What is Art? Reforming Arts Conference Perfect for Homeschoolers

| July 22, 2017

Business Insider: Homeschooler Wins $20k in Math Competition Aired on ESPN

| July 15, 2017

Thirteen-year-old Luke Robitaille was named the 2017 Raytheon Mathcounts National Champion, beating a field of 224 to take home the top prize. The competition aired live on ESPN3 on Monday, May 15, at 10 a.m. ET. Robitaille, a seventh grade home school student from Euless, Texas, answered the following question correctly to win….Read the rest here.

Come to the Reforming Arts Conference in August!

| July 3, 2017

“What IS art? Is it merely an enjoyable way to express ourselves or receive personal gratification? Or is art much more? Since God is the Creator of everything, He also created art. But what does HE say about it? Christians must know the value, purpose, and power of their God-given creative talents. Be encouraged to learn and […]

Columnist: ‘It should be illegal’ to be a stay-at-home mom

| March 24, 2017

[Editor’s Note: Le Marquand shows feminism’s cards. It’s not about choice it’s about equality (i.e. socialism) Homeschooling and the free enterprise system are far better solutions for human flourishing and economic stability.] [O]nce a child goes to school, she argued, opting out of the workforce should no longer be an option. “Rather than wail about […]

Get Your Kids off the Educational Conveyor Belt

| February 9, 2017

[Editor’s Note: This is an old article but it raises applicable principles of education. Education is discipleship. An educational model that is devoid of life experience, whether it’s wilderness oriented or something else, is a more than truncated, it’s debilitating. ] Government plans to introduce national tests for seven-year-olds shows just how far our exam […]

Education After Homeschool

| January 10, 2017

AV: The most important election of our lifetimes

| October 11, 2016

I write this little exposé because after yesterday’s article, some people reacted with abject panic: “then what do we do! One of these two is going to end up in the White House! SCOTUS justices are at stake! Hillary hates America! But Trump’s so bad! What do we do! This could be the most important […]

Business Insider: Homeschooling is the smartest way to teach kids in the 21st century

| August 24, 2016

Alison Davis doesn’t see homeschooling as some strange alternative to traditional school. If anything, says the mom from Williamstown, New Jersey, when it comes to raising her two children, she’s doing the sensible thing. “You’re not going to be put in a work environment where everybody came from the same school and everybody is the […]

Old Paths: How we use Kindle Fire Tablets in Our Home School

| August 17, 2016

Jen author of Old Paths has some great tips here! As a busy homeschooling mother of a large family I am continually looking for ways to streamline our days and for tools to help in that endeavor. I’m also a technology lover and so I am always especially delighted when I can find a digital solution to a […]

Altrogge: Why Christian Should Participate in the Arts

| August 11, 2016

Considering your home school curriculum choices for the year? Consider this. Mark Altrogge’s great piece, “Why Christians Should Paint, Dance, Quilt, Act, Compose Music, Write Stories, Decorate Cookies, and Participate in the Arts.” It’s already reached 60k shares on facebook alone. When I was little my aunt said she loved how I sang all the […]

World Magazine: Rosaria Butterfield, No Free Passes

| August 6, 2016

I interviewed Rosaria Butterfield 3½ years ago as her first book, The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert, was coming out and heading toward wide readership. Since then she’s spoken widely throughout the United States and sometimes faced LGBTQ demonstrators displeased with her movement from lesbianism (and a tenured Syracuse professorship in women’s studies) to […]

Chalcedon: The Place of Woman

| March 21, 2016

One of the chronic problems of men is that too often they react instead of acting…This has all too often been true of the reactions of men, Christian and non-Christian, to the women’s liberation movement. The results are sometimes painful. Are women’s bible studies okay or not? Is the husband the mediator between his wife […]

What Made You Start Homeschooling?

| December 20, 2015

A great one by Penelope Trunk: Paulius told me about one Sunday he was playing in the snow with his son. They brought tools to the playground and started chopping ice into blocks. It was getting dark but his son wanted to stay late, in the dark, and finish. Paulius suggested they do just the […]

Your Black Friday Brain Food Buying Guide!

| November 27, 2015

  Amazon is offering an extra 30% off any book Just use the code HOLIDAY30 at check out! Here’s a few of our favorites! Three Decades of Fertility: Ten Ordinary Women Surrender to the Creator and Embrace Life It’s (Not That) Complicated: How to Relate to Guys in a Healthy, Sane, and Biblical Way Get […]

AV: The Media’s Lying Propaganda About Texas Homeschool Case

| November 10, 2015

A court case involving a Texas Christian homeschool family has made national news because the parents allegedly have refused to educate their children in view of an imminent “rapture.” Liberal activist news outlets across the country have joined in universal chorus condemning lax homeschooling regulations and suggesting the pending Texas Supreme Court case will lead […]