God created the family to be a powerful, life-shaping force in the lives of your children to be the place where their potential can be energetically and effectively nourished and cultivated. Sadly, in today’s culture, kids and parents alike often think of home as the spot to recharge their cell phones, change clothes between activities, and then crash at night. Journey with Zan Tyler beyond the status quo and learn to use the tools the Master Gardener has provided for tending and teaching all your children, whether they’re toddlers or teens. She will help you recognize the signs of potential in each child, signs that are easy to miss yet are ripe for cultivation. As you read, you will find exciting ways to enable your kids to establish a godly identity, discover their purpose, develop a biblical worldview, and build leadership and communication skills.
Zan Tyler is the director of Apologia Press, a division of Apologia Educational Ministries, and the author of 7 Tools for Cultivating Your Child’s Potential. Her goal is to empower and encourage parents in the eternally significant task of homeschooling. Zan and her husband, Joe, homeschooled their three children from kindergarten through high school. In 1984, when she began homeschooling, Zan was threatened with jail by the South Carolina State Superintendent of Education. She founded the South Carolina Association of Independent Home Schools in 1990 and served as its president for ten years. She also served as the National Grassroots Director for ParentalRights.org.