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Step 2: Locate Local Activities & Homeschoolers

by Mary Ann Kelley

Get Started Homeschooling: Step 2 - Locate local activities and nearby homeschoolers

One of the most important things you can do to successfully homeschool is to get hooked into a local community of people who homeschool near you. Whether your homeschool community is online where you find encouragement and support in a virtual environment, or in person and allows you to participate in field trips, co-ops, classes, and outings, avoiding isolation is key to homeschool success. Because local homeschoolers are often a helpful resource for understanding homeschool regulations, getting connected early can help reduce anxiety for new homeschoolers.

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