Distance learning was the new normal this past spring semester because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but learning from home has pushed more parents to keep their kids at home. Schooling during the quarantine looked a lot different: Papers, books, and technology spread across a kitchen table, mingled with the ins and out of everybody home 24/7.
IEW presents From Imitation to Innovation. Teaching writing can be easier than you think!
Teachers, parents, and students, join, us for a day of workshops, including live classes!
June 27, 2020 from 10am to 6pm CST.
- From Copywork to Composition
- IEW’s Structure and Style: What is it all about?
- Level A Student Workshop (Grades 3-5)
- Level B Grammar Lesson (Grades 6-8)
- Putting It All Together: Questions and Answers with Andrew Pudewa and Julie Walker
Sessions will be held on the Adobe Connect Meeting platform except for the two student workshops, which will be streamed live on YouTube Live.
Trisha and Luke Gilkerson from Journey Homeschool Academy have put together not just one, but TWO FREE summer courses for families. Your family is sure to enjoy one of them — check out Backyard Bugs or Summer Stargazing. All you need is a backyard and the videos they’ll send right to your inbox!
My kids have been studying astronomy this year in their homeschool co-op so I’m looking forward to adding some more enrichment through the Summer Stargazing course.
Instead of a summer full of good intentions (but with little more than a sunburn to show for it), do summer RIGHT this year. Sign up here for the FREE Summer Stargazing course or Backyard Bugs and jump in with us.
In January, when history professor Karen Miller first arrived in Manila, the Philippines, she expected to spend several months studying internal migration patterns in the Southeast Asian country. As a Fulbright Scholar on sabbatical from her job at LaGuardia Community College, she quickly enrolled her eleven-year-old son in an elementary school program and began to settle in.
Running out of STEM resources for your students? Erase All Kittens is a multi-award-winning online adventure game that introduces professional coding skills to children aged 8-13, and inspires girls to code. So why Erase All Kittens? When Tim Berners-Lee was asked for an example of a popular use of the internet that he would never have predicted, he answered ‘Kittens’.