Home School Heartbeat Radio Program
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There's no one-size-fits-all plan for dads helping to homeschool their kids. Today on Home School Heartbeat, hear from a dad who's taught many different courses in the 17 years his children have been homeschooled.
Andy Bisulca is with me today. He and his wife have been homeschooling their nine children since 1988. Thank you for joining us, Andy.
Mike, it's a pleasure to be with you.
Now, Andy, over the years, how have you been involved in your children's homeschooling?
Well, I've worked primarily at the middle and high school levels. I've taught my children in the sciences: physical science, biology, and chemistry; world and U.S. history and government; logic, a little bit of Italian and Latin, and I've also taught some New Testament Greek because I have some background in that. I have team-taught with another father a course in western literature and thought, wherein we read great works of western writing in a chronological sequence, and we alternate our teaching of the works that we read. And that has been an interesting experience, because many of those works I had never read before. We also have, in that course, writing assignments that are connected with the classes, which are in a discussion format.
Well, thank you, Andy. And you'll be with us again tomorrow when we'll talk more about how dads can help educate their children. So until next time, I'm Mike Smith.
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