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How They Learn (part 3)

A few weeks ago we hosted a webinar that focused on how the latest research can improve your homeschool. You can watch the entire webinar here. In this third clip from the webinar Debra Bell talks about the need for prior knowledge and how to help provide it for your child.  

How They Learn Webinar (part 2)

A few weeks ago we hosted a webinar that focused on how the latest research can improve your homeschool. You can watch the entire webinar here. In this second clip from the webinar Debra Bell unpacks the limitations of short term memory and shows how you can help your kids overcome those limitations.

GRIT: What is it and why does it matter?

GRIT is about learning how to persevere in the face of failure.  Getting back up when we fall; starting over when we fail.  It is a way of redefining success not simply by your talent or your intelligence, but by changing the way you think about failure and perseverance. Although not a skill that all of Read More…

What’s New for Second Semester?

We’ve added several new courses for second semester. Nate Gilbert‘s Introduction to Government class. Kristen Lauria is offering a Physics course that prepares kids for the SAT Physics I subject test. The course reviews the main concepts in physics including: kinematics (1 and 2-dimensional), Newton’s laws of motion, uniform circular motion, rotational motion, periodic motion, Read More…