Archives for March 2016

How do Unschoolers Document Learning?

How do unschoolers document learning? How do we maintain the records required by law?  These are the most frequently asked questions I hear when talking with other homeschoolers and those curious about homeschooling and unschooling. Remember the real reason you should keep good homeschool records. As unschoolers, we don’t use a set curriculum. We don’t get up in […]

Abuse Awareness Month

April is abuse awareness month. Join us in focusing on preventing abuse before it escalates by promoting Pinwheels for Prevention. “I think there’s going to be an epidemic of abuse survivors in the next 10-20 years…if there isn’t one already,” quoted from an abuse survivor in a recent post to Frank Shaeffer. This is a […]

SC Homeschool Numbers 2014-2015

Each year, accountability associations send their homeschool numbers reports to each school district. For many years, I’ve wondered where do those numbers go from there? Does anyone tally up the total number in the state? How could we find out the total? Well, someone at the Department of Education actually has it–and gave me a copy. […]