A Message to the Homeschool Class of 2020

Congratulations, you’ve earned your high school diploma! This is the moment you had been waiting for, dreaming about, and looking forward to with great excitement. But then, seemingly out of nowhere, the COVID-19 pandemic hit and is shaking the entire world. Life as usual is being upended. Some of you have lost loved ones. Some…

The Best Way to Start the 2019-2020 School Year

August 2019 Devotion On your mark, get set, go! A new school season is upon us. And the start of the school season is a perfect time for us to renew our minds. Let’s welcome the 2019-2020 school year with positive thoughts. Embrace this season with excitement. Don’t focus on past failures and disappointments. Ignore…

5 Must-haves for a Stress-free Homeschool

March 2017 Devotion Paper and pencils are must-haves for homeschool. But if you want a stress-free homeschool, it’s going to take a lot more than just pulling school supplies out of a desk drawer. In fact, what you’ll have to pull out can’t even be found in a drawer. It’s something you’ll have to pull…

Shaping Homeschool Students Into High Performers

Devotion for February 2017 Have you ever heard of the Rosenthal-Jacobson study? It was an experiment conducted in the 1960s in which teachers at a California elementary school were given the names of students who were “intellectual bloomers” or above-average learners. But in reality, those students were chosen at random. Nevertheless, when all students at…