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- Co-ops are parent led, the most cost effective, and wonderfully community based
- Dual Enrollment Classes offer high school students (usually) age 16/grade 10 and up an opportunity to earn college credit that ‘duals’ as high school credit.
- Programs offer (from) academics to supplemental classes like art; they are led by qualified instructors specialized in the subject matter which they are presenting
- Classical Conversations Communities/Programs are large enterprise based programs with a coop feel having specified requirements and methodology. Search for a CC community in your area here
- Resource Centers are pay per class, typically more academically challenging, and led by a specialized instructor
- University Models typically offer full time or part time student status allowing home schooling parents to select a several days a week small private school plan or a supplemental plan
Online Homeschool Options
Online math courses and personalized instruction for middle and high school students. Marcella is a certified math teacher with over 20 years of homeschool experience helping students overcome the challenges of learning math.
Grade 8-12 students learn at their own pace within a “blended learning” classroom while receiving structured teacher’s help utilizing the Cambridge Latin curriculum.
sccodes.org is a solid organization! The modules they offer in the learning section may be too advanced for a typical high school student. They are more geared towards college-level or job skills rather than the intro concepts for programming.
I actually get the most comments from former students on how grateful they are for the Powerpoint and Excel skills when they get to college. If students haven’t done a thorough job of learning Office in middle school, they definitely need to include it in high school. I wouldn’t consider it a whole year’s worth of credit, though — more like a semester half credit that can join up with the above/below/other
All students do need to learn some programming concepts. ; Here are a couple of options for intro programming.
Too much ‘still time’ in front of a screen causes a developing brain to delay the usual growth patterns seen among children (brain develops ages 0 to 25) utilizing in hand materials due to the differences in chemicals bathing the brain and differences in activity level (even though they may seem minuscule in difference). Khan Academy is a span class nonprofit with the mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.
Recommended as supplemental. Too much ‘still time’ in front of a screen causes a developing brain to delay the usual growth patterns seen among children (brain develops ages 0 to 25) utilizing in hand materials due to the differences in chemicals bathing the brain and differences in activity level (even though they may seem miniscule in difference). Easy Peasy enables families to homeschool who thought they couldn’t because of a lack of finances, a lack of time, or a lack of know-how.
There are specific educational needs that come with homeschooling your child. Future Ready Education Initiative works with homeschool families to prepare students for whatever their future holds during and after high school from math workshops, SAT/ACT prep, tutoring, and job placement.
On Line and Downloadable/Printable Lesson Plans ; A rich Catholic Long Distance K-12 School. Mother of Divine Grace is a classical approach to education created to follow the developmental and learning stages of each child while allowing flexibility in using a method rather than a particular book or set of books. Each family can pay for a consultant for help in planning and accountability.
Math, test prep, life skills, and more! Anyone who has struggled with the hard concepts will finally “GET IT” with Mr. D Live!
Integrating academic scholarship and biblical worldview to prepare students for college, career, and life. One of the reasons we list them is that they offer College Board certified AP (Advanced Placement) courses
Free on line learning program for students in grades 7-12 who attend public, private or home school in South Carolina for no more than a total of 12 units of credit toward a high school diploma.
Spelling made simple. Here’s a different way to accomplish the same objective using the same list of words that will also allow the student to decide how to spell other words correctly that were not even included on this list.
The expert-curated data in Wolfram|Alpha provides homeschool families with a trustworthy tutor for all academic subjects, wherever your classroom may be.