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A homeschooled high school student has quite the advantage when it comes to earning college credit during the high school years. Homeschooled students have the ability to tailor make their education to align with future goals. For many homeschooling high school is intimidating enough without adding in the pressure of ...

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Reading is a big reason homeschoolers do so well academically. They have more time to read since they do not spend hours on classroom busywork and riding school buses. They read real books, not committee-written textbooks. Real Books A real book is written by a real person with passion for ...

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Usually, when we hear the words “hands-on learning”, we immediately fear the mess. Somehow we imagine glitter caked to the table and scraps of construction paper becoming new floor rugs. With little time to spare on in-depth complicated activities, hands-on learning is written off as busy work. Thankfully, not all ...

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Growing up, I would spend one weekend in May putting flowers on graves of relatives, especially those who died in service for our country, for what she called “Decoration Day”. Decoration Day The tradition of decorating graves in remembrance of fallen soldiers began  after the Civil War. On May 5, 1868, General John ...

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