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Need Big Scholarships? Register NOW for my Free Class!
Could there be colleges that PAY YOU for attending? You betcha!I want to teach you about BIG scholarships! Get expert secrets on finding the best merit-based scholarships and placing your children on the best possible footing to win them!I've had clients who won 50% tuition, full-tuition, and full-ride scholarships! Some of my clients have even had...
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August 2017 Gold Care Club Update

August 2017 Gold Care Club Update
New for this month...How To Training CoursesQuick Start: Your Goals This School YearBeginner: Preparing to Homeschool High School - Live 3 Hour Virginia Convention PresentationIntermediate: Scheduling is the Key to SanityAdvanced: College Application BonanzaEncouragement: Affording Christian CollegeMembers Only WebinarScheduling is the Key to ...
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35 Reasons Why Your Child Might Not be Motivated

35 Reasons Why Your Child Might Not be Motivated
As I've worked with thousands of homeschoolers, I've developed a checklist of reasons why homeschoolers may be lazy, lackadaisical, or unmotivated couch potatoes resistant to learning. Look over this list, and see if you can further evaluate why your teen is causing you grief right now.​Do they feel their work has value?Do they believe work will be...
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You Can't Do it All - Don't Bother Trying

You Can't Do it All - Don't Bother Trying
News Flash! It's summer!Be sure that you are getting the summer break that you need. And remember, as you think about the coming year, there are many good things you will need to say "No" to - and it's really hard to do that! It's like saying "no" to chocolate chip cookies when you are saying "no" to awesome curriculum or opportunities. But yo...
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Home Economics Without Curriculum

Home Economics Without Curriculum
Home economics has become more important than it used to be, when skills were accumulated in the process of growing up. With our busy lifestyles, now we need to consciously intend to teach these important life skills. All around us you see a generation who struggles with "adulting", showing that even common home economics tasks are so unusual they ...
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August Homeschool Calendar Reminders

August Homeschool Calendar Reminders
Before you know it, the start of the homeschool year will be here. Here are some August homeschool calendar reminders to make the most of your planning time this month!Middle School: Your job is to teach your children how to learn - and how learning can be fun! The purpose for parents, though, is learning how to homeschool high school, so you don't...
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Colleges May Require, Request, or Appreciate Course Descriptions

Colleges May Require, Request, or Appreciate Course Descriptions
Most colleges require, request, or appreciate course descriptions. Most parents plan ahead, by having course descriptions ready for college admission. However, there is great variety on how to provide that information.Some colleges say they "don't need" course descriptions, but most colleges require, request, or appreciate course descriptions. In m...
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Free Information, Support and Inspiration

Free Information, Support and Inspiration
Have you taken my free class Homeschool Records that Open Doors? Robin and Larisa tagged me on Facebook as they were chatting about the class. Robin was sharing how helpful the class was,"I love Lee Binz! So full of valuable information, support and inspiration!" ~ RobinWhy don't you take the free class they were talking about? You can do it today,...
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Solutions for Your Homeschool

Solutions for Your Homeschool
It's always so nice to hear from my Gold Care Club members. Johanna emailed me the nicest compliments and I wanted to share them with you. Maybe you can relate to the experiences of her homeschool?I have schooled my daughter all the way through high school, following her progress through a myriad of courses from dual enrollment at the community col...
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[Free Kindle] Junior Year is the Key to High School Success

[Free Kindle] Junior Year is the Key to High School Success
Junior year of high school is such a big, important year for you and your child. Don't miss out on all of the important tasks you have ahead of you!Parent Tasks During Junior YearDuring junior year, there are tasks that are specific for parents. Obviously, there are some jobs that you'll do which are more "counselor" jobs, and some jobs that are mo...
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August Newsletter Giveaway - Enter NOW

August Newsletter Giveaway - Enter NOW
This month's giveaway is sponsored by my friends at WriteShop! They are giving away a great prize of the WriteShop Basic I set, valued at $117.95. The Basic Set includes the two basic components of the WriteShop program: one Teacher's Manual and one WriteShop I student workbook.Also included – Free digital download: How to Get Started with Wri...
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Art College + Homeschool Transcript = Acceptance Letter

Art College + Homeschool Transcript = Acceptance Letter
Going to college is not just about getting IN to college, it's also finding a way to make college affordable. That's part of why I suggest making a homeschool transcript. You want to accurately translate your normal, natural, unique homeschool into the words and numbers that colleges understand. That way when they see your homeschool transcript, th...
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College Reference Books

College Reference Books
Did you take statistics in high school yourself? Maybe you wondered when you were ever going to use that skill, right? Well, it's now!One step in finding a college is to take the time to compare statistics in college reference books. You want to know what percent of students graduate on time and can find a job. It's helpful to estimate th...
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Master Vocabulary for Success

Master Vocabulary for Success
To understand high school subjects, achieve college success, or advance on the job, studies show that mastering vocabulary is the key. About 80% of comprehending academic textbooks is dependent upon understanding academic vocabulary.This doesn't mean just learning ANY vocabulary words. It means learning the words specific to each subject. Even...
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Hello Rodica! For general vocabulary development, this article will help: Play Your Way to a Great Vocabulary https://homehighsc... Read More
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[Free Workshop] High School Testing - Simply Explained

[Free Workshop] High School Testing - Simply Explained
Due to a family emergency, this class has been cancelled. Please watch for information about dates and times for a rescheduled class. Thanks for understanding.From a distance it seems like homeschooling will be gentle and fun, but when you're in the middle of it, it can seem completely disorienting and anxiety producing.One of the biggest high...
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