Additional Links and Resources for Homeschool Families
The Free List: Hundreds of links to quality resources organized by subject and grade level - http://www.onlypassionatecuriosity.com/free-homeschool-list/
Ambleside Online: a free homeschool curriculum designed to be as close as possible to the curriculum that Charlotte Mason used in her own private and correspondence schools. Our goal is to be true to Charlotte Mason's high literary standards. Ambleside Online uses the highest quality books and costs no more than the cost of texts. The curriculum uses as many free online books as possible, and there is no cost to use this information or join the support group.
Online tutoring: https://www.chegg.com/tutors/
Find an expert tutor: http://www.wyzant.com/
Find a tutor (England): http://www.tutorhunt.com/
Select My Tutor (England): Select My Tutor is an online platform that connects the students with private tutors. It helps students as well as parents to find nearby private tutors according to their requirements and locality. Parents can directly connect with the home tutors and get hassle-free tutoring services. http://www.selectmytutor.co.uk/
Private School Options:
Kimber Academy: The Hearthstone Education Plan is intended as a resource bank for homeschooling families. It is also available to community schools, neighborhood co-ops and private schools. If parents are interested in enrolling their children in a private school that teaches these principles, we suggest Kimber Academy. Kimber provides both physical academies in regions across America as well as a Distance Learning program for those who do not have a local academy near them.
Why Kimber Academy?
- Kimber Academy is a multi-denominational school that welcomes members of all religions
- Every subject taught at Kimber Academy is anchored to correct principles taught in the Bible
- Courses are designed to develop intrinsic values and are consistent with our model of educating the heart
- Kimber Academy respects the role of the parent as the primary teacher of a child
- The three main areas of focus at Kimber Academy are God, Family, and Country and are consistent with the mission of HomeMakers for America
- Kimber Academy is reasonably-priced, making it available to families of all income levels.
Books and Resources
Thomas Jefferson Education
I can't guarantee the price as this image was captured on 5/16/14. However, this bundle of books from Thomas Jefferson Education is loaded with education principles and ideas that will help you succeed in homeschooling. Learn more at http://www.tjed.org/