I Am a Homeschooler

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 37 People

    My Story

    I was homeschooled from 3rd through 11th grade by my parents. I played basketball for the local public highschool, which is permitted by state law. Then my senior year i transferred to a Catholic prep school. (I am Evangelical) I think being homeschooled is the key to my maturity...
    MNPowerForward MNPowerForward
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 9, 2009

    We Homeschool

    We live in Indiana and homeschool through a virtual school called Connections Academy. We love it. My son is much happier and we are able to know exactly what he is being taught. We also know what he is understanding and what he is not getting. This is powerful for a parent. We...
    BeckyInIndiana BeckyInIndiana
    1 Response Jan 17, 2011

    Naturally I find myself on the computer.

    When I should be learning algebra or analyzing literary works, however, I am clicking through EP. I need to get my butt back on track.
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    Mar 9, 2016

    I Enjoy Doing It

    I have four children- only three are school aged, and I homeschool my second one. He is 8, and has OCD, childhood depression, social anxiety and PDD, and although he started in school, after a good shot at nursery and pre-school, it turned out to be terrible, at the young age of...
    CR10 CR10
    41-45, F
    Aug 26, 2013


    Hello!  I homeschool my daughter 13 (co teach with my mom).  I will write more about that later. I just wanted to share a really great website.  It is the one in the title.  It is free to sign up...they have amazing things Monday thru Friday, that are free...
    SmilingSueAnn SmilingSueAnn
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Feb 16, 2009

    Can Anyone Help?

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2010

    But it makes me sad that I can't be more social

    and make more friends, and you are all gonna say oh just go join clubs and sports teams but I don't like most sports and I'm a non-religious homeschooler and my parents are allready spending lots of money on things like that for me so I don't know what do do now, I'm probably...
    theweirdestofthemall theweirdestofthemall
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2014

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    I am home schooled (technically online schooled) I go to Connections Academy. I started going to there because I was having a lot of trouble in public school. I love it! And my grades are much better. I have to move to Texas soon so i'll go to a public school there. I really...
    ChloeWolf ChloeWolf
    13-15, F
    Oct 5, 2011
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