Category Archives for Skeptics

To the Mom Who Thinks She Can’t Homeschool

This is a message to the mom who thinks she can’t homeschool…No, not the mom that has a negative opinion about homeschooling.  Maybe this opinion includes “lack of socialization” or “homeschooled kids are weird.”  She is entitled to her opinion. 😉 No, not the mom who has specific circumstances in her life that prevents her from […]

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Homeschool Laws and the Effects of the Turpin Family

President of HSLDA, Mike Smith will address the concerns resulting from the recent Turpin Family case.This presentation is LIVE, ONLINE, and completely FREE!What is HSLDA doing to protect homeschoolers?How will this affect the rights of homeschoolers?How should homeschoolers respond to social criticism resulting from the case?This event has ended. A video REPLAY and an audio playback of […]

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What we learned homeschooling

 Diana Waring and Dr. Jay Wile had very different beginnings in homeschooling. Dr. Wile first learned about homeschooling when he was on the faculty at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. He started experiencing a few science students who were head and shoulders above the rest and found out that they were graduates of home […]

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10 Tips For a More Successful Homeschool Year

With Diana Waring and Dr. Jay WileThis live presentation will air on:Friday – September 23rd – 1pm Pacific time Diana Waring and Jay Wile have been working with homeschoolers for more than two decades.  In addition, they homeschooled their own children through high school.  Blending their personal experiences with the things they have learned from other […]

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Textbook Myths and How to Deal with Them

This live presentation will air on:Monday, April 11th at 3pm PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!When you study science and history, you will learn some things that are wrong. It happens. Get over it. In this talk, Diana Waring and Dr. Jay L. Wile discuss […]

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Ten Tips to Improve Your Homeschool Year

This live presentation will air on:Monday, April 11th at 1pm PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Dr. Wile has been working with homeschoolers for more than 20 years. As a result, he has been able to learn from the pros. He also homeschooled his daughter from […]

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How Are Homeschool Graduates Doing?

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access to our next summit! Dr. Wile became involved in homeschooling because while he was teaching at the university level, his best students were homeschool graduates. Since then, he has expected homeschoolers to become the true leaders of their […]

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What is Common Core and How Does it Affect Homeschooling

Common Core: What it is and how it affects homeschooling  Presentation by Tina Hollenbeck You have very likely heard something about this thing called “common core” over the past few years. Maybe you’ve wondered about it as a curious taxpayer, or you’ve spoken with friends whose kids are impacted by it via the schools they […]

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Homeschooling Is Not a Hobby

Why do many homeschoolers stay in the same place? Week after week, month after month, year after year – I see people sharing about the same frustrations over and over and over again. Usually, these frustrations have to do with Bookmark

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Quitting is Not an Option

Quitting is Not an Option: How to be a Homeschool “Lifer” Upcoming Presentation by Tina Hollenbeck  Homeschooling isn’t for wimps. It’s a tiring, time-consuming, 24/7/365 deal for 12 or 20 or 30+ years, depending on the number of children with which one has been blessed. We want the very best for our kids, but we […]

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