Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Winners! Ohio Homeschooling Guide

I want to thank everyone who took the time to enter the contest!  The five winners are listed below!  If you are sad you did not win, you can still purchase the book from the link below.  Thank you for your support of Ohio Homeschool Assessments!  

I get many questions from families on how to start home educating in Ohio, about field trips, and available resources in their area.  I had the privilege of connecting with Renee Brown and reading her book Ohio Homeschooling: Guide & Directory Here is a summary of what is included in her book as listed on her web page. 


· Homeschool Legalities
1. Requirements for Home Education
2. Sources for legal assistance, if needed.
3. Academic Assessment Requirements, Options and How-To’s.
4. Recent changes to educational laws regarding home education.


· Enhancement Opportunities
1. Homeschool Co-ops, Support Groups & Meet up groups.
2. Enhancement Class Options

 

· Field Trip Destinations
1. Arts, Business & Industry, Farms, Nature Centers
2. History, Sports, Zoos and more.


· Homeschooling Methods
1. Teaching Styles
2. Learning Styles
3. Curriculum options designed for specific styles.


· Additional Support

1. Statewide Support Organizations
2. Local Retail Stores
3. Online Stores
4. Used Curriculum Sources in the State
5. My Favorite Curriculum
6. Online Support


I feel this is an AMAZING resource for families home educating in the state of Ohio!   Renee answers your questions and provides great resources to help you with your home education journey.  Renee tells you how to get started on Home Educating.  She walks you through the process of notifying your district to home educate in Ohio step by step.   She talks about different assessment opportunities in Ohio, and includes a link to my blog. 



 Her resource pages are filled with field trips around the state, local groups, and how to choose the best curriculum for your family.  This is the guide I wish I'd had when I started home educating years ago.  I found several organizations and resources in my area that I had not heard of.  She has done excellent research from which you will benefit immensely.


Please know I verify entries.  If you need help email me. ohiohomeschoo@gmail.com
 

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Renee Brown provided a copy of OHIO Homeschooling Guide & Directory for me to review.  I gave you my honest review, and was not required to give a good review. This post contains affiliate links.

14 comments:

Nickie Asher said...

Thanks for the opportunity!

Anonymous said...

I've been homeschooling since 2004. EGADS!!

THE CRAWLSPACE GUY said...

I've been homeschooling my 4 cool kids since 2010 (that was our PreK year).

Julie A said...

Our second year of homeschooling and we love it!

Lisa said...

Homeschooling for 3 years!

Beth Bingham said...

Homeschooling 3+ years - what a great resource.

Anonymous said...

I am so happy to know about this book. I am a veteran who receives questions from new and potential home educators. Chris Scarlett

Jennifer said...

We've been homeschooling since 2007. Would LOVE to share this resource with other families!

Unknown said...

Homeschooling is the best!

Anonymous said...

I have been homeschooling for 12 years in Ohio. Thank you for this opportunity.

Ann Eckhardt said...

Thanks for the opportunity!

Anonymous said...

I have been homeschooling for 7 years!

Knit-a-holic Mother of Many said...

Thank-you. I am glad I found your blog.

Lisa Whitmore said...

What a great opportunity! Thank you for the chance to win! Lisa