September 2014 archive

10 Reasons Why Public Schools Are Awesome

10 Reasons Why Public Schools are Awesome

I’m a homeschooling parent so I belong to quite a few homeschooling groups on social media. I used to love seeing what other families were up to and asking my questions, but lately, these feeds are regularly inundated with news stories about public schools, and quippy little statuses about how awesome¬†‘we’ are for homeschooling. I’ve […] Read more…

British Columbia

Middle and High School Link Up

Our Canadian neighbors have a problem. In British Columbia (on the West Coast, bordering the States of Washington and Alaska, and the Pacific Ocean), the teachers have gone on strike with their provincial government. Schools in Canada are funded and operated by the provinces, and contracts must be agreed upon at that level. Sometimes, the […] Read more…

Homeschooling on the Fly

Homeschooling on the Fly!

Are you faced with the decision to homeschool and don’t know where to begin? Are you short on time but want to give your kids something meaningful to do in place of public education? It can be daunting. In America, homeschoolers are currently thinking and praying for parents in British Columbia, Canada, where an extended […] Read more…