Record Keeping and Evaluation
No-Stress Homeschool Record Keeping
Don't stress over your kids' paperwork. As homeschoolers, that "permanent record" you always heard about is whatever you and your children want it to be.
Homeschool Records: How to Describe What You Do
Learn some classroom terms to explain what your kids are learning to schools, colleges and others.
What You Need to Know About Homeschooling Requirements
How to find out what records your state may require.
Unlike traditional school, homeschooling gives you many ways to keep track of how much your children are learning.
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.
Don't Sweat the SAT
A veteran homeschool mom shares her advice for staying calm at test time.
Explanation of jargon you may hear in the homeschooling world.
Homeschooling in New York State
New York has a reputation for a lot of red tape. Find out what it's really like. (Hint: It's not that bad.)
What Readers Do to Meet Homeschooling Requirements
Readers describe what types of activities count as schooling.
Daily Homeschool Schedules
Sample schedules from readers.
How to Figure a Percentage and Letter Grade
Simple steps to figure out the percentage and letter grade of an assignment or test.