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  • Re: Is it ADHD, bipolar (?), now diagnosed with Graves'

    Thank you so much for this insightful information. I live in La Porte, TX and we are starting a new Parenting Support Group for Special Needs children. I wish you could be there but I am getting more comfortable maneuvering my way around the message boards so perhaps we can glean from your expertise...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by evine on 10-18-2008
  • Re: Still unsure....

    Hi there, Like many of us who walk this journey, you are certainly facing some tough decisions. I would like to offer my personal experiences from taking my child out of PS (finished K and 1st gr. PS - before that we did private pre-school and pre-k). Private school did not have the resources to offer...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by a on 08-12-2008
  • Re: Homeschooling for Pre-K

    Hi there, It is important when children are so young to encourage their creativity, imagination and curiosity. You might want to read a post that I just wrote on 5/1 re: early childhood. It's contents are geared toward questions re: homeschooling using a Waldorf/Steiner theory. If you read under...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by hsiamy on 05-02-2008
  • Re: Is it ADHD, bipolar (?), now diagnosed with Graves'

    Hi there, Wow...you have certainly been through a lot. I am glad that you posted this so others can hear your story. The HSI community is here to help and support you along the journey. Many homeschoolers face similar challenges such as you described in your post. It is important to have connections...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by hsiamy on 04-10-2008
  • Re: Having # 3 and #1 is an unmotiveated almost 5 year old...

    Hi Tracy, Thanks for posting your questions re: your 5 yr. old. I wanted to take this moment to talk a bit about the 3 stages of childhood and how that plays out in homeschooling. In my former life (before homeschooling) I was a teacher in a Waldorf school and earned a dual degree in Human Dev. and Family...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by hsiamy on 03-20-2008
  • Re: Homeschooling a teenager - HELP!

    Hi there . . Your daughter is fortunate! She has a mother who cares about her--about her love of learning--not merely about her achievement. I'm an editor at this site--and homeschooled a teenage girl!! Keeping that balance you mention-helping her toward things she already had an interest in, and...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by vvagt on 01-25-2008
  • Re: Homeschooling a teenager - HELP!

    Here, Here: I do not yet homeschool but I want to now. My daughter is 15 years old and very bright. She is not fitting in at school and her grades are dropping. We are not religous people which would actualy help her in the area where we live. I would like to see my daughter return to a love of learning...
    Posted to Getting Started (Forum) by emilysmom on 01-24-2008
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