Common Ground Camp

Common Ground Camp

473 Tatro Road, Starksboro, VT 05487 Our signature family camp in four week-long sessions to choose from!   Common Ground Center Retreat Facility Rentals Learn more about renting our facility for weddings, retreats, conferences, and school trips! Adult programs… Men’s Winter Adventure Weekend: Relax and play outdoors with a group of men! The Women’s...
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Families on the Road

Families on the Road

Families on the Road (FOTR) is for families who are on the road fulltime, on extended road trips, or who are just daydreaming about traveling. Some families travel because their occupations require mobility, such as construction, telecommunications, and entertainment. Others have traded in fast-paced careers for a life on wheels – maybe for a...
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Homeschooling while traveling

The mother of a homeschooling family from  Sweden recently wrote that thanks to homeschooling, her family has been able to travel long term around the world.  She also mentioned that they often visit other families while touring  since there are only about 100 families in Sweden that homeschool. You can read their page on...
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Homeschool Family Travel Company

Hi! I’m a homeschool mom from Texas and my family has set up a travel company for the purposes of blessing homeschoolers with an annual trip. We’d like to invite all homeschoolers to join us at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida for the fourth annual Ultimate Field Trip with hundreds of other homeschool...
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Pedal Pioneers: A Guide to Bicycle Travel With Kids

I recall taking bike trips when I was younger, but nothing like the bike trips that are unveiled in Pedal Pioneers: A Guide to Bicycle Travel with Kids. This A-Z Guide offers insight on how to organize overnight youth bike trips. I imagine it might also be downsized for families as well, or at...
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Planet Earth by Alastair Fothergill

Home Education Magazine recently received an advanced copy of Planet Earth by Alastair Fothergill, Foreward by David Attenborough. The book is co-published by University of California Press and BBC Worldwide Americas. This is a very cool book that accompanies the Discovery Planet series this month. Here is the book’s description: A visual odyssey that...
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Foreign Language Immersion

From – FLSAS / Teen Study Abroad:June – July – August (& throughout the year) Intensive Foreign LanguageStudy Abroad Programs for Teenagers (12 to 17 year) extremely flexible starting dates,excellent supervision, cultural & social activities college credit & high school credit possible Special Programs Only for Teens,Individuals – June July August Groups – All...
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African-American Homeschoolers Family & Friends Vacation

African-American Homeschoolers Family & Friends Vacation Founded in 2004 by African-American Unschooling, a national network of Black homeschooling families, the African-American Homeschoolers Family and Friends Vacation is an annual celebration of cultural heritage and family learning. In 2005, we were off to the Gullah Islands of South Carolina, Thursday, May 26 through Sunday, May...
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