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Home Schooling Pro's & Con's

I know I’m not very organized and time and I are not friends. When push comes to shove I know I can do it, but when I talked to some friends and looked online about Connections Academy I found my saving grace. 418 more words

Homeschool 2.0

Hi I’m Jen. I’m a wife, mom of 2 awesome kids (2 dogs and 2 cats who are also my kids), marine biologist (until I had kids)/jack of all trades Master of Nothing, and I was homeschooled back in the 90’s. 256 more words

Ardas & His PE Class

Ardas, who is home schooled, takes a PE class with other home schoolers.

As soon as I got to Memphis, I heard stories about Ardas’ PE class. 599 more words


Some Financial Insight on Connections Education

On a regular basis I post updates about the corporate actions of K12, Inc. – including both the MarketBeat update and Google alert this morning.  Folks that know me, and those that follow this space on a regular basis, know that I regularly say that we can learn a great deal about K12, Inc. 352 more words


Blended Learning (Overview)


Blended learning has been found to be very effective in improving grades for the average student.  The effectiveness is very much based on getting just the right mix of face to face communication, and of the advanced technology of today’s world.   350 more words

It's working, really working

I am amazed at how hard the decision was to home school and how easy it is to just do it. It seemed like such a monumental task to homeschool 3 children. 432 more words


Day #2 - The meltdowns

Day 2 was very different from day one. To give a little background so this makes more sense, I have a 13 year old son, 11 year old daughter, and a 9 year old son. 357 more words