Category Archives for Technology

Why Do Today’s Students Need Computer Science?

Join Chris Yust, President of CompuScholar and a long-time software engineer, as he describes the importance of Computer Science in your homeschool schedule. Find out how you can turn computer “play” time into a productive and rewarding learning experience. Your kids can learn to code, create websites, games, and more – no teacher expertise required. […]

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Prepare Your Children For The Rapidly Changing NEW Economy

We are experiencing the most dramatic changes in the workplace since the Industrial Revolution. The days of graduating high school or college, getting a job, and working there for 40 years before retiring and collecting a pension is already a thing of the past. We are on the brink of a revolution that will fundamentally […]

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What Kids Need to Know about the Social Media Age

The future will have Social Media integrated into our lives in the same way electricity is integrated into our world. And though most of us utilize a portion of Social Media there is little understanding of its actual functions beyond our own use. Join us to understand the uses and abuses of the vast Social […]

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Flipboard for homeschooling on the spectrum

This workshop was presented in the 2016 Special Needs Conference – December 7, 2016 Don’t Flip Out…Flipboard!!  Come and learn a fantastic FREE tool for incorporating technology in a safe, creative environment.  Flipboard is a major part of Lynne’s homeschooling of her 17 year old high functioning autistic son. In this seminar Lynne will show how Flipboard […]

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Inspire Learning at YOUR Public Library!

This live presentation will air on:Monday – September 19th – 5pm Pacific timeThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for live access!An depth look at today’s public library resources and tools. Edna will present Home Educating families with an inside look at what is offered through your public […]

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Digital Literacy in a “Pokemon Go” World

This live presentation will air on:Wednesday – September 14th – 11am Pacific timeThis workshop will be taught in the 2016 Not Back to School Summit – REGISTER HERE for live access!Digital Literacy is basically the ability to use digital devices and digital knowledge to achieve your goals. It is a set of skills which are seldom taught […]

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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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High school planning starts early for success

We get dozens of emails every week asking the same question:  When is the best time to start planning for high school?   If I only had 20 seconds to tell you the most important thing about homeschooling through high school, it would be to tell you to plan early!  As a matter of fact, […]

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Medical Transcriptionist At Home

Work at Home or Fund College as a Medical Transcriptionist –  If you want to choose your own hours, have a business at home, find clients easily and make great money, this class will get you started.  Discover a step-by-step guide to what medical transcription is, including the many options open such as working as a […]

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Is the Internet a Resource Distraction or Both

The Internet: Resource or Distraction or Both? –  Using the internet has become an integral part of learning for many homeschool families. Today, students can take online classes, read online books, and watch online videos all as part of their educational experience. However, do these activities really help students learn, or do they simply distract […]

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