Homeschool View - April 2014

  • 3 Family Activities for Easter

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Apr 3rd

    When it comes to the Easter holiday, the death and resurrection of Jesus is the very reason for the season, but how do you teach the story and concept to a child? Get ready for April 20 with these three family activities that teach children about the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Read More...


  • Homeschool Convention Tips

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Apr 3rd

    From what to carry to what to wear, browse your guide to getting the most out of homeschool conventions. Read More...


  • Bringing up Ben: Homeschooling a Child with Autism

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Apr 3rd

    In honor of National Autism Awareness Month in April, we bring you the story of an autistic child and his family, who were called to homeschool under unique circumstances. Read More...


  • Tax Breaks for Homeschoolers

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Apr 3rd

    Homeschooling is rewarding in a lot of ways, but the cha-ching of recouping educational expenses during tax season isn’t one of the rewards. The situation is a Catch-22 for homeschoolers. The federal government won’t reimburse parents for contributing to their children’s education, yet homeschool parents have no choice but to purchase the curriculum, books, microscopes, art supplies, and other equipment their children need. However, homeschool families in certain states, as well as families who have children with special needs, can qualify for educational tax breaks. Read More...