Working Around Dyslexia

If you have a child or know a child that suffers from dyslexia, you already know there are special challenges in helping them learn. I ran across this video on TED-Ed that does a great job explaining what dyslexia is really like. It dispels a few myths about this condition.


This Isn’t Your Mother’s Homeschool

We started homeschooling in 1991, more than two decades ago. In an age of such rapid technological advancement, homeschooling looks much different than it did back then. In fact, it might look much different than it did just last year!

In my family we have second generation homeschoolers. When I started homeschooling I hadn’t even […]


Welcome to the Practical Homeschooler! We’re here to provide you with the tools and inspiration you need to educate your child at home. Whether your child is enrolled in public school, a private school, or if you’re homeschooling, we’re here to help you maximize your child’s learning potential.

Armed with a teaching degree in Special […]

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