Homeschooling Out of Conviction

“…So whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God”
I Corinthians 10:31

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You want to do “WHAT”

This was my first response to Krista’s question to me, “I think we should Homeschool”. Why would we want to do that, I blurted out? Little did I know that this was the most profound and impactful decision she would ever ask me to make. As a young parent I had never stopped to consider the thought of keeping our children home. We were both public schooled and we seemed to turn out OK right? As I pondered the question we began to discuss our oldest daughter’s 45-minute bus ride and all the “new” things she was learning on it at the age of six. At the same time we saw a change in her personality and bearing that we had not created or endorsed. It was these things and some honest retrospect into our own public school experience that finally prompted me to say yes, somewhat reluctantly I must admit. And so began our Homeschool journey. At first I was the ever typical absent Homeschool Dad. I did not encourage Krista in what she was doing, I simply didn’t say no. As time went on and the fruits of her not so insignificant labor began to bear I remember the awe I felt in her insight. I came to live in the knowledge that we were actively participating in our children’s lives and their instruction. More importantly we were able to maintain their innocence and begin to instill in them a respect and a love of learning and most [...]

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Tick, Tock Goes the Clock…

Hmm…can anyone else relate to the first paragraph..
LEAH Blog March 27
Mary Fratianni

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Vestal LEAH- Teaching High School at Home: The Basics & Beyond

High School Symposium
Diane Kummer, HSLDA High School Consultant
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Pre-registration ends April 5

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Saturday May 11, 2013
LEAH Students K-12
Public viewing 3:00-4:30 p.m.

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April 20, 2013
LEAH Students Enter your artwork
Public Viewing 6:00-8:00 p.m.

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Greater Glens Falls Used Curriculum Sale

April 20. 2013
Hudson Falls
Time to clean off your shelves!

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Enjoy Each Moment

Treasure the time.
Blog post from Carolyn Bailey

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  • NYS LEAH Downstate Convention 2013 Flyer-updated pic - Copy
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Updated!! Vendor Line-up now
available!
March 16, 2013
Patchogue, NY

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    H.I.S. Baseball (Rochester/Finger Lakes Region) H.I.S. Baseball (Rochester/Finger Lakes Region)

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H.I.S. Baseball (Rochester/Finger Lakes Region)

H.I.S. Baseball Registration for the Rochester/Finger Lakes Region is now open.

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