Dear Channie, I homeschooled my son last year to get him through freshman year so that he could then go to a technical high school which was better suited for him. The homeschooling was a success( I used Christian enlightium academy online). My question is I am considering homeschooling my sixth grader who is already […]

Dear Channie, I have been homeschooling my children ages 10, 7 and 6 for the past three years now. One of the biggest challenges I face is getting through the lessons in a timely fashion. It doesn’t matter if it is a lesson I am teaching or one they do on the computer…we always run out […]

A while back I ran across a facebook post that shared the frustrations of a full-time working, single parent. She is completely frustrated with her son’s school and the options (or lack of options) that exist for him and deeply feels she could do a better job bringing him home. She raised the question, to […]

Dear Channie, I am a proud homeschooling mom to four kids, ages 10-3. We are a very busy family with a lot of stuff going on all the time. Over the years, I have felt like my home just isn’t my home anymore-we are overrun with homeschooling–everywhere, everyday. Could you share with me how you […]

My name is Deborah and I have been homeschooling my twin daughters for three years now. We started homeschooling because the school environment they were in was awful. Lots of bullying that went unchecked. I was also not too thrilled with the academics either. My girls didn’t ask to be home schooled but they did ask […]

Dear Channie, After two very rough school years with my daughter (age 11), my wife has finally convinced me to consider home schooling as an option.  To be honest I am not a fan of the idea at all, or at least I wasn’t when she first mentioned it to me a year and a […]

Dear Channie, I am a newbie homeschooler (this will be my second year). Last year we followed our public school system’s schedule mainly because I thought it a good idea for the kids to be off when their friends were. Although it has been ok, I am interested in different schedules So what is you […]