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GREENHOUSE: Nurturing Home Education in North Carolina and Beyond
2 Sep 2015

Study after study demonstrates that statically speaking, children taught at home do better academ

26 Aug 2015

One of the attractions of homeschooling is the opportunity to seamlessly fuse our children’

19 Aug 2015

Homeschooling opens up a myriad of opportunities for service and allows the parent to display ser

12 Aug 2015

I have always loved learning new things.

5 Aug 2015

If you grew up watching The Beverly Hillbillies, you may remember musicians Earl Scruggs and Lester Flatt. Occasionally, they sauntered through the Clampetts’ mansion door pickin’ and grinnin’. If you missed their appearances, you didn’t miss out on their music. Scruggs and Flat also performed the theme song for the show.

29 Jul 2015

We’ve been busy surveying the Internet for websites that you will enjoy.

22 Jul 2015

It's amazing how God can change your heart in ways you would never expect.

15 Jul 2015

As the summer draws in, parents around the country are carefully planning their summer strategies

8 Jul 2015

The annual conference, our thirty-first, just concluded.

1 Jul 2015

One February morning a few years ago, I stood in my son’s bedroom looking at his Apologia biology

24 Jun 2015

When my children were little, we would read good books together several nights a week.

17 Jun 2015

It's never healthy for people in a relationship to compare responsibilities, but if someone feels

10 Jun 2015

What do Leonardo da Vinci, Mark Twain, Thomas Edison, Marie Curie, Thomas Jefferson and John D.

3 Jun 2015


27 May 2015

Spring is the time to take action if a home-educated child is i

20 May 2015

It's graduation time, and I have the annual privilege of congratulating another group of young ad

13 May 2015

There I was, two years after my youngest had graduated from high school, walking through the annu

6 May 2015

“Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and inst

29 Apr 2015

As someone who deals daily with questions and concerns about testing homeschoolers, I have encoun

22 Apr 2015

My son Michael wasn’t all that thrilled to be homeschooled the first year we started.

15 Apr 2015

It has been a busy season for the organization, and the busyness reinforces my belief that NCHE s

8 Apr 2015

Go Fish! is a children’s card game I played a couple times in my youth, around sixty yea

1 Apr 2015

Three large multi-state outbreaks of measles in the US have prompted numerous articles about the

25 Mar 2015

We’re all familiar with the term trophy wife.

18 Mar 2015

Smoke drifts from a campfire, mingling with the smells emanating from a black kettle suspended above it. A group of children of diverse ages draws near to what appears to be a vision from the past—someone dressed as a Civil War soldier or maybe an eighteenth century longhunter. "Are you going to eat that?" one young scholar inquires. "Did you really sleep out here last night?" "Is that gun real?" The questions often come as quickly as they can be answered, and one answer can generate another host of questions.

11 Mar 2015

After I finished homeschooling our kids, I headed back to school myself to complete a Ph.D.

4 Mar 2015

Have you ever been doing laundry and thought, “I really should be doing school with the kid

25 Feb 2015

When my children were little, I remember watching my wife sitting with one of them in her lap and

18 Feb 2015

I recently wrote a post to the NCHE Facebook page on community service, and it sparked such an in

11 Feb 2015

Cindy and I shared some ideas about building a strong marriage with younger couples in the church