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Homeschooling for Parents: Getting it Right – and Realistic

(Image: https://www.pexels.com/photo/close-up-of-girl-writing-256468/ ) Guest post by Chloe Kirby There is a good reason teachers are professionally trained. Teaching children requires skills that are not simply…

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Learning from Literature Starts with Scripture

A desire to ignite our kids with great ideas and an appreciation for their dignity as children of God often leads us to good books that jumpstart great conversations! But where to begin? Today, our guest is the delightful Kevin O’Brien, here to explain why Learning from Literature Starts with Scripture.

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What About Socialization?

If you’re new to homeschooling, you’re probably getting asked a question that veteran homeschoolers find very familiar. Today, Maureen Wittmann is here with very smart and very reassuring responses to the question, “But what about socialization?!”

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How to Survive the February Homeschool Funk

Despite being the shortest month, February is the bane of most homeschooler’s year. Here is how to survive! #homeschooling #February

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What to Do When You Feel Like a Homeschool Failure

What do you do when the voices of self-doubt are screaming in your head? Here are three suggestions to help you feel better. #homeschooling

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Time for a Mid-Year Homeschool Reboot?

Sometimes a minor tweak in your homeschool life can make a big difference. Taking the time to honestly evaluate what is not working and attempting to make meaningful changes can lead to a much more positive homeschool day.

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Mid-Semester Organization Check-In

Today’s guest, Margaret Gallipeau, was with us in Episode 48, helping us get organized for the year. Today, she’ll take us through some steps for evaluating how our plans are going, in our Mid-Semester Homeschool Organization Check-in!

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How to Foster Religious Vocations

The Homeschooling Saints Podcast features some wonderful insights on How to Foster Religious Vocations in Your Homeschool. #Vocations #Catholicparenting #Homeschooling

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The Gift of Reading Aloud

Reading aloud can create a time set aside in your day when your relationship is nourished. #reading #parenting #homeschooling

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Homeschooling 101 Podcast from Homeschooling Saints

Homeschooling Saints has put together two podcasts on starting your homeschooling year. These are designed for both new homeschoolers and those who are returning to homeschooling.

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