Category: Beginning the year

Teaching More than One: Part 1

Alas, babies and toddlers add energy and distraction. Teaching elementary, middle school and high school at the same time is equally daunting. It takes time and practice to learn how to effectively manage a one room schoolhouse.


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85 comments | Posted by Christine Bullock on Aug 24, 2013 at 1:11 AM | Categories: Beginning the year - Encouragement - Family life - Homeschooling -

Review and Retool

My homeschool is going to look very different this year. Again.  After homeschooling for 17 years that is a bit of a surprise to outsiders, who assume that by this time I should have a routine pretty well established.


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337 comments | Posted by Christine Bullock on Jul 2, 2013 at 5:33 PM | Categories: Beginning the year - Encouragement - End of Year Ideas -

"Become a Coffee Drinker" and Other Wisdom from Veteran Homeschoolers

Veteran homeschoolers have a wealth of wisdom to share with families just starting to homeschool - some of it fun (Become a coffee drinker.) and some of it serious (Some days you'll cry.), but all of it helpful.


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87 comments | Posted by Dorothy Karman on Sep 14, 2012 at 10:18 AM | Categories: Beginning the year - Encouragement -