My 24 thousand dollar mistake college prep SAT

My $24,000 Mistake on College Tuition*

My Mistake I think I could have requested an accommodation for the SAT based on my son’s mild anxiety. Doing so might have helped him qualify for a $6000 per year scholarship.* First, I do characterize it as my mistake. As a parent, I was in the position to anticipate the impact of his anxiety […]

How to Homeschool High School in Pennsylvania

Homeschooling High School in Pennsylvania

Some homeschool parents get spooked about high school due to Pennsylvania’s higher regulations relative to other states but they really shouldn’t. In this post, I’ll explain how even the most relaxed home education program can satisfy the basic graduation requirements of the Pennsylvania homeschool law while still preparing a student for his or her future […]

more tips for selling used homeschool books

Tips for Selling Used Homeschool Books in Person

This is the third post in a series about how to get value from used homeschool books. In the first post, I told you about my favorite platforms to sell books. In the second post, I shared my best practices for getting the most value and minimizing handling time when selling your used books. In […]

tips for selling used homeschool books

Tips For Selling Used Homeschool Books

In the previous post, I told you about some ways to get value for your used homeschool books. In this post, I’ll give you some tips for choosing which books to sell (compared to giving away), how to price them and how to package them for shipping. [This is beginning to look like another series]. […]

where to sell used homeschool books

5 Ways to Sell Used Homeschool Books

If you’re anything like me, you love to browse and purchase books that you plan to use in your homeschool. If you’ve been educating your children at home for a while, you probably have bookshelves full of great (and not-so-great) used books. Now is a great time to clear the shelves to make room for […]

Moving Out of Pennsylvania When You Homeschool

So far in this series about how to legally move a home education program under PA homeschool law, I have discussed how to transfer a program when moving within the state (part 1 and part 2) and what to do when you’re moving to Pennsylvania from another state. This post describes what to do if […]

Moving TO Pennsylvania When You Homeschool

Nothing strikes fear in the heart of a homeschooler more than moving from a low regulation state to a high regulation state. Pennsylvania has a reputation for being one of those high regulation states but hopefully, I can reassure you that compliance isn’t that complicated. Compulsory attendance age First, if your child hasn’t reached compulsory […]