Minecraft Mayhem

Minecraft Mayhem

I did it. Yes, it’s because he won’t get anything accomplished otherwise. Is that an excuse? Yes. Is it a reason? Sure. But, it’s still my choice and I chose. The computer stays locked until the weekend at my house. Locking out kids is a tool parents use in an effort...
5 More Homeschool Quotes!

5 More Homeschool Quotes!

“I am always ready to learn but I do not always like to be taught.” – Winston Churchill               “I believe in teaching, but I don’t believe in going to school.” – Robert Frost            ...
Why Ask Why?

Why Ask Why?

Understanding is an integral, yet widely suppressed part of learning. It involves time, lots of effort, probing questions & genuine curiosity to understand. I’ve met few children who really want to understand. I’ve also met many teachers who either didn’t have the...
6 More Homeschool Quotes!

6 More Homeschool Quotes!

“Far from failing in its intended task, our educational system is in fact succeeding magnificently because its aim is to keep the American people thoughtless enough to go on supporting the system.” – Richard Mitchell            ...

6 Principles For Teaching Your Gifted Child At Home

First of all… are you crazy? Your child comes pre-wired with intensities, learns differently than most kids, and is already more than a handful. Do you really want to give up the extra income and spend even more time with your child? Maybe, yes. I have no...