Dear Younger Me

Dear Younger Me

As I stand on the verge of another school year, I can’t help but reflect on the incredible journey I’ve taken down this path called homeschooling. After a decade and a half, I’m amazed at how far I’ve come and how much I’ve grown. It hasn’t been easy, but the things...
Homeschool Lesson Planning

Homeschool Lesson Planning

As the summer days start growing shorter, we start looking at the calendar and thinking about lesson plans for the new school year. Lesson planning seems like a daunting task for many of you. You may not know where to start. You might be nervous about figuring out how...
Reflections of a Retired Homeschool Mama

Reflections of a Retired Homeschool Mama

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 our last son at the NCHE...
NC DNPE Update

NC DNPE Update

The NC Division for Non-Public Education (DNPE) has implemented a major change in their school database that affects homeschools. This change–to a real-time database–will make a dramatic improvement in the efficiency of DNPE operations and provide better...