463: Homeschooling, Dual-Enrollment, CLEP/IB/AP-credits, and College: What You Need to Know
We hear from Susan, a parent who, after the rigamarole of homeschool college applications, had a few questions and some tips for other parents. When should students enroll in a program outside of homeschooling? How do colleges look at GPAs and transcripts? Should homeschoolers take the SAT/ACT even for test optional schools? Megan and Erin tackle all things homeschooling!
A website/blog Susan used heavily in learning as homeschool parent throughout the college application process: https://fearlesshomeschoolers.com/blog/
Erin took a deep dive into the world of checklists.
* What makes a good checklist?
* What leads to success of using a checklist?
* What components does the checklist need?
Human Factors of Fight-Deck Checklists: The Normal Checklist – Degani and Wiener:...
Students have strong opinions about talking to their teachers. That makes sense since it can be intimidating.
Megan and Erin discuss why you should talk to you teachers, when you should talk to them, and how to do it! And if you have a grumpy teacher, they share tips for preparing for...