November 22, 2017

High School Resume

There are so many things that a student does while he or she is in high school that just does not fit into an academic category and therefore do not show up on the student’s transcript.  Yet, these are often the things that make a student stand out.  In today’s blog, I want to encourage […]

Homeschooling and College Acceptance

It doesn’t happen as often these days, but there used to be a great concern among homeschooling families that they would have a difficult time getting their student into college.  As families, we still worry that we won’t be able to do everything required to get our student into their college of choice.  We also […]

Visiting Colleges – Why On-Site Is Best

As you prepare for college, one of the things that you will want to do is visit college campuses.  You can learn a lot about a college from its website; some sites will even take you on a virtual tour – but before you start making decisions about where your student will spend much of […]

College Applications

Where do I want to go to college?  What do I want to study?  What classes do I need to take now?  How do I get good test scores? How are we going to pay for it all?  Will I meet my future spouse there? For most of these questions, I can get you started […]

High School Graduation Requirements

The law in many states, including Florida, does not outline the specific credit requirements for a homeschooled student to graduate from high school.   Nor does the state issue a diploma to home-educated students.  This means that you are responsible for determining which credits your student must earn before you declare them graduated and issue […]