Is it Really Possible for Homeschoolers to be Prepared for College?/
Is it Really Possible for Homeschoolers to be Prepared for College?
It definitely is possible! I can speak from experience on this one. My oldest daughter had homeschooled since fourth grade. While she had worked hard she still worried that she had done everything needed to get into college. Yet, we followed these simple principles, and when it was time for her to apply she sailed through the admissions process. There are three key areas that the homeschool highschooler can prepare for college, and know that they are on the right track!
Take challenging classes- colleges like to see a rigorous course of study
Jamie Gaddy, B.S., M.Ed., Ed.D. has been an education professor for over 17 years. She is also a pastor’s wife, freelance writer, and entrepreneur who now homeschools four of her six children (ages 9-15) in a sweet tea sippin’, wrap around porch sittin’, sweet southern Georgia town. Jamie is also a contributing author at Online Education for Kids and MomSCHOOL