We’re Going Public!

In an unforeseen twist of COVID circumstances, we have decided that this is a perfect time to let our curious children experience public school! The same way that many other families were able to take advantage of distance learning to try out homeschooling, we are going to use the unique return to the classroom toContinue reading “We’re Going Public!”

Is Today A School Day?

All of my kids, but especially my littles, ask this question. Often. And while the answer is usually “Yes”, there are a few reasons in our house that week days turn out not to be school days. One reason we take a day off is for birthdays! The day belongs to the Birthday Girl/Boy, andContinue reading “Is Today A School Day?”

Whoa, too much freedom!

Okay. You’re starting to think that, maybe, just MAYBE, homeschooling your child isn’t quite the craziest idea you’ve ever had. Maybe my previous post has you convinced some flexibility and freedom might be just the thing to make it easier to do school since your kids may not have the option to return to theirContinue reading “Whoa, too much freedom!”

Crisis Schooling Vs. Home Schooling

For many families, there are looming questions about keeping kids in school safe from COVID-19. But the stress of this spring has left them even more uncertain about virtual school. They have legitimate concerns about how to keep up with possibly a whole year of online classes waiting for things to return to normal, andContinue reading “Crisis Schooling Vs. Home Schooling”