Posts Tagged ‘ Home Education Magazine – HEM ’

from our current July-August Issue

from our current July-August Issue

The Gardening Tot The garden is alive with sensory experiences that children of all ages are itching to explore. Whether you have enough space to plant a small backyard garden or a simple window garden, all young children will benefit from the opportunity to explore and manipulate different aspects of the garden, such as...
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What’s so Special about Homeschooling?

What’s so Special about Homeschooling?

Homeschooling works, by creating strong, happy families Homeschooling is legal in all 50 states, and in many other countries Homeschooling is wonderfully unique for each family and each learner Homeschooling offers maximum flexibility in education Homeschooling results in intelligent, confident, capable people  
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Intrinsic Motivations for Learning

Intrinsic Motivations for Learning

“As homeschoolers we need to find ways to reach out to teachers and parents who don’t want to see childrens’ 12 years of compulsory schooling reduced to skills training for big business. Nurturing the human capacity to learn through love and intrinsic motivation is as important to life — to me, more important —...
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Free Home School

Free Home School

“My husband and I received some great advice when we first got married: Two can live as cheaply as one…provided one of you doesn’t eat! That’s true with kids, too. Raising kids costs. With five children and one income, we have had periods of time in past years that were much too tight for...
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Reader Responses: Q&A

Reader Responses: Q&A

In every issue of Home Education Magazine two questions of interest to homeschoolers are selected and posed to our readers, and in return our readers are invited to respond to these questions with their own experiences and wisdom. The questions are chosen and the answers are lightly edited, primarily for space and clarity, by...
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