Category Archives for Communication Skills

Your Youth Confides in You and Seeks Your Wisdom – Not Impossible

This live presentation will air on:Saturday, April 16th at 9am PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Your youth want you to “get” them. You’ve heard Stephen Covey say, “Seek first to understand, then to be understood” but how do you understand them if you can’t get […]

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Storytelling and Character Building for Parents

This live presentation will air on:Thursday, April 14th at 1pm PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Jim Weiss has dedicated his life’s work to telling stories that have endured since the beginning of civilization. All of Jim’s award-winning stories reflect character development and strong values that […]

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Loving Your Family as God Has Loved Us

This live presentation will air on:Tuesday,  April 12th at 1pm PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!The second command is to love others as we want to be loved. But the ‘new commandment’ that Jesus calls us to implement, is to love others as we have […]

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By Heart – The Goodness of Memory

This live presentation will air on:Tuesday, April 12th at 9am PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!oin Andrew in a contemplation of the fundamental human faculty of memory, examining some of the history and biology of memory, its impacts on language, imagination, joy, and virtue. Together […]

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Social Leadership For Families

This live presentation will air on:Friday, April 8th at 11am Pacific ​This workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Each of us has the privilege, opportunity, and– I believe–the responsibility to be social leaders. Setting a positive example and making a positive difference in the lives of those […]

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Personal Leadership for Parents and Youth

This live presentation will air on:Thursday, April 7th at 11am Pacific ​This workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access!Learning to lead ourselves and our lives is one of the most important things that any of us will ever learn; and the home is the best place for […]

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Nurturing Competent Communicators

This live presentation will air on:Tuesday – April 5th at 3pm PacificThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access! Many parents think that good readers will naturally become good writers. Others think that writing talent is just that—a natural ability—some have it, others don’t. Both are myths. […]

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Safely Navigating the Social and Virtual Worlds

This live presentation will air on:Tuesday – April 5th at 11am Pacific​This workshop will be taught in the 2016 Ultimate Homeschool Bootcamp- REGISTER HERE for live access! ​Social Media and the Internet connects the world for collaboration, sharing expertise, and conversing with like-minded people. But the technology and opportunities in the virtual world have surged […]

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10 New Years Resolutions That Will Improve Your Homeschool

10 New Years Resolutions That Will Improve Your HomeschoolBy Jen Holmstrom  The new year is approaching! Have you decided on some New Year’s resolutions? It’s always nice to start a year with a clean slate and new goals set. Here is a list of resolutions that are sure to enhance your homeschool experience:Parent Goals:Wake up […]

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20 Ways Socialization Can Be Achieved Through Service

20 Ways Socialization Can Be Achieved Through ServiceBy Jen HolmstromWe’ve all heard it many times before. “What about socialization?” It’s one of the common arguments against homeschooling. But it’s quite ironic, because many of us homeschool so that we can have more flexibility in how and what our children learn. It isn’t difficult to make […]

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