THANK YOU for the reality check! I consistently read about the high-achieving success stories. While they make me feel good knowing it CAN happen, they also tend to increase my personal stress level in feeling I must create perfect children to prove myself and our decision to homeschool.
I whole heartedly agree. Human nature and choice control everything and results of those things are everywhere. Nothing is invincible. Foundation is imperative. It will be the springboard from which our children will jump. Thank you for stating that today and giving perspective for the parent mentors who may not have thought of this.
Each time you and your child interact with a college, the student should send a "Thank You" note by email within a few days of their visit.
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There are some very intense homeschoolers that don't