SR 774: NOT Homeschooling like a Teacher – Journey of a Normal Mom – Crystal Coleman, Part 2

“You’ve got to take homeschooling one day at a time. Communicating with your spouse, seeking wisdom through scripture, and setting realistic daily goals help you not just survive but thrive.” – Crystal Coleman

Join Yvette Hampton and special guest Crystal Coleman on the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast for an enriching conversation about the heart of homeschooling and Christian parenting. Former public school teacher turned homeschool mom, Crystal shares her insights on embracing the homeschool journey, balancing self-care with educational responsibilities, and nurturing her children’s spiritual growth. Explore the importance of faith, the challenges of tailoring education to fit individual learning styles, and the rewards of hands-on learning. Whether you’re a veteran home educator or considering homeschooling, this episode offers encouragement, laughs, and practical tips for homeschooling moms seeking to raise children in the light of the Gospel. Tune in to learn how to prioritize spiritual growth, face the misconceptions about socialization in homeschooling, and find peace in trusting the Lord through it all.

Come back tomorrow for the rest of this important conversation.

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Discussion Questions:

1. How have you found that homeschooling offers flexibility and allows you to focus on tending to your children’s hearts? What practices have helped you in this area?

2. In what ways can parents effectively share their faith with their children and set a godly example, while also recognizing the Holy Spirit’s role in their kids’ spiritual growth?

3. How do you cater to your children’s different academic strengths in homeschooling, and what strategies do you use to foster individual development?

4. What advice would you give to new homeschool moms who are facing fears and uncertainties about their ability to educate their children?

5. What misconceptions about homeschooling have you encountered, and how do you address them with skeptical family members or friends?

 

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