Posts Tagged ‘ homeschooling and college ’

September-October Issue

September-October Issue

The September-October issue of Home Education Magazine is still the current issue, and it features an interview with Virginia homeschooling mom Jeanne Faulconer, the articles editor for Home Education Magazine, editor of the VaHomeschoolers Voice, and a speaker on homeschooling and family issues. Articles in this issue include First Year Homeschool Blues, Building Your...
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Interview with Jake Nix

Interview with Jake Nix

The March-April, 2010 issue of Home Education Magazine features Mary Nix interviewing her youngest son, Jake, home from college on his first year living away from home. Jake tells us homeschooling, and more specifically interest based learning, helped him to realize that his education was his own responsibility: “Following my own interests from a...
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College Admissions Help

College Admissions Help

Choosing a college, completing the application process, writing essays and waiting around to hear if you’re accepted or not can be a truly stressful and time consuming process that usually requires a plan of action years in advance. Many homeschooled students have numerous questions, things they’re unsure about and limited guidance to get them...
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Alison McKee

Alison McKee

Alison McKee is the author of From Homeschool to College and Work: Turning Your Homeschooled Experiences into College and Job Portfolios and Homeschooling Our Children, Unschooling Ourselves. Over the years Alison has written many articles on homeschooling which have appeared in Growing Without Schooling, Home Education Magazine, Homefires: The Journal of Homeschooling, The Relaxed...
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Homeschooling and College

Homeschooling and College

“A good college match really comes down to finding a campus with bright students that are interacting with a teaching faculty. The faculty should be interested in student learning and will supplement their classroom teaching with relevant collaborative experiences and internships that allow students to test their classroom knowledge in real-life situations. The faculty...
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