Rick Riordan Was A Homeschooler?

Rick Riordan homeschooled his son? Yup. [Read more…]

An Open Letter To Rick Riordan From A Nine-Year-Old Fan

A homeschooling nine-year-old invites Rick Riordan to class. Will he say ‘yes’? (Plus video from a talk Riordan gave the night the boy gave him the letter.) [Read more…]

Ninety Percent Nicer: Homeschooling Children With Disabilities

When Tara went to a dyslexia conference, Ezra cheered, claiming that she was always “90% nicer” after attending one of “those meetings.” Was he right? Did his mother need a reminder about how severely his disabilities affected him in order to treat him with the understanding and patience he needed? [Read more…]

Can’t you read the signs?

Atta and I took the boys and two of their friends out for dinner on Saturday. ¬†While they were waiting for their pizza, they started to play a version of hangman. ¬†(This version doesn’t require paper and pencil; you just guess letters until you eventually get the word.) Zach and the other two boys chose [Read More…]