MassHOPE
Massachusetts Homeschool Organization of Parent Educators
"Promoting and safeguarding home education to the glory of God"

 

2014 Workshops

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Diane Kummer

Yes You Can Homeschool High School!
As a parent homeschooling a teen (or thinking about homeschooling high school in the future), you may have your doubts about your ability…and your sanity. Are you weighed down by the seriousness of high school? Is it too hard and no fun? Come for a lighthearted approach to homeschooling the high school years and find out how it can be filled with much hope and help…and joy.

Yes You Can Homeschool High School! [145kB PDF]

Building on a Sure Foundation: Staying the Course Through High School
As your child grows older, you may be considering high school at home — but you’ve got your doubts! Why is homeschooling high school a crucial decision for your teen? How is it possible? What help is available? We’ll answer your questions; but more importantly, we’ll encourage and challenge you to explore the steps you should take as you weigh the possibility of teaching high school at home.

Building on a Sure Foundation: Staying the Course Through High School [165kB PDF]

High School Transcript Clinic: Practical Help and Tips
Creating a high school transcript is easy yet a vital part of your child’s high school records. In this interactive, practical seminar you’ll create a transcript that can be used as a pattern when designing your own. We’ll guide you through transcript essentials, evaluation of credit, grading guidelines and scales, and calculation of grade point averages (GPA’s). In addition, you’ll receive sample transcripts depicting other formats for you to consider.

High School Transcript Clinic: Practical Help and Tips [212kB PDF]

Homeschooling the College-Bound: Successfully Navigating the Road to Admission
If your child’s post—high school plans include college, you’ll want to carefully plan out his high school years. This seminar will provide you with tips and resources to help you better understand how you can prepare your high schooler for the challenges of college, as well as aid you in helping him select and apply to colleges as a homeschooled student. You’ll receive information on making the most of a college visit, interacting with college admissions officers, and gathering the information needed for the college application.

Homeschooling the College [68kB PDF]

Preparing Your Teen for Life
The high school years present an opportune time to develop skills young adults will utilize the rest of their lives. Learn about the importance of teaching finance, health care, car ownership, job preparation, spiritual principles, and more. All of these areas will benefit your teens when they take that giant step into independence and adulthood. A list of suggested resources will be provided.

Preparing Your Teen for Life [186kB PDF]

Recordkeeping for High School: Simplifying the Process
Why is documentation of high school course work important? Keeping good records does not need to be time consuming or burdensome; it will actually save you time and effort in the long run. Learn what, when, and how to track your student’s progress through high school.

Recordkeeping for High School: Simplifying the Process [183kB PDF]

 
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Coming Events

Sept 5, 2014
Not Back-to-School Picnic

April 23 - 25, 2015
Annual Convention

2015 TBA
Formal Graduation

2015 TBA
Used Curriculum Sale


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