STEM Fair Project Ideas for High School

July 9, 2019

What is STEM and why is it important? STEM is the acronym for the educational disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The science in STEM concerns two of the three branches of science; natural sciences, (which includes biology, physics, and chemistry) with the formal sciences with mathematics along with logic and statistics. STEM is […]

Scholarships for Homeschoolers

Scholarships Ending in July, August, and September 2019

July 3, 2019

Scholarships Ending in July 2019 AAUW Lew Williams Scholarship and Leila Sulkes Scholarship Amount: $2,000 Closing Date: July 31, 2019 Description: The Freehold Branch of AAUW will award two $2,000 scholarships – the Lew Williams Scholarship and the Leila Sulkes Scholarship – for the upcoming academic year. In order to apply, you must be a […]

Keep Your Mind Sharp with Summer Reading

June 21, 2019

What are your teens summer days like? Hopefully, they include all things sunshine while hanging out with friends but does summer also include some good reading? Unfortunately, sometimes summer can cause some loss in skills and knowledge over the long and lazy days of summer. There are many benefits to including some good books during […]

Senior Year Checklist

Senior Year Must Have Checklist!

June 10, 2019

Excited? Looking forward to a great year? Of course, Senior year is an amazing time that is full of adventure and excitement looking forward to a bright future! Yet, the Senior year also holds a lot of challenges! If you’ve planned to pursue a college degree or an alternative, the time to get started is […]

The Key Questions Your High Schooler Should Ask at College Visits!

June 6, 2019

Is your student gearing up to visit some prospective colleges that they are interested in? A college visit goes beyond just taking in the sights. Students should be ready to learn more about the college than can be found on the college website so that they may get some idea what life will be like […]

Summer Learning Ideas for Homeschooling High School

Summer learning Ideas for Homeschooling High School

May 24, 2019

Guest post by Kimberly Smith Summer is a great time to learn new skills that will help your teen mature and encourage them as they grow. Summer is also a slow time for regular school learning so why not work on so e life skills. This article will look at several possible ways to continue […]

Homeschool Friendly Colleges in Washington

May 23, 2019

Homeschooling allows students to get the education they need, tailored to their interests and real life. It is becoming increasingly popular for colleges and universities to accept homeschoolers because of their uniqueness and ability to stand out amongst traditionally schooled students. Why? Homeschoolers are using what is around them to make it their classroom and […]

What Foreign Language should my High Schooler Study?

What Foreign Language should my High Schooler Study? There are many things to consider when deciding on a foreign language to study. Here are seven things you should keep in mind during your decision making process. 1. Motive– Help your student determine what their main reason is for wanting to learn a particular foreign language. […]

Top 5 Most Useful Languages to Study in High School!

May 16, 2019

Top 5 Most Useful Languages to Study in High School!   Why would you want to have your students learn a foreign language in high school? First off, you are able to speak to a wide variety of people beyond your own language. Learning a second language can open a student up to a lot […]

Homeschool Friendly Colleges in Oregon

May 15, 2019

Many homeschooling families tend to get nervous about the thought of their child not being able to get into a college. As homeschooling is growing around the U.S., more and more homeschoolers are being accepted into universities and colleges. Although this is no easy task, colleges and universities are very intrigued on how homeschoolers are […]