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Torchlight: Why it Doesn’t Light Up Our Homeschool Lives Episode 2

And we’re back with our second podcast about secular classical homeschooling. This time we begin with this question:

  How did you handle that so you didn’t end up feeling like a terrible parent?

You’ll have to listen in for our answers. It’s tricky for sure.

We also talked about more complete curriculum recommended on Facebook and why that may or may not be a great idea if you are new to the home education environment. Within that discussion Courtney mentioned The Overton Window and said,”  when the discourse shifts because the limits of acceptability shift, is something I think a lot about in homeschooling.” Follow the link to read more on that. The Let’s Go Learn tests can be found here.

And then we talked about TorchLight. Although parts of are excellent- Right Start Math for instance. As a whole it isn’t for us. We recommend these books:

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Also if you want to outsource some Classical Ed we love WTMA:

Author:

JENN NAUGHTON and her husband share their 1930's era Chicago home with four sons and a daughter. A voracious reader, she reviews books before their release for dozens of publishers. She is the creator/owner of The Bookish Society, an online educational platform dedicated to encouraging the love of reading for pleasure. Jenn also blogs (and podcasts!) about classical, mostly secular, home education at Good Enough Homeschool.

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