The Most Popular Facebook Homeschool Groups - Ranked & Searchable (Over 700)

Posted in Just Starting Out, Resources on March 23, 2017

Homeschooling Groups on Facebook

There are a LOT of Facebook groups for homeschoolers. In the beginning, lots of homeschoolers used Yahoo! Groups, but over the past few years, Facebook groups have emerged as the clear winner and dominant platform. Because Facebook knows everything about you, they actually make it difficult to discover new groups by filtering search results to match your location, Read More »

HUGE SALE: Udemy Courses for Just $10!

Posted in Resources on February 23, 2017

Just a quick alert for any homeschool families that enjoy online classes and online resources. Udemy is currently having a sale that ends on February 28th where their courses are only $10! There's really nothing to lose at that price. The sale is visible if you use a link with the built-in promo code: BREAKTHRU. Read More »

GoConqr: Online tools to meet homeschool needs

Posted in Resources on February 17, 2017

Many of the challenges faced by homeschooling educators are heightened versions of the challenges faced by teachers in mainstream learning environments. The desire to increase student motivation and engagement, the need to find interesting and relevant content, and the importance of providing feedback and support for learners are common to all educators. While the closeness Read More »

130 Best "Would You Rather" Questions for Kids and the Whole Family

Posted in Resources on February 7, 2017

Would You Rather Questions for Kids and Family

This article is a list of "would you rather questions" that the whole family can enjoy. Some are hard, some are funny, and they are all "clean" and appropriate questions.  Would You Rather? is a great game for so many reasons. By asking each other weird and unusual questions, we learn more about our friends and Read More »

Now Free: Creative Writer App - Ideas for Writing, Texting, Flow of Words, Poetry & Lyrics

Posted in Free Educational Apps on February 7, 2017

One of the top rated paid Apple App store apps for education is now free! (Potentially for a limited time.) Creative Writer - Fun! Easy! Write! - Ideas for Writing and Texting - Flow of Words, Poetry and Lyrics. Description: *** Unleash Your Inner Poet promotion *** *** discounted price for a limited time *** Read More »