This is about how I help my son, who is dyslexic and dyspraxic with his schoolwork and with his self-esteem. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. DVD No. 3: Illuminates math shortcuts that help kids solve complex math problems in their head. Join the 3,000 institutions that trust ECE for accurate, quick, and low-cost foreign credential evaluations based on expert research.
Please rate this article using the scale below. The scale is from 1 to 10, where 10 is the best and 1 is the worst. Many early scientific studies wouldn’t pass the ethical test nowadays. Still, it’s interesting to read about them. Life is the most exciting opportunity we have. But we have one shot. You graduate from college once, and that’s it. You’re going out of that nest. And you have to find that courage that’s deep, deep, deep in there. Every step of the way.
Secularist – thank you for a wonderful contribution here! I agree with your comment completely! Thanks Triplet Mom! I will have to look for the Schoolhouse Rock DVDs. They sound great. This I think, is a fine example of how grammar in the written word was often lacking in the early decades of the 19th century in Britain and America.
Thank you for your comment. I think you illustrate two points I tried to make 1) Ultimately it is the child that will be left with the education you provide. The child may feel the benefited from it (you) or may regret the choice the parent made (me). 2) The homeschool education experience varies A LOT based on parent involvement, income, location, etc. To take all the advantages listed in homeschool cheerleading articles as true for your child is reckless. Consider what education experience you can give your child.
There will be fewer free baby sitters”, more parental involvement and, in the end, perhaps a return to the standard family structure we have enjoyed in the past. That seems really right. My school is very academically oriented, and the most imp thing are grades. You are intelligent if you have good grades, otherwise you’re not.
The socialization question is usually the first aspect broached by anyone questioning the merits of homeschooling. The traditional arguments surrounding socialization have all been done. This article, Socially Thriving vs Socially Depriving by Homeschooling Today is a good example of the typical article on this topic.