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Why Homeschool?

March 18, 2017

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by Kristin Murdock Every new school year, you ask yourself the same question: “Why ARE we homeschooling?” Several times a year the question haunts you again (usually when your child experiences a meltdown over uncompleted schoolwork). Then you encounter well-meaning friends, concerned relatives, or even rude strangers who question your motives for homeschooling. From wherever […]

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Writer’s Conference: Homeschoolers Welcome!

February 27, 2017

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by Susan K. Beatty 30% Discount Available for Homeschooled Teens and Young Adults to Get Career Help from Mount Hermon Christian Writers Conference Are you a Christian homeschooled teen or young adult who dreams of writing as a career? Do you wonder what it would be like to meet best-selling authors, agents, and publishers in person? […]

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4 Myths of Teaching Writing

November 8, 2016

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By Andrew Pudewa Myth a traditional story, especially one concerning the early history of a people or explaining some natural or social phenomenon. a widely held but false belief or idea. It is the second definition we refer to here, of course. So here they are: Myth #1: Writing is an inborn talent—you’re born with […]

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Dear Moms, From a Homeschooled Teen

April 11, 2016

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By Madeline Koch I’m 13 years old and I have been homeschooled my whole life. So there are a few things I wanted to hit on in this blog post. The majority of people reading this are homeschooling moms, so this is to all you moms out there, including my own. First of all, through […]

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Eliminate pain with online writing tools

January 8, 2015

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I am silently correcting your grammar

by Nikolas Baron It’s smart. It’s fast. It’s always there for you when you need it. It’s the Internet. The Internet is the great equalizer when it comes to writing on an academic level. Even teens who do not have a genius IQ level or a college English professor for a parent can produce top-notch […]

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Finally, A Swing Towards Sanity

July 24, 2014

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by Andrew Pudewa Every once in a while, something happens which restores hope that the world is not completely insane. When this occurs in the field of education, it is particularly pleasing. When it occurs twice in one day, ecstasy may ensue. And so it happened that not long ago I clicked on a link […]

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