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Home-Schooling and Social/Educational Development --Part 5: Conclusions

So, after reviewing three different research articles in regards to schooling, it does appear that there is no harm in home-schooling if it is done correctly.   578 more words

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Home-Schooling and Social/Emotional Development -- Part 4: Class Size and Student Outcomes

Welcome to my third and final research-based post where I am trying to decide if home-schooling is right for me family!  In this last study, we are focusing on class sizes and whether or not that has an influence on the outcomes of the students.   433 more words

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Home-Schooling and Social/Emotional Development -- Part 3: How Many Teachers Does It Take To Support a Student?

Welcome to part 3 of this blog series where I am researching different aspects of home-schooling and whether or not it is a beneficial alternative to traditional schoolings, such as public schooling.   583 more words

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Home-Schooling and Social/Emotional Development -- Part 2: The Social and Educational Outcomes of Home-Schooling

This first educational blog post is specifically about the social and educational outcomes of home-schooling.  It is so important to research home-schooling and the possible outcomes “because it is the most robust form of educational reform in the United States today.” (Murphy 2014)  The growth of home-schooling in the United States is astonishing!   935 more words

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Home-Schooling and Social/Emotional Development

First of all, I would like to start off by mentioning this post will be coming in multiple sections.  This blog subject is for my Psychology of Adolescence final project so there will be a lot of information, and for those who choose to follow, it will be easier to digest the information in pieces I think. 408 more words

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The Value of Scouting

“The knowledge of the world is only to be acquired in the world, and not in a closet.” – Lord Chesterfield.

Childhood is a time to make small mistakes so we can avoid big ones later on. 542 more words

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99 and 100!!! /365

We made it! 100 days of blogging (nearly) every day!

I’ve been so busy this last week with Arrietty I’ve really neglected the blog, but I think it’s important to be honest about what I can achieve with the amount of hours there are in the day. 73 more words

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