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GREENHOUSE: Nurturing Home Education in North Carolina and Beyond
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

4 Feb 2015

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

28 Jan 2015

My husband is the full-time pastor at our church where we have been serving for nine years.

21 Jan 2015

“This feels just like what I’ve done all my life!” wailed my eighteen-year-old son.

14 Jan 2015

The only thing better than the family you're born in is the family you choose.

7 Jan 2015

This article is late to the editor and somewhat cobbled togethe

31 Dec 2014

As a professor of fine art for over twenty years, I have often reflected on the most meaningful c

23 Dec 2014

We’ve been busy surveying the Internet for websites that

17 Dec 2014

Have you had a fight with someone you love this week? Unfortunately, most of us have.

10 Dec 2014

I'm a homeschool mom.

3 Dec 2014


26 Nov 2014

Mollie Hensley, age nine, was recently named the first place winner of the third grade entries in

19 Nov 2014

What is your favorite thing about a to-do list?

12 Nov 2014

When I began homeschooling in 1985, I was naively oblivious of the time commitment I was taking o

5 Nov 2014

Now that the decision to homeschool had been made, I was ready to fully embrace

29 Oct 2014

The NC Division of Non-Public Education released a repor

22 Oct 2014

The 4-H program in North Carolina was founded in 1909 and is still fulfilling its mission to assi

15 Oct 2014

What Is Common Core?

8 Oct 2014

It has long been the practice of the NCHE board to have an extended time together during the summ

1 Oct 2014

He’s had a tough day at work, with deadlines to meet, the boss on his case, clients unhappy about anything and everything. On top of all that, he’s not sleeping well due to stress, and he’s gained fifteen pounds...

24 Sep 2014

While homeschooling is full of variety, with its unexpected and daily drama, it can also become c

17 Sep 2014

Imagine a beautifully-wrapped box lovingly set in front of you.