If you have made it this far, CONGRATULATIONS!!! High School is an exciting time of life for all parties. We'll share tips and information on jobs, internships, career planning, healthy relationships, dual enrollment, CLEP, and more.
While it may seem early, now is the time to start keeping your transcript or portfolio. It is so much easier to maintain than to try to remember the one class you took three years ago! You can do it yourself or use a service.
Investing time in test prep is one of the best decisions for homeschool families. It can mean the difference between getting accepted to a local school, receiving a scholarship from a local university, or a full ride from an out-of-state school.
Of course, college is not the answer for everyone, nor should it be. We'll share information on certifications that teens can start before graduating preparing them for a career after graduation.
COLLEGE MATCH PROGRAM
The 2021 QuestBridge National College Match is now open for high-achieving, low income high school seniors.
Apply by September 28 for full four-year scholarships to top colleges.
Find out if you're eligible and apply for free at www.questbridge.org.
Most colleges allow high school juniors and seniors to take classes at their institution at a reduced cost. Students also get a head start on college coursework. While it seems ideal, there are a few pitfalls and guidelines to be aware of before you start.
Southern University at New Orleans
How many times have you thought, they did not teach that in high school. The beauty of homeschooling is that you can! Sometimes, we need a little direction or forget to explicitly teach something we thought was obvious. Here you will find resources to help!
TEEN SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES
EXTRA CURRICULAR NEEDS
One struggle for parents and teens revolves around boundaries and unmet needs. Assess your needs and work on addressing those together. Bring in outside counsel if necessary. Neither of you wants to damage your relationship at this point because of power struggles.