A Culture of Learning Starts in the Home

The other day I arrived home, went upstairs, and my 11-year-old daughter came up to me, excited to share an idea. “Dad, I have an idea for a summer family Continue Reading →

Digital Badges & Academic Credentials for Homeschoolers

Homeschooling is one of the faster growing sectors in K-12 education today. As I’ve argued in the past, one of the reasons for this growth is the increased access to free Continue Reading →

10 Trends That are Transforming Homeschooling in the Digital Age

Look for definitions of homeschooling on the web, and you will find: “To teach your children at home instead of sending them to school.”  – Miriam-Webster “The education of children Continue Reading →

5 Simple Steps to Developing a Self-Determined Learning Plan

Learning by doing is not new.  One such example is 4-H, a series of clubs around the United States that formed in the early 1900s. While some think of 4-H Continue Reading →