What Self-Care Really Means

What Self-Care Really Means: How to Beat the Winter Blahs When You’re a Homeschooling Parent By Chelsea McLeod You can’t pour from an empty cup! We have all heard that old saying, “You can’t pour from an empty cup…” but what does that mean, and how does it relate to your homeschooling journey? Parenting is […]

How to Bring Writing into Other Areas

How to bring writing into other areas

Sneaking It In: How to Bring Writing Into Other Areas By Chelsea McLeod  Writing in school is often seen as a skill linked only to English. It is often viewed as an immovable part of the curriculum and focus in this class. While this is technically true, it is not the whole picture. Not only is […]

How to Subscribe to the Schoolio Digital Platform

How to subscribe to the Schoolio Digital Platform

Are you new to the Schoolio Digital Platform? Using the Schoolio digital platform might overwhelm you, and learning a new digital system can be confusing! That’s why we are here to help guide you through every step on the Schoolio Digital platform so that you and your student will be successful while bringing fun back […]

Running Records: How to Assess Your Child’s Reading Level

Running Records: How to Assess Your Child's Reading Level

Running Records: How to Assess Your Child’s Reading Level By Chelsea McLeod Reading is a fundamental skill; it is an essential building block that supports all other types of learning. If reading is not developed, a child will struggle with other things in their schooling experience, which is just as crucial in a homeschool environment […]

Teaching Financial Literacy

Teaching Financial Literacy

Teaching Financial Literacy, Why is it Important? Written by Nakisha Blain Teaching financial literacy is crucial to a well-rounded education because money is security. If we skip teaching our kids about money, we set them up for unnecessary hardship later on in life. What is Financial Literacy?  Financial literacy is understanding how money works and […]

Adding to the Planner on the Schoolio Digital Platform

Adding to the planner on the Schoolio Digital Platform

Are you new to the Schoolio Digital Platform? Using the Schoolio digital platform might overwhelm you, and learning a new digital system can be confusing! That’s why we are here to help guide you through every step on the Schoolio Digital platform so that you and your student will be successful while bringing fun back […]

Adding a Course on the Schoolio Digital Platform

Adding a Course on the Schoolio Digital Platform

Are you new to the Schoolio Digital Platform? Using the Schoolio digital platform might overwhelm you, and learning a new digital system can be confusing! That’s why we are here to help guide you through every step on the Schoolio Digital platform so that you and your student will be successful while bringing fun back […]

Using the Schoolio Digital Platform – Adding a Student

Using the Schoolio Digital Platform

Are you new to the Schoolio Digital Platform? Using the Schoolio digital platform might overwhelm you, and learning a new digital system can be confusing! That’s why we are here to help guide you through every step on the Schoolio Digital platform so that you and your student will be successful while bringing fun back […]

Help Your Child Excel With These 7 Tips

The other day I heard someone say, “Parents work so hard and sacrifice so much so that at the end of the day, our kids will be a little further ahead and have more opportunities than we did.” This isn’t specific to our generation, as generations of parents before us have wanted better or the […]

Why Parents Are Turning To Homeschooling

Why Parents Are Turning to Homeschooling

The other day, I was at a dentist’s appointment with my kids. While we were there, the secretary asked my daughter if she enjoyed the morning off school to be at the dentist. My daughter responded with a “no” because she despises dentist’s appointments. I followed up the question with, “We will be doing school […]