Category Archives: Overcoming Obstacles

Be the Boss of Your Holiday!

Hello there!  I hope you had an awesome Thanksgiving.  Now it’s time for that final leg of the holiday relay – filled with parties, shopping, eating, baking, traveling…well, you get the idea.  I wanted to take some time today to address the struggles that families, including homeschoolers, can have with all the “festivities” that take place at…




Neuroscience Meets Your Child With Disabilities

In the summer edition of the Florida Parent Educator’s Almanac magazine I found the following article by Tara Jenner, founder of The Brain Trainers.  As you will read in this article Tara is a cognitive skills trainer, who serves the needs of students and adults who either have learning challenges or just want to improve…




Why Homeschooling911?

Some have asked: “Why Homeschooling911?”  What exactly does it mean?  Does it mean that there have been incidents of curriculum spontaneously combusting in home-schooler’s homes?  Does it mean that a mass exodus of children from the public schools has resulted in gangs of home-schoolers roaming the streets mowing their neighbor’s lawns while they’re not home? Actually…