• Recent Group Posts

    pdpele

    Money for Homeschooling: Good or Bad?

    I believe public education is important. I KNOW that if I did not have access to it, my life would be very different. But huge and unwieldy seem to be good descriptions these days.

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    Started By pdpele Today, 11:48 AM
    pdpele

    Money for Homeschooling: Good or Bad?

    Public education is big money, isn't it?

    Now I'm not one of those "dismantle the Dept. of Education" folks....I believe it has a place, and there is a need. But boy, does it seem

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    Started By pdpele Today, 11:36 AM
    pdpele

    Money for Homeschooling: Good or Bad?

    The PTA for our local elementary school posts their financial info publicly. They raised 165K last year, and spent every dime of it. I'd be amazed if the school had 300 kids in it. It has to be a massive

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    Started By pdpele Today, 11:04 AM
  • Recent Blog Posts

    BoldHeartMama

    Homeschool: Let Go or Be Dragged

    The start of the school year came and went for us without fanfare. Roscoe’s pre-schoolmates and the kids of most of my friends had started kindergarten by September 2nd, but the boys and I remained...

    07-26-2015 08:39 AM
    BoldHeartMama

    Roscoe's Plan for His Week of Homeschool: Animal Dissection

    The latest branch of Roscoe's inquiry into the animal world—his first and enduring passion—comes in the form of dissection. It's something he has expressed interest in for many months now and began...

    07-26-2015 08:36 AM
    BoldHeartMama

    Preparing for the School Year

    Summer still feels in full swing but the calendar says it's winding down. Our first homeschooling year begins in just a few weeks and some of you have expressed curiosity about what we are doing to...

    07-26-2015 08:34 AM
    BoldHeartMama

    Homeschooling Insecurities

    I hear that parents of homeschooled children are often told they should get used to feeling like they aren't doing enough, and that routinely second guessing their effort is normal. I'm already...

    07-26-2015 08:33 AM