Recommendations and Reviews

Here’s our sticky thread for any home education resources that you have found helpful. It’s our One Stop Shop for reviews and recommendations for future reference.

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  • websites
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  • legal resources

Don’t be shy about posting what has worked well for you and your family. You never know when some little thing will be a light bulb for someone else!

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Susan R's picture

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Here is a list of websites for information that impacts home education:

http://hslda.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1 ]HSLDA - Home School Legal Defense Association
http://www.nheld.com/ NHELD - National Home Education Legal Defense
http://www.americanhomeschoolassociation.org/info.html AHA - American Homeschool Association
http://www.yedies.blogspot.com/ Consent of the Governed - Conservative homeschooling blogger Judy Aron
http://www.homeedmag.com/newscomm/ HEM - Home Education Magazine News and Commentary
http://learninfreedom.org/ Learn In Freedom - Information about issues in education, both home and traditional

Susan R's picture

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Here are some more helpful websites for homeschoolers-

[URL=http://homeschoolbuzz.com/ Homeschoolbuzz.com[/URL ] - I guess you'd call it an aggregate blog feed for homeschool blogs, but they also post homeschool news and reviews of books.
[URL=http://www.debrabell.com/ Debra Bell's Homeschool Resource Center[/URL ]
[URL=http://www.thehomescholar.com/ The Homescholar[/URL ] Homeschooling in high school
[URL=http://thethinkingmother.blogspot.com/ The Thinking Mother[/URL ] - lots of book reviews and thoughtful posts
[URL=http://heartkeepercommonroom.blogspot.com/ The Common Room[/URL ]- another homeschool blog recommendation

Susan R's picture

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I have come to prefer Foersters over Saxon. Good stuff. I've also used Jacobs Geometry. Again- high quality, and very engaging. Thanks for the recommendation.