8 ways to do a better job communicating with parents in your school

Working as a private school administrator requires you to play multiple roles and perform a myriad of time-consuming tasks—one of which is to communicate with parents in person, over the phone, and via email (or other platforms like social media). It’s easy for effective administrator-to-parent communication to slip through the cracks, but keeping your students’ Read more about 8 ways to do a better job communicating with parents in your school[…]

7 reasons why your school needs enrichment programs

Does your school offer enrichment programs? If you haven’t considered them before, now is a great time. Enrichment programs can not only change the entire course of a student’s life, but they can attract more families to your school and build your reputation in the community. Put simply, a generous enrichment program can improve all Read more about 7 reasons why your school needs enrichment programs[…]

The ultimate homeschool guide to paying for college

This is a milestone year for my family—2018 is the last full year the four of us will all be living together since my oldest son will be heading off to college next year. And as I savor these remaining months with him, the realization that he soon will be leaving home and launching out Read more about The ultimate homeschool guide to paying for college[…]

Should I use a 4.00 or 4.33 GPA on my transcript?

Our team frequently gets questions from homeschool families regarding grade point averages. One of the most common is, “What’s the difference between a 4.00 and 4.33 grade point average, and which one should I use on my student’s transcript?” In today’s blog post, we’ll demystify the process of picking between these two scales! First, here’s Read more about Should I use a 4.00 or 4.33 GPA on my transcript?[…]

Top job-hunting mistakes that homeschool grads make

Homeschool graduates have a lot going for them when it comes to the job market. As the product of an innovative, flexible approach to education, they tend to be good at thinking outside the box—a crucial skill in today’s rapidly shifting economy. And, of course, homeschoolers tend to perform better academically. But no matter who Read more about Top job-hunting mistakes that homeschool grads make[…]

Five subtle changes you didn’t realize your high school transcript needs

You know how to get the major parts of your high school transcript right, but did you know there are some small missteps that could cost you in the eyes of college admissions departments? Here are five subtle yet significant changes that can make a big difference in your transcript! 1. Certify and notarize your Read more about Five subtle changes you didn’t realize your high school transcript needs[…]