This is our first year to homeschool our 9 year old engineer. When it came to picking a program for our son, there was no doubt that we would be enrolling in the K12 Online School program for the upcoming school year. It came highly recommended to us, and we chose to dive right in.… Read More K12 Online School Review
Things were going well. About as well as they could for a new homeschooling mom. This whole concept of homeschooling was completely new, and I had no idea what to expect or what was going to work. We jumped on the K12 bandwagon right away. I was excited because it was a new adventure, and… Read More Why We Ditched K12 Online School
Once our engineer was approved for enrollment through his new online public school, it was only a matter of days before I received shipment notifications through email that his materials would soon be on their way. We tracked the shipments, two boxes of materials. To give you an idea of how much we received, one… Read More Getting Our K12 Materials: Unboxing and First Impressions
Our son will be heading into the third grade this year. He had been attending our local public schools since he started Kindergarten, but it hasn’t been without its challenges. Our situation has been unique given his giftedness and his acceleration. Let me share a bit of our back story with you. We are raising… Read More Taking Education Out of the Classroom: Why We Chose Online Public School
Key reasons we readought chickens: – Teach Kids about taking care of animals – Fresh eggs – House chores the kids can do (and enjoy) – Challenge of something new Neither my wife and I have ever owned chickens before. We have never lived on a farm, and other than our families owning cats or… Read More Why We Bought Chickens!