4 Homeschool Myths

Whether your home-educating family is traditional or non-conformist, Amy will help you identify four common homeschool myths and equip you to counter them.

Back-to-Homeschool Pep Talk

Start your new year with a back-to-homeschool pep talk from our Region 11 Representative, Danna. It’s sure to improve your frame of mind & heart.

25 Top Homeschool Tips

Check out this encouraging homeschool advice from our team of Homeschool Iowa Regional Representatives, all homeschooling moms of many years. Enjoy!

Which Forms Do I File with the School?

What will your homeschool look like in the coming year? Here’s some “expert advice” from Nancy Bjorkman, an incredible source of wisdom and encouragement.

Shopping for Curriculum

Of course, every child is unique and every homeschool is different, but Kathy Kuhl offers some generalized helpful steps to shopping for homeschool curriculum.

DIY Homeschool Socialization

How can we connect with other homeschooling families? Where are homeschool socialization opportunities for my children? Here is a bit of history & some ideas for you.

Key to Homeschool Success

Aren’t there many factors that determine homeschooling success or failure? Certainly! Yet, this homeschooling mom of 30+ years names this one key factor. What is it?

Taking an End-of-the-Year Snapshot

If you follow a traditional school year, you’re likely approaching the end of your school year. Set aside some time to celebrate and review your year. Take an end-of-the-year snapshot! You won’t regret it.

Check Out Your Library’s Incredible FREE Resources

Check Out Your Library's Incredible FREE Resources

Iowa homeschooling mom, Michelle Andersen, is also an Iowa library director, which explains her enthusiasm for sharing the many incredible FREE resources available at and through your local public library. Check out this list from Michelle! 1. EXPLORE BOOKS, MAGAZINES, DVDs, AND AUDIOBOOKS   All kinds of reading material are available to enjoy or to support your curriculum. Your local library may … Read More

Discovering & Developing Your Child’s Learning Styles

Discovering & Developing Your Child's Learning Styles

Who knows your child better than you; right? Perhaps you’re fairly confident that you already know what your child’s primary learning style is. Even so, you’ll benefit and enjoy the process of taking just a few minutes to bop through this concise learning styles checklist. You’re likely to immediately identify a predominant style for your particular child. Then take note … Read More