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News Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind: How the Program Works, Introducing Blue

In this video, Susan Wise Bauer and Grammar Teacher and Author Jessica Otto walk you through how Grammar for the Well-Trained Mind works. They also introduce you to the Blue Workbook and Key to Blue…

Online Resources for our Curricula How to Choose the Right Level of Math with Confidence for Your Child

Children learn math best and enjoy it most when the material is at their “Goldilocks” challenge level: not too hard, not too easy, but just right. When it’s too hard, they feel frustrated and overwhelmed. When it’s too…

Homeschooling Help Trying out Homeschooling

Your Children Are in Virtual School. How Do You Thrive? Part II: Maybe We’ll Just Keep Doing This             In the first part of this series, we offered a helping…

Writing Is “The Creative Writer” Right for You?

In this video, Susan Wise Bauer introduces you to The Creative Writer curriculum. This series is perfect for middle-school and high-school students who want to improve their creative writing and sharpen their skills at crafting…

Daily Life Think Like a Homeschooler

Your Children Are in Virtual School. How Do You Thrive? Try Thinking Like a Home Schooler! You never intended to home school. You have a demanding job, your kids were doing just fine in your…

Rethinking School Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and Well-Trained Mind Press Curriculum

When you need curriculum for a student who faces the challenges of dyslexia and/or dysgraphia, there are two important considerations: The student has to be able to use the curriculum to learn the skills and…

Learning Challenges Sentence Diagramming and Dysgraphia: A Helpful App

    In both our elementary and intermediate grammar curricula, we give instruction on sentence diagramming.  If you would like to know more about why we do so, please read this article by Susan Wise…

News Homeschooling On the High Seas

by Jennifer Earl Like many families, choosing to homeschool was a parental choice made in response to an evolving world. We wanted to raise our daughter with a “world view” not blurred by consumerism and…

Help for Homeschool Beginners Help for New Homeschoolers

If you’ve decided to homeschool, but aren’t sure what your first steps should be, we’re here to help.

Homeschooling Help I Want to Supplement What My Child is Getting in School

For any parent who wants to take charge of their child’s education, we recommend Rethinking School, by Dr. Susan Wise Bauer. From communicating with teachers to helping gifted or struggling students, Rethinking School provides smart,…

Homeschooling Help How to Keep Your Children Entertained for Six Weeks Using The Story of the World

Not sure how to entertain your children for weeks on end without plopping them in front of Disney+ for eight hours straight while you attempt, for the third time this week, to. just. take. a….