Interview with a Barrow County Homeschooling Family: The McGarrys

This is a column that I wrote for The Barrow Journal. The McGarrys are a local homeschooling family who have three young children. They are using a variety of resources to homeschool, and like many families who homeschool, they feel that public schools are putting too much emphasis on standardized tests instead of the quality of learning.

Storytelling, Murder and what that has to do with Homeschooling

Above is a photo I took in the upstairs of the log house at the William Harris Homestead.  Oh, what those walls could tell us if they could talk! There is nothing I love more than old, family stories.  I have written a few of my grandmother’s stories for the Barrow Journal, and recently I … Continue reading Storytelling, Murder and what that has to do with Homeschooling