Write a College Scholarship Essay That Stands Out!

Write a College Scholarship Essay That Stands Out!

College scholarships are there for the taking, we’re told, but what if the application requirement is an essay? How, in a vast sea of essays the jurors must read, can you get your college scholarship essay to stand out? Scholarship juries (the people who read the...
Creating a relaxed homeschooling transcript: It can be done!

Creating a relaxed homeschooling transcript: It can be done!

As of Memorial Day weekend, I’ve officially graduated a homeschooler! Since pulling my daughter, Sarah, out of public school in sixth grade, we’ve followed an unschooling approach, and it’s been an amazing experience in so many ways. Many people were...
Top Tips to Help Homeschoolers Find a Test Prep Tutor

Top Tips to Help Homeschoolers Find a Test Prep Tutor

Is your child planning on going to college? If you answered yes, then just about the best thing you could ever do is enroll them in an SAT/ACT prep class. And that’s because these tests are not just essential for college entrance, they are instrumental in determining...
Homeschool Superstar: How to Get into Your Dream College

Homeschool Superstar: How to Get into Your Dream College

If you are a homeschooler planning to apply to college and you are wondering how to get into your dream college, I have some good news and some bad news. Let’s get the bad news out of the way first: just being homeschooled is not enough to make you interesting to...
Why We Chose Dual Enrollment for Homeschooling High School

Why We Chose Dual Enrollment for Homeschooling High School

For some time, my daughter and I had been butting heads over algebra. While I could solve the problems myself (err, most of them anyway), I wasn’t able to explain the mathematical reasoning behind my strategy. It wasn’t long before I began considering the...
Homeschool to College – It’s Not That Hard!

Homeschool to College – It’s Not That Hard!

Note – This post may included affiliate links to products that we love and have used or would use in our  own homeschool. Please see my disclosure policy. Are you thinking about homeschooling high school and college, too? Going from homeschool to college is...