Category Archives: Preparing for College

Top 12 Things Home School Parents Need to Know About the SAT and ACT

Written by Dr. Kuni Beasley Taken from Practical Homeschooling Magazine #107 January/February/March 2013 Edition www.home-school.com 1. ¬†First Impression. ¬†The more competitive the college, the more test scores are used to separate the GREAT students from the good students. 2. Use … Continue reading

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The Common Core Standards Are Here. Now. What Are They? What Do They Mean to Home Schoolers?

Taken from Practical Homeschooling Magazine #107 January/February/March 2013 Edition www.home-school.com “Despite three federal laws that prohibit federal departments or agencies from directing, supervising or controlling elementary and secondary school curricula, programs of instruction and instructional materials, the U.S. Department of … Continue reading

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You Are Interested in Homeschooling but…

Written by Lisa Trombley http://thehappyhomeschoolmom.blogspot.com/   You are afraid you are not patient enough. You are afraid you are not smart enough. You are afraid you are not qualified. You are afraid your children won’t listen to you. You are … Continue reading

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