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You were homeschooled?

I was homeschooled from K-12th grade. I’m very proud of the fact, but it’s not something that comes up with every person I know. Somehow, though, the topic of highschool memories comes up and I usually make some quip like, “my highschool football team won every game it ever played.” When I get the bizarre […]

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How Does..

How does a Homeschooler change a light bulb?   A: First, mom checks three books on electricity out of the library, then the kids make models of light bulbs, read a biography of Thomas Edison and do a skit based on his life. Next, everyone studies the history of lighting methods, wrapping up with dipping […]

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Music is what music does…

This was a rather interesting article. BOSTON Bye-bye, Bach. So long, Sousa. Lower-income kids across the country will soon be getting a free music education through hip-hop and other pop tunes they can relate to. Boston’s Berklee College of Music is reaching out to four other cities with a 15-year-old program that’s made instrumental and […]

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