Events for Kids & News for Homeschoolers

{Winder, Georgia} {Athens, Georgia} {Georgia homeschooling law changes 2013} Note: This column was published in the Barrow Journal on June 5, 2013. Here are a few odds and ends for parents and homeschoolers as you begin your summer vacation: As you plan your summer activities, don’t forget about the summer events at our local libraries. There … Continue reading Events for Kids & News for Homeschoolers

Interview with the Bells, a homeschooling family in Georgia

{Interview with a homeschooling family.} This is just a note to let you know that my column of the interview with the Bell family has been posted online!  Click here to read the column.  And if you haven't already, you might want to check out my special edition to this column ~ I posted the script … Continue reading Interview with the Bells, a homeschooling family in Georgia

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.