Category Archives: Speaking

Selling the Homeschooling Books

Or, Jeanne Contemplates Empty Shelf Syndrome Last night I listed some of our homeschool books for sale. Some homeschoolers sell books throughout the years, but my homeschooling has been spread over children widely spaced in ages, so I was always … Continue reading

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Finding Myself in the Spotlight

Today brought a nice surprise. VaHomeschoolers honored me in their Volunteer Spotlight. I’m flattered, and I’m especially touched that people have found my presentations and articles about homeschooling of such value. We’re all in this together, folks. It’s gratifying to know … Continue reading

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Speaking at the 2013 VaHomeschoolers Conference — Postcript

Nick is at a university soccer camp this week, and I am catching up on all kinds of things — laundry, writing projects, evaluation letters, and blogging. It looks like my last post was just before the VaHomeschoolers Conference and Resource … Continue reading

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Heading to C’ville to Chat About Homeschooling

VaHomeschoolers is hosting a coffee chat in Charlottesville 7 – 9 pm Monday, February 28. VaHomeschoolers president Parrish Mort and I are looking forward to seeing whoever can come by Cville Coffee to chat about homeschooling at your house or … Continue reading

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Public Radio Documentary “Say It Loud”

My public speaking students at Southside Virginia Community College are enjoying “Say it Loud,” an audio documentary produced by American Radio Works. Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Lorraine Hansberry, Shirley Chisholm, Stokely Carmichael, Ward Connerly, Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and … Continue reading

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