There is so much more to learning than getting good grades.
Generations of students who were produced through the traditional systems of learning have proven that learning comes in different ways and that there is no one system that works for everyone.
Traditional learning under the guidance of academic authorities have certainly created a huge impact on how human generations began to see the real value of education. The boost behind educational adjustments in the human history was primary fueled by the economic demands of times.
With this motivation behind teaching youngsters, educational institutions, teachers were expected to drive students into believing that the only way to be successful in life is to find a good job that pays for everything that they need to survive life.
While this may be true, it is not completely helpful in developing individuals who know their worth apart from the money that they are making at work. As times change, the vision towards life and the values that make it worth living changed into becoming more focused on how a person is able to see his personal worth and make a great impact on the society’s development as individual who know themselves apart from the value of money.
This is where homeschooling comes in. Unlike what others believe, homeschooling is the oldest form of education. Parents were expected to give their children the education that they need in order to secure themselves into having a happy and satisfying life. The goal of teaching children at home was simple, to give them a better chance at life through teaching them the right ways of living and realize the best possibilities of how they can define themselves as individuals.
Modern homeschooling takes on the same path. With an idealization on providing children the best education that they needed depending on their own pace, homeschooling in these modern times require giving attention to other issue such as being able to follow through the modern way of living without being corrupted by the systems that this world is dependent on. Staying at a balanced state of response to the call of living a modern life but staying as respectful and morally capable of handling its pressures is not easy- but through the proper application of the basic principles of homeschooling, reaching this goal is doable.
With the rising challenge that Covid19 presents, keeping children at home and teaching them right within the four walls of their home is a challenge that parents need to face in the middle of accepting the changes that the new normal brings.
This blog shall focus on providing useful tips and guidelines for parents and guardians who suddenly find themselves in the middle of having to deal with homeschooling challenges. It is expected that with useful tools, parents could find better ways to not only teach their children at home but also to reconnect with their young ones and make better homes that are not just educationally conducive, but also satisfyingly capable of giving the children a better room to grow.