10 Things I Wish I’d Known About Homeschooling

Scott Sewell:

Just starting to homeschool our Jake…great post

Originally posted on A Homeschool Mom:

10_ThingsIn conjunction with our “I Can’t Homeschool” series, I’d like to take a step back and ponder things I wish I had known before homeschooling. Little pieces of wisdom I didn’t yet know, lessons I’ve learned along the way, and tips for making my own life easier.

Here are 10 things I wish I had known before we started homeschooling:

  1. This isn’t a one-man show. I wish someone had told me at the very beginning that I wouldn’t need to stress over every decision being made about my children’s education. My husband has a great deal of input and the Lord does the leading. I’m not in this alone, and I’m not expected to complete the task single-handedly.
  2. Believe in the gap theory. Every student has some gaps in their learning, every single one. I need to stop stressing over this and just accept it as fact. Does this…

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