Homeschooling doesn’t mean you have to do it all yourself. Homeschool parents are allowed to get outside help when they are overwhelmed. One of the best ways to ensure you keep that homeschool freedom and flexibility is to turn to self-paced classes.
Mr. D Math: Going Beyond Math
One of the most loved learning platforms among homeschoolers is Mr. D Math. But don’t let the name fool you. Mr. D offers so much more, and iHN moms found out that all his classes are amazing.
“Math, test prep, life skills, and more! Anyone who has struggled with the hard concepts will finally GET IT with Mr. D!”— Mr. D Math
Mr. D Math‘s classes are based on Mr. D’s philosophy of raising independent and confident individuals and this shines through all the classes they offer. Some of the most important aspects of Mr. D Math online classes:
- unique curriculum
- effective approach
- step-by-step lessons and solutions
- live or self-paced classes
- amazing teacher support
- multiple learning styles
- no parent help needed
Mr. D Math is offering much more than classes; it teaches kids to be independent and responsible learners.
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Math self-paced classes
Both parents and children are delighted to have discovered Mr. D math classes.
“There’s so much to love about Mr. D Math and for us, it’s been love at first try! It’s so very rare that both homeschooled kid and parent agree on a program, but this was the program for us!
Mr. D Math is fun […] keeps things light and he is so good at keeping kids engaged and paying attention to the classes.”
– Laura, Monkey and Mom
“I’ve been singing the praises of Mr. D Math for several years now, […] ever since my daughter Emma […] declared that Mr. D Math was basically up there with Jane Austen. I mean, that alone may be enough to convince you to give Mr. D a try […]
With the self-paced Algebra 1 online course from Mr. D Math, we have finally hit a home run! It’s confirmed once again: we love Mr. D Math!“
– Amy, Humility and Doxology
ACT and SAT Math Boothcamp
Test-taking is an important skill to have and Mr. D Math is helping homeschool families get affordable help with acing high stakes tests like SAT and ACT.
“Mr. D’s ACT Bootcamp is not the only way to prepare for the ACT, but it is an affordable opportunity if you feel like your teen could use a more structured approach to studying for the exam.”
– Heather, Blog She Wrote
“[…] I can also rest assured that she will have the preparation she needs to ace the test, making her college applications as competitive as possible.”
– Sophie, My Cup Runs Over
“We are not new to the awesomeness that is Mr. D Math’s online classes. […]
Having resources like Mr. D Math’s self-paced ACT BootCamp has been an eye-opening experience to the world of testing. It has provided us with the tools we need to succeed and helped us evaluate the areas where more work is needed.”
– Heather, Heather Gerwing Living the Full Life
American Sign Language – ASL
Kids and parents alike are impressed with the quality of Mr. D Math‘s ASL classes and they feel these are taught in a respectful, knowledgeable manner.
“As the mother of neurodiverse kids, I love how learning ASL encourages acceptance, communication and community. And for them it’s also easier to grasp than a language that is foreign to them.”
Charlotte, My Little Home School
“Discovering Mr. D Math’s ASL: Elementary 1 was like finding a treasure chest for our homeschool. […] I knew I found what we needed to ensure a proper, respectful, and comprehensive study of American Sign Language.”
– Emily, Intentionally Well
“The Mr.D Math ASL courses go above and beyond. They not only instruct students on the signs and language but also incorporate deaf history and etiquette into the class.”
– Christine, Blooming Brilliant
“I am not exaggerating, not even a little when I tell you Mr. D Math is our NUMBER 1 homeschool resource. We have just taken the Mr. D ASL 1 self-paced course and we loved it.”
– Clare, Homeschool of 1
Economics self-paced classes
Parents and teens love the Economics classes from Mr. D Math because the teachers present economics in a way that makes sense for kids.
“Knowing that my son’s instructor is well versed in economic jargon and can teach it so that it makes sense totally helps me… AND my son!
I’m also nurturing my son’s entrepreneurial spirit […].”
– Monica, Mommy Maestra
“This is a solid economics program that your teen will look forward to doing. […] Remember, it’s not an elective, it’s an essential skill that every person needs. Make sure your teen isn’t in the dark.”
– Julie, Julie Naturally
“This Junior Economics class is the perfect introduction to business basics and financial know-how that just may wake up some business aspirations in your kids.
This is such a great online economics class and I can’t wait for the rest of my kids to take it!”
– Christy, PK1 Kids
College and Career Readiness
Mr. D Math even has a College and Career Readiness class that helped many families prepare their children for college and life beyond.
“It’s presented in such a way that teens stay engaged. There are no pages of text that they need to scroll through endlessly. No monotone or boring videos are included.
Teens are being talked with – not at. If you have teens, you know that they don’t often respond well to being talked at.”
– Brandi, Mama Teaches
“If you have a daydreamer for a teenager who really doesn’t want to think or plan for the future, the Mr. D Math College and Career Prep Class is a simple way to get them moving in the right direction. “
– Ashley, Life with Moore Learning
“My son completed this course one year ago. In the months since, he has lived on his own, advocated for special needs accommodations with his college, filled out a job application, survived his first job interview and completed his first I-9 for employment […].
This course helped him feel confident in his own abilities as he began adulting through life.“
– Shawna, Different By Design
“The College and Career Readiness online course from Mr. D. Math is the most comprehensive life skills resource that we’ve used for the high school age group. I highly recommend checking it out!”
– Sara, Heart and Soul Homeschooling