education

  1. Children's School & Education

    Which states are best for homeschooling?

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    Homeschooling is legal in all 50 states in the U.S., however, each state has different levels of regulation and guidelines. Deciding...
  2. Children's School & Education

    The art of homeschooling boys

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    There is definitely an art to homeschooling boys. I'm no expert, but having homeschooled four boys for the last 10 years, I have...
  3. School & Education

    How to help your child with school without overdoing it

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    It's extremely beneficial for parents to be involved in their child's education, as long as they don't overdo it. We have several...
  4. Children's School & Education

    How to partner with your child's teacher

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    Studies show that parental or familial involvement in a child’s education can make a significant impact on that child’s success in...
  5. Children's School & Education

    Homeschool record keeping

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    Homeschool record keeping can seem like a daunting task and is usually pushed to the curb for as long as possible. Record keeping is...
  6. School Age Kids

    Unique ways to get your child reading

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    This school year, your child will be expected to practice reading at home. If your child struggles with spending quality time with...
  7. Preschoolers

    What is a HighScope approach to preschool?

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    Children who love to plan a project from start to finish, or love to see how one concept can apply to multiple areas and situations...
  8. Children's School & Education

    Ron Paul launches homeschool curriculum

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    Ron Paul is a familiar and polarizing name in American politics. While the longtime Congressman from Texas and former Presidential...
  9. Preschoolers

    Too much television affects kindergarten success

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    Can too much screen time really translate into poor school performance? According to a new study, every hour over the recommended...
  10. School Age Kids

    Encourage your child’s creative writing

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    With homework and busy schedules, how do you make time for writing practice? To truly encourage your kid's creative writing, avoid...
  11. Children's School & Education

    Saving money after school starts

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    It's that time again. If your kids have not already gone back to school, they should be starting soon. You have probably already...
  12. Preschoolers

    What is a project-based preschool?

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    For parents of children who always say, “Why?” and “How?” and “Show me more,” the project-based preschool approach will give their...
  13. School Age Kids

    High-impact after-school activities

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    The question of what to do with your children after school is the question of an entire generation of parents who are trying to...
  14. Career and Time Management

    Military resources: Education options & benefits for veterans

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    Transitioning from military service to the civilian world can prove challenging for veterans. Thankfully, educational programs and...
  15. Career and Time Management

    10 Surprising statistics about adult learners

    For those adults who bypassed college for a job, travel, marriage or babies, a college education is a tempting goal. College...
  16. Career and Time Management

    How to have a career and go back to school

    Returning to school while retaining a career is not for the faint of heart. But with some planning, perseverance and a strong...
  17. Parenting Humor

    Why I love (not) back-to-school time

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    It’s back-to-school time! I love this time of year, but not for the reasons you might expect. The truth is, we homeschool. There is...
  18. Children's School & Education

    Homeschool mom confessions

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    Those of us who don’t homeschool are somewhat intrigued and awestruck by our mommy peers who do. Comments like, “I would go crazy!”...
  19. Children's School & Education

    Can you really have a mind for math?

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    We have all seen people who seem to just understand math as if it were a second language. For many children who struggle with math,...
  20. Children's School & Education

    Transitioning from public school to homeschool

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    As concerns over public education increase, more and more parents are pulling their children out of the public school system to...