Annie

It All Started with Annie

Fall 2017 / by Dave Dentel Though not exactly dying to start a film career, Abigail Parker Brown did recently use her hard-earned acting skills to play dead. The otherwise lively homeschooled seventeen-year-old donned pale makeup and a lifeless expression as an extra...
Dark to Light—Rough to Smooth

Dark to Light—Rough to Smooth

Fall 2017 / by Diane Helfrich Are you a new homeschooler beginning your first year, questioning if you have made the right choice for your family? Maybe you are moving into the high school years for the first time, fearing that you will ruin your child’s chances for...