The Pitfalls of Using YouTube for Homeschooling

The Pitfalls of Using YouTube for Homeschooling

I read on Brandwatch.com’s article “36 Fascinating YouTube Statistics for 2016”  that 3.25 billion hours of YouTube videos are watched each month. 3.25 billion hours!  And that the average viewing session lasts 40 minutes. That’s a lot of YouTube, my friend. Admittedly, YouTube is my family’s go-to when we want to … [Read on, my friend]

200+ Live Online Homeschool Classes

200+ Live Online Homeschool Classes

If there’s one thing (well really two things) that I’ve discovered about techie homeschoolers, it’s that…. You favor an eclectic style of homeschooling You’re receptive to discovering new online tools and resources to use in your home education Good thing….because I like to share what I find on my quest for … [Read on, my friend]

Saying “Goodbye” to Netflix

Saying “Goodbye” to Netflix

Last week, I broke up with Netflix after 10 years. I remember the geeky joy I felt when we first found each other. I didn’t need to load up my (then) toddlers and babies to go rent a movie…Netflix would just send me one and I could return it whenever … [Read on, my friend]

50 Udemy Online Courses for Kids

50 Udemy Online Courses for Kids

Udemy is a great resource for any techie homeschool family. This online learning marketplace is used by over 10 million students taking online courses in everything from programming to yoga to photography–and much, much more. Each of Udemy’s 40,000+ courses is taught by an expert instructor, and every course is … [Read on, my friend]

Homeschool Webtools: Educaplay

Homeschool Webtools: Educaplay

Remember using graph paper as a kid to make word searches? Growing up, I would spend hours making crossword puzzles and word searches for my sisters. I’d put them in little books with riddles and mazes. That was my jam, my friend. So, I’m sure you can imagine the degree of … [Read on, my friend]