It may seem intimidating but you CAN homeschool high school. Try Sara’s tips to help ease your anxiety and build your confidence to homeschool high school.
For most people, the first homeschooling year and the high school years are the most intimidating. We are the most nervous at the beginning of a journey and the end of it.
When we begin, we’re a bundle of nerves because we want to be sure we start strong. On the verge of high school, we realize that finishing strong is equally essential. Yet, we question our ability. We wonder how we can teach subjects without expertise in more advanced high school courses.
It’s somewhat easier to put the early years’ fears to rest because we know we can teach colors, numbers, and other basics.
When it comes to high school, reassurance doesn’t come quite so quickly. But consider this: you don’t have to be an expert in everything, you just have to be good at seeking out resources. There are plenty of resources online and offline to aid your high schooler’s success.
Even knowing that, we sometimes continue to have concerns because we have a vested interest in our children’s success. Here are five tips that can help calm your fears as you enter the high school years. [Read more…]