Homeschool Discounts in Pittsburgh + Free Homeschool ID Card

DISCLOSURE: Affiliate links are used on this site and may be used in this post. Did you know that you could benefit from certain educator discounts as a homeschool family? Many national companies participate in discount programs to help educators cut some of their overall costs. But, I was pleasantly surprised to learn about some wonderful … Continue reading Homeschool Discounts in Pittsburgh + Free Homeschool ID Card

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How to Engage Your Inquiry-Based Homeschool Student

Guest post by: Dr. Maria Wheeler-Dubas It is always a pleasure to encounter others in the homeschool community in the Pittsburgh area. Recently, when reviewing some of the valuable workshops provided by Phipps Conservatory, I discovered that the educator of some of the classes was a former homeschool student herself! When Dr. Wheeler-Dubas agreed to share … Continue reading How to Engage Your Inquiry-Based Homeschool Student

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From Public School Student to Homeschooling Teacher: My Dirty Little Secret

Being still relatively new to homeschooling, I find myself constantly referencing methods from experienced homeschooling families. As with any aspect of parenting, I want to do this “right.” Honestly, isn’t that what we all want? I mean, does anyone really jump into anything hoping they will screw it up? On a daily basis we are … Continue reading From Public School Student to Homeschooling Teacher: My Dirty Little Secret