Category Archives for Dianne McLean

How to Beat the Falling Behind Cycle

This live presentation aired on:December 6, 2016 – Special Needs ConferenceWhat do you do when someone tells you that your special needs child is “behind”? We beat ourselves up every day trying to shake this, and constantly compare our child to others their age who have no diagnosis. In this keynote, you will learn some […]

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Make History Relative – Using Genealogy to Teach History

This live presentation will air on:FRIDAY – September 23rd – 5pm Pacific timeThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for live access!This is my favorite way to teach history and it had a huge impact on motivating my kids to want to know more about history.  Kids want […]

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Foundations for a Triumphant Homeschool

This live presentation will air on:Monday – September 12th – 9am Pacific timeThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for live access!Being at the forefront of home education, welcoming thousands of new families into this culture and lifestyle each year, I get a first-hand look at why people […]

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Skip Middle School the Game Changer

This workshop was taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp, April 2016.How can you turn 4 years of school into one preparation year? Discover how to leverage the time after 5th grade to prepare your children for higher learning, and completely skip middle school. Skipping middle school is NOT about rushing your kids through. It’s […]

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Ditch Grade Levels Teach Mastery

This workshop was taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp, which aired April 5-16, 2016.  The Bootcamp has ended, please check our current events for more like this! Ditch Grade Levels – Teach Mastery!  If you really want to give your child an academic advantage, then stepping outside the paradigm of grade levels is the best […]

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Paradigm Shifts – Essential tools for homeschool success

This live presentation will air on:Saturday, April 9th at 9am PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Do you feel like a failure? Do you feel like you are letting your family down? Are your kids bored or resistant to doing their assignments? Are you new and […]

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Strategies for Teaching Math Workshop 1

Special Presentation: Dianne McLean – Strategies for Teaching Math – for Plus members only What You’ll Learn on this Webinar: Discover the truth about why most kids struggle with upper level math, and why switching curriculum won’t solve the issues.  I have taught for 13 years. How to help your struggling child to succeed at math […]

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How To Skip Middle School NBTS 2015

This workshop will be taught in the 2015 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for FREE live access!Why do children get “bored” in middle school or high school? In this eye-opening presentation, learn why we have middle school and how as homeschoolers you are positioned to give your children a huge advantage in their […]

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Field Trips – An Essential Component of Homeschooling

This workshop was taught in the 2015 Not Back to School SummitField trips are essential to homeschooling, and yet many homeschoolers don’t prioritize this one component. Incorporating field trips will help your children to learn deeper and develop the skill to learn anywhere at any time. My family set aside one day a week for […]

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Reverse Engineer Any Curriculum

Many people purchase boxed curricula, only to find out that it doesn’t fit their child’s needs. Most are designed to appeal to “textbook-style” learning, to emulate public schools and teaching the masses. What do you do when you have already spent the money? Do you force it to work? Switch to yet another curriculum? How […]

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