Can Your Curriculum Kill Your Child’s Love of Learning?

Can Your Curriculum Kill Your Child’s Love of Learning?

A Priceless Opportunity By Carolyn Forte                Take a close look at our school system.  All students are required to take the same course of study with only minor variations allowed.  Little time is provided for exploration outside the defined curriculum and...

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Fear of Failure

Fear of Failure

Fear of Failure   Dr. Homeschool, My children are extremely anxious both about daily assignments and tests.  They are afraid of making any mistakes and resistant to learning new things. Dear Anxious:                Your problem is a result of the way we have all...

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The Pre-Algebra Fraud Exposed 8÷2(2+2)

The Pre-Algebra Fraud Exposed 8÷2(2+2)

The above math “problem” caused a sensation on Twitter recently with strong arguments about the “solution.”  Depending on how you go about solving it, you could get either 1 or 16 as the answer.  This is a perfect illustration of the insanity of trying to mix algebra...

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