Let Us Not Grow Weary

Galatians 6:9 says, “And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.” What an encouraging verse for home schooling parents! As I meditate on this verse, I see a great promise from God in these words. However, like many of God’s promises, this … [Read more...]

Building Readiness Skills

Blessed with the best home schooling laws in the nation, Texas families are choosing more and more to educate their children at home—and choosing to begin that education at a very early age. Many longtime home schoolers would tell you that they have homeschooled their children “since birth,” meaning … [Read more...]

Why Am I Doing This?

When I first made the decision to homeschool, my oldest son was eighteen months old. As he grew toward school age, I became more convinced that I had made the right decision. When asked at the time why I was going to homeschool, my pat answer was “… because of what the public schools are teaching … [Read more...]

Meet the James Family

Our home school journey officially began in 1989 when our oldest son was four years old. That son will graduate from high school in 2004, the upperclassman in a school of seven students (so far). Each year and each new addition to our family has sealed our resolve to teach our children at home. Our … [Read more...]