Home School Heartbeat Radio Program

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Interview with Lisa Whelchel

Vol. 63, Prg. 31–35
November 21–25, 2005

Do you doubt your ability to homeschool, or wonder where to start in teaching your kids? Lisa Whelchel, former TV actress and current homeschool mom, reassures you that you can homeschool—and you don’t have to be perfect! She explains the nuts and bolts of homeschooling and shares down-to-earth insights from her book So You’re Thinking About Homeschooling. Whether you’re still considering homeschooling or are planning out the next semester, you’ll be encouraged by Lisa’s example!

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Why Do Parents Choose to Homeschool?
If I Homeschool, Will My Kids Be Perfect?
Are All Homeschools Alike?
Different Families; Different Methods
How To Get Started
Program Offer

From idea to ideal—learn how to homeschool for real! Offering a show-it-to-know-it approach, Whelchel introduces you to 15 families who are dealing with the challenges of home education. Gain confidence with nuts-and-bolts guidance on managing your time, teaching beyond your strengths, handling outside responsibilities, facilitating extracurricular activities, coping with learning disabilities, battling boredom, and more.

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