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8 Big Reasons Why Homeschool Grads Love Homeschooling

By Various Authors

We asked homeschool graduates what they appreciated about home education. Here are some of their answers.

 

Are You a Refugee or an Architect?

By Jonathan Lewis

Many parents begin homeschooling because of problems at school. Here's why we must move beyond a negative focus and embrace a positive vision for home education.

 

Is Your Student Really Listening?

By Lea Ann Garfias

There are few skills more important for our kids than knowing how to listen. Are we teaching them how?

 

Keeping Scripture Central

By Christina Book

How my parents made God's Word an integral part of our family

 

Avoiding the Anger Trap

By Israel Wayne

There are plenty of opportunities to get angry as a parent, but losing our temper isn't an effective way to raise our kids.

 

Dumping Debt

By Amy Myers

When our children see us taking responsibility for wise money management, it sends a powerful message.

 

Ages, Phases, and Promises

By Rebecca Brandt

I always thought I would arrive someday. So far, I haven't.

 

Homeschooling With Purpose

By Melanie Hexter

Discipleship disguised as schoolwork

 

Five Habits to Encourage Lifelong Readers

By Gail Heaton

It's important - here's how to do it.

 

A Prodigal Speaks

By Carol Barnier

What to do when a child wanders from the faith

 

Classical Conversations: Education with a Mission

By Cindy Puhek

Discover a program that has become one of the hottest trends in homeschooling

 

Reviews in This Issue:

Questions Jesus Asks

Reviewed by Lea Ann Garfias

Many of us have questions we would like to ask of Jesus. The new book Questions Jesus Asks reminds us that He has many for us as well.  Author, apologist, and homeschool graduate Israel Wayne follows up on his popular book Questions God…Read 

 

The Ecology Book

Reviewed by Jonathan Lewis

The Ecology Book is another title in the nine-volume Wonders of Creation series released by Master Books. Bright, colorful, and filled with photos and illustrations, this book is sure to quickly capture the interest of your…Read 

 

7 Easy Steps to Writing a High School Transcript

Reviewed by Jonathan Lewis

Homeschooling moms Jenni Stahlmann and Jody Hagaman have written a short guide to help you navigate the sometimes intimidating journey of creating a transcript for your high schooler. If the thought of putting your student’s transcript…Read