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Why does geography matter so much?

Geographic Illiteracy in America: The Importance of Studying Geography

May 25, 2018

In a recent survey testing Americans’ abilities, only 17% of adults could find Afghanistan on a map. In comparison, Sweden scored highest and Mexico scored last in performing the same task. (In case you’re wondering, the U.S. scored just above Mexico.) Another study conducted showed that only 11% of those taking the survey were able […]


What Do Universities Expect from Homeschoolers?

What Do Universities Expect from Homeschoolers?

May 23, 2018

Is your homeschooled student considering Bob Jones University for college? If so, he or she may be interested in the interview we conducted with Bob Jones. We wanted to know what chances homeschoolers have of being accepted and if there was anything the school wanted us to know. Below, you’ll find our questions and their […]


7 Essential Proofreading Tools

7 Essential Proofreading Tools to Polish Articles

May 18, 2018

Academic writing requires skill, proficiency, and lots of expertise. In order to deliver the best content, we must use suitable idioms, proper grammar, and correct spelling. Delivering a paper with errors is a sure way to score a low grade, but it can be detrimental to your academic success overall. We will look careless, negligent, […]


College Life Study Resources

College Life Series: Study Resources

May 14, 2018

  Congratulations! You have been accepted into college and are about to start out on an exciting path to independence in preparation for your future career. It’s a time of both excitement and possibly a touch of trepidation. Success can be yours, but you will need to work diligently.  Careful use of time is essential […]


How to Become a Homeschool Entrepreneur

Become A Teen Entrepreneur

What is Entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurship is when an individual takes their own idea to create a business in order to make a profit. Oftentimes, the idea can also bring on social change by creating a new product that people need or by coming up with a unique life-changing solution to a problem. Of course, this involves […]


Graduation Party Ideas!

Homeschool Graduation: Ideas for a Great Graduation Party

May 6, 2018

Ready to host the graduation party of a lifetime? Your homeschooler probably can’t wait to graduate, and an awesome graduation party would be the icing on the cake. If you haven’t thought of graduation party ideas just yet, here are some that are sure to get you partying in no time: Graduation Party Theme Ideas: […]


Where will you take your homeschooled graduate for a senior trip?

Homeschool Graduation: 5 Amazing Senior Trip Ideas

April 9, 2018

Guest post sponsored by Homeschool.com Ready for an adventure to mark the culmination of your school years? A senior trip is considered a “rite of passage” for some and “the best family vacation” ever for others. No matter how you look at it, there are plenty of options for a great senior trip. We’ve organized […]


Don't get caught making any of these mistakes with your homeschooled high schooler!

7 Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make When Homeschooling a High School Student

April 4, 2018

Experiencing long-term burnout? Did you know that 13% of parents report that they are experiencing “burnout” on a regular basis? If you’re feeling it, it may be because you’re now homeschooling high school students. Homeschooling teens takes a certain level of patience because of all that’s involved. From keeping up with transcripts to planning a […]


Check out these scholarship opportunities for homeschoolers!

Scholarships Ending in April, May, and June 2018

March 31, 2018

Scholarships Ending in April 2018: CollegeWeekLive Scholarship Sponsor: CollegeWeekLive, LLC Amount: $1,000 Closing Date: 11:59 Eastern Time on the last day of the month Description: Scholarship is open to students who will enroll no later than the fall of 2019 in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school). Open to […]


What are the best homeschool options for math?

Coffee and Curriculum – Science

March 28, 2018

This month, I decided to review three popular homeschool science curriculum options: Apologia Science (Biology) Bob Jones (Biology) Time4Learning In this video, I take you on a journey through what it’s like to use some popular homeschool science curriculum programs and what our experiences were like with each! I hope you enjoyed this month’s Coffee […]