This is a wealth of resources for families who want to start homeschooling in Huntsville. Getting started is the hardest part.
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We’ve been providing information about education here on RCM since 2011, and homeschooling is just one of those topics we’ve covered. We’ve collected a list of “Homeschool’s Greatest Hits” of our most popular posts.
Every year, kids across the country pose for their “first day of school” photos – new school supplies in backpacks, hair combed, clothing neat, sometimes smiling faces. It’s a tradition you can see propagated across social media, a rite of passage and a milestone marking a brand-new year. But what do homeschoolers do for that […]
Imagine learning science, history, and American culture through the National Parks as part of your homeschool experience. Or having a professional writer (with a PhD in literature) teaching you language arts. Then, you’re allowed to follow your interests and come back to your teacher and discuss what you’ve learned. That’s what homeschool is like for […]
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I’m sure you already know all these websites; but did you know they’re rich with resources for homeschooling families? Take a look… YouTube – the Ultimate Video Supplement YouTube is more than just cat videos and music. There you can find videos on just about any educational topic you can think of. For example, I’ve […]
Over the past few months, a few friends (okay, only two, but I’ve had the question before) have come to me expressing interest in homeschooling and have asked about curriculum choices. Forget about “Will I make my kid weird?” or “How will I keep from going crazy?” “What curriculum should I choose?” comes up A […]
A little bird told me the most popular session at this month’s Rocket City Mom Learning Expo was the topic of homeschooling. I was surprised, although I’m not sure why. Homeschooling has enjoyed steady growth in the past few years, becoming a more accepted choice for educating children. As recent as 15 years ago, homeschooling […]
I like the idea of starting fresh in January. It’s a clean break between something old and something new. Sunlight is slowly returning. The holiday decorations are gone. And of course it’s a return to school for those who’ve taken Winter break. It’s also the time people make “resolutions.” I don’t like resolutions. I like […]
There was an internet meme going around a few weeks ago showing a mom jumping with joy over the first day of school while her kids stood next to her, frowning. I imagined she was so excited because she’s getting back to her regularly scheduled program: a neater house, lunch with friends, time for hobbies […]
Why do people homeschool? Are they crazy or just brave? A local mom lists the reasons and gives tips on homeschooling in Huntsville.