Homeschooling Blog

May
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Apr
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Earth Day is coming! Homeschoolers, Learn More About It!

Posted by debbie in Advertising, Uncategorized


We celebrate Earth Day each April to raise awareness of environmental issues. Millions of people around the world celebrate in various events. The Seattle area alone has eight events from April 16th through April 24th.  See this web site for details:  http://www.events12.com/seattle/april/   Spokane will have an event on April 23 at The Riverfront Park. Tukwila will have

Mar
01
Mar
01

Part Time Attendance and Testing

Posted by Jen Garrison Stuber in Annual Testing and Assessment, Part Time Attendance & Ancillary Services, Record Keeping


Email of the Day: My 8th grade daughter is a part-time homeschool student this year. I am teaching Language Arts, Social Studies, and PE at home. She attends her neighborhood public school for math, science, foreign language, and electives. I cannot find any concrete information concerning how we must meet the Annual Testing requirement, given

Mar
01

Work Full Time and Homeschool?

Posted by Jen Garrison Stuber in Beginning Homeschooling, Compulsory Attendance, Homeschool Encouragement, Homeschooling Secrets, Law, Newbies


Email: Can I work full time and still homeschool? Answer: Many people do this. You don’t have to home”school” from 7am-4pm, M-F, from September until June. The law says you get to choose when, where, and how you go about this awesome homeschool journey. Consider, if you will, the math: There are 5,840 waking hours