The hardest part of homeschooling often isn't the homeschooling!
With a great curriculum like Sonlight, the teaching is the easy part! The harder part is clearing the hurdles to get started in the first place.
We’re here to help you push past these worries that many homeschool parents face. In this blog series, we’ll debunk the most common hurdles to getting started homeschooling.
We’ll give you tips to overcome and advice to thrive, plus we'll share stories of real homeschoolers who have cleared these hurdles.
What about socialization? Will my child be isolated and lonely?
Socialization is one of the leading concerns about homeschooling. Rest assured, though, homeschooling is a fantastic way to socialize your child. While homeschooling doesn’t guarantee a social butterfly, neither does public school. It is ultimately a culmination of a child’s personality, experiences, and values that makes them who they are.
Don’t buy into the homeschooling socialization myth. A wonderful world of socializing awaits! May these resources help you take the leap. Go for it!
FROM THE SONLIGHT BLOG
- Homeschooling Socialization: FAQs & Tips for Socializing Your Kids
We want to put your mind at ease and give you the encouragement that you might just need. In this post, Sonlighter Deana Wood breaks down all the common misconceptions about homeschooling socialization.
- A Thoughtful Exposé of the "What About Socialization?" Question
There’s no question. Homeschooling prepares kids very well for the real world. Read on as Gina Munsey, The Oaxacaborn blog, shares her thoughts about homeschooling and socialization.
To ease your fears about homeschooling, pair this encouragement with a time-tested homeschool curriculum. Let Sonlight equip you and give you the confidence to do it well.
With all your materials and plans laid out for you to just open and teach, you do have what it takes to homeschool! We are so happy to be part of your homeschool and walk alongside you in this journey
If you are considering a new direction for your children’s education or have doubts about your homeschool and want personalized reassurance, we have experienced homeschooling moms who would love to talk to you. With our Sonlight Advisors, you'll get one-on-one help, new ideas, and renewed confidence.