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Homeschooling

Tips for Getting Started With Homeschooling

If you are considering homeschooling but are unsure where to begin, here are four tips to help you get started.

  1. Figure out the legalities.
  2. Rules surrounding homeschooling can vary from state to state. Be sure to check out your state’s legal requirements regarding homeschooling.

  3. Decide on an approach.
  4. The freedom to determine what and how your children learn is a major advantage of homeschooling. However, many homeschooling methodologies and approaches exist. Be sure to read up on the various approaches to homeschooling to find the best fit for you and your child.

  5. Tap into your local homeschool community.
  6. Reach ouch to experienced homeschooling families to glean from their experiences.

  7. Be patient.
  8. Be patient with your child and yourself. Homeschooling will not be the easiest at times, and information overload can occur. Don’t get discouraged and remember that the experience will be extremely rewarding for both you and your child.

Reference: PBS.org – Homeschooling: Tips for Getting Started

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