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Homeschoolers Survive in the Wild PDF Print E-mail

The last day of Survival Skills Class at Academy Days Co-op was LIT! Students practiced starting a fire and building shelters among other survival skills they learned at home all semester. And this class isn't all there is to this homeschool co-op – Academy Days Co-op also has writing classes, science labs, math tutors, and history courses for preschool through high school.

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The Day Homeschoolers Shut Down Capitol Hill PDF Print E-mail

"HSLDA? Yeah, I know you guys. You helped shut down Capitol Hill that one time."┬áThat event was 25 years ago, back when I was rolling around in pink onesies on my parents’ carpet, rather than meeting with congressional staff as HSLDA’s lobbyist. And the chief of staff in front of me now had been an intern on the Hill back then, fielding phone calls from angry homeschool families on a day that neither he nor anyone else in Washington had ever forgotten.

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Outlook Academy Parent Reflects on the End of 17 Years with Outlook Academy PDF Print E-mail

My last child has completed her high school studies. I started homeschooling in 2002. My first day was September 11, the first anniversary of the “Towers.” This day will always be such a heavy, but inspirational day for me and my children. Listening to the radio's rebroadcast of September 11, 2001, Trey and Katelyn were very in tune with the events of that day, and from that day forward, the journey we all took together has been amazing and I have NEVER regretted the decision.

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How To Find a Local Homeschool Support Group PDF Print E-mail

Homeschoolers will not likely find an outlet that offers so much for all their children at one time as a homeschool support group. Groups offer both playtime and structured activities that appeal to a wide range of ages. In fact, most homeschooling parents rely on support groups as their primary means for socialization for their preschoolers, adolescents, preteens, and teenagers. As a result, most communities boast at least one homeschool group, if not more. Try these methods to find one near you.

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Membership In HSLDA Highly Recommended PDF Print E-mail

Membership in Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) is not mandatory for Outlook Academy families, but we highly recommend it. For a minimal fee using our HDLDA discount, membership in HSLDA offers your family peace of mind as well as free homeschool resources and access to expert legal counsel -- and those are just the main, selfish reasons for joining.

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