Testing & Grading in Homeschool

The question of whether or not to grade and test in homeschool is very much a personal one.  If there is no state requirement for it, does it need to be done?  For some, the idea of testing and grading seems redundant.  After all, when teaching homeschool, it's very easy to get a sense of …

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Are you qualified to teach your children?

When I started looking into homeschooling, the question of my ability to teach dominated my thoughts.  The whole point of homeschooling, for us, was to give our children a better education than public school could provide.  Could I, with no education in education possibly know how to teach my children?  It sounded negligent and ignorant. …

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