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Homeschooling Special Needs Children

When the doctor first mentioned our adopted son might be mildly autistic, it confirmed my suspicions, but left me feeling inadequate. Then I found some wonderful resources which helped me believe that "Yes, I can!" homeschool a special needs child.

What My Paper Route Taught Me

Hands-on learning helps our children think and grow in ways that books and teachers can’t. That’s why I encourage families to take on a weekly neighborhood paper route as an integral part of their children’s education...

  • Linda Joyce Heaner |
  • April 23, 2008 |
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Social Success at Home

Our son Luke is a case in point that a child with challenges and delays is at risk of totally sinking in a public school classroom...

  • Michelle McConnell |
  • April 21, 2008 |
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A Practical Guide to Aiming High in High School

How will our homeschooled high school students actually achieve their lofty dreams? To help us visualize what a four-year plan leading to the accomplishment of high goals might look like, I will talk about three fictional students...

We Now Interrupt This School Day

In my early days of mothering and homeschooling, I had a rigid plan for each day. But I’ve learned that “interruptions” are His breathing life and direction into our days and into my heart...

Everything Old is New Again!

When I began homeschooling I would find old books at antique shops, garage sales, or on the Internet. But I had little idea that some old books were being re-published—even whole sets—and I have since used these books time and time again. The two sets we will discuss here will be McGuffey’s Eclectic Readers and Ray’s Arithmetic...

A Question that Can Change Your Relationship with Your Teen

As problems develop in relationships, families might spend money on counseling, family conferences, books, and videos. These are important tools for gaining insight, yet most parents don't realize that they have the world's greatest relational instructors living right under their own roofs...

  • Dr. Greg Smalley and Michael Smalley, M.A. |
  • April 04, 2008 |
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10 Keys to Homeschool Success

Many mothers seem to struggle with homeschooling. They obviously have the desire to be a help to their husband in this area, but as the family grows, they can’t figure out how to “fit it all in...”

Teen Girls at Risk

A recent study by the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention found that at least one in four girls between the ages of 14 and 19 nationwide is infected with a sexually transmitted disease...

Writing for the Future

Good communication can be an important element for success. The more our writing improves, the better we will communicate. What can homeschoolers do to prepare their children in this way for the future?

God Cares About the Little Things

While it’s exciting to think about "big" miracles, I think it is just as important to think about the miracle of the God of the universe walking with us through our daily joys and trials...

Why is Easter so Early this Year?

Easter falls on March 23rd this year. This will be the earliest Easter anyone alive today will ever see! So, how exactly do Christians determine when Easter will fall from year to year?

Deeper Worship through Tradition: How the Church Calendar Can Enhance Easter

How can we regain a proper appreciation for Easter? Is there a way to re-crown it as the rightful centerpiece of our faith, the ultimate day of worship?

The Life of Saint Patrick

He did not drink green beer or wear a "Kiss me, I'm Irish" pin, but he accomplished amazing things.

  • William J. Federer |
  • March 15, 2008 |
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How to Instill Humility in Your Children

Humility is one of the rarest of all character traits - and the most desperately needed. Here are some ways we can encourage this character trait in our kids...

The Heart of Christian Homeschooling

Why are we homeschooling? Let’s face it, it certainly isn’t convenient. So is it for academics? Character training? To shelter our children from worldly influences? Or is it for the purposes of Biblical instruction?

  • Marc & Cynthia Carrier |
  • March 10, 2008 |
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Could Homeschooling become Illegal in California?

On February 28, 2008, the California Court of Appeals issued a ruling in a juvenile court proceeding that declared that almost all forms of homeschooling in California are in violation of state law...

Preparing for Your Child's Teen Years

Every child is unique and will respond to the teenage years differently. But there are a couple key commitments you as a parent can make that will help guide your child through the teen years successfully...

  • Drs. Gary and Greg Smalley |
  • March 06, 2008 |
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IEP Easy as PIE

Since we are homeschooling our seven “normal” children, we decided this would be the best for our special child, too. However, there were many terms I didn’t understand, the first of which was “IEP.”

Developing Family Teamwork

“Mom, can I please clean up the kitchen for you? I want you to sit down and let us do all the work.” Does that sound like something from a fairy tale? Believe it or not, that was a quote, word for word, from my five-year-old daughter...

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