CLOSED [Giveaway] Create the school you want: Homeschooling

UPDATE: This giveaway is now closed. Last night’s fortune cookie said, “Don’t pursue happiness—create it.” How timely. My friends and I are stressing out about charter school lotteries, as discussed in yesterday’s post. We are making backup plans and talking about… Continue Reading

[GHF Blog Hop] Homeschooling my gifted/2e son for one month so far

This month, I am contributing to the Gifted Homeschoolers Forum Blog Hop on “Homeschooling a gifted/2e kid.”   This is a blog about charter schools . . . so why am I writing a post about homeschooling? Life is full of… Continue Reading

“How to Homeschool” online workshop June 3-7 with Pamela Price

Have you been thinking about homeschooling as an alternative to public school education? Are you on the fence, but want to learn more? Pamela Price, author of a forthcoming book about how to work and homeschool, and blogger at Red,… Continue Reading

An Introduction to Charter Schools in San Antonio — guest post at “Red, White & Grew”

Thank you, Pamela, for letting me share the news about charter schools with your audience of homeschoolers. “{Guest Post} An Introduction to Charter Schools in San Antonio”, Pamela Price, Red, White & Grew, October 15, 2012.

Farmer’s market as classroom

Teaching opportunities are everywhere. On Sunday mornings, my kids and I like to visit the Quarry Farmers & Ranchers Market. The prices are round numbers, so my son (age 5) can practice math skills by helping me count out the money.… Continue Reading