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The Right Way to Teach With Videos

Too many teachers use videos only as a babysitter. Get more out of teaching with videos with these simple tips.

Homeschooling Studies And Statistics (And Why You Shouldn't Trust Them)

Regard any facts and figures about homeschooling with a wary eye.

How to Lead a Homeschool Field Trip

Field trips are one of the best parts of homeschooling. These tips will help make it a rewarding experience for everyone.

Homeschooling at the Movies

Use movies to spark discussions about topics in your curriculum.

7 Ways to Homeschool with Videos

Videos can be a powerful resource for homeschoolers.

5 Not-Back-to-School Ideas

For homeschoolers, back to school time opens up a world of possibilities.

Standardized Testing and Homeschooling

Homeschoolers generally have more say over the role standardized tests play in their children's education. Find out what you should know about the pros and cons of testing.

5 Quick-Start Homeschooling Suggestions

Steps to take when you're just starting to homeschool.

Make Homeschooling Work For You

Find a homeschooling style that works for your family by balancing your child's needs with your own. Here are suggestions for figuring out how much you can handle, and finding help for the rest.

How to Write a Homeschooling Philosophy Statement

Craft a statement explaining your homeschooling philosophy to help define your family's personal goals and show colleges how your student was educated.

Prepare a Narrative Homeschool Transcript

A narrative transcript is a great way to show how homeschooling prepared your student to succeed in college.

How to Set up A Homeschool Art Program

Great ideas for adding art activities to your homeschool routine.

Homeschool Art Lesson: Collage

Collage is a fun and creative way to turn recycled materials into art.

Homeschool Art Lesson: Sculpture

Introduce your children to sculpting with clay, modeling dough and other materials.

Homeschool Art Lesson: Painting

Painting is a great way to teach kids about color, materials, and other aspects of art.

What is Homeschooling?

Find out what homeschooling is, who does it, and how it works.

An Interview with "Free Range Learning" Author Laura Grace Weldon

The book "Free Range Learning" tells parents how to use homeschooling to nurture their children's natural abilities and connect with the world around them.

Happier Homeschooling

Homeschooling works best when you and your kids are enjoying it. Here's how to set realistic goals that will get your kids where they want to go in life.

How to Homeschool Gifted Kids

Gifted kids often thrive as homeschoolers, learning what they want at a pace that's appropriate for them.

Celebrate Mother's Day

The history and origin of Mother's Day for homeschooling families. Learn about Mother's Day and take a quiz.

Homeschool Science Activities for Younger Kids

Introduce kids to STEM subjects with these simple science activities.

Science Resources for Homeschoolers

Good science resources inspire kids to learn more.

DIY Science Supplies for Homeschoolers

You can teach real science labs at home using everyday materials.

Make a Nature Notebook

Creating a nature notebook is a simple yet powerful tool that teaches kids biology, observation, record taking and research.

Create Your Own History Curriculum

Studying history through a variety of methods is more effective, and more enjoyable.

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