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Episode 179: From Public School to Homeschooling

The Cavins were your typical public school family until their oldest daughter started to experience difficulty in her math classes. After homeschooling now for four years, they share a few of the things they've learned and experienced in making this switch for their family.

In this episode, you'll hear about:

  • what prompted the Cavins to start homeschooling

  • how the Cavins chose this method

  • what happens when dad and mom have a shared vision

  • some of the changes the Cavins made in their family

  • how the family completely eliminated video games and cut back their screen time

  • the way their personal relationships have changed

  • protecting time together at night

  • how the parents have become readers themselves

  • the spiritual growth they've seen in their children

Click HERE to learn more about this method in our seminar, A Literature Based Approach to Education! Click HERE for info about upcoming seminars!

Books Mentioned in This Episode:

Danny the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl

Keeper of the Bees by Gene Stratton Porter

Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton Porter

Out of the Silent Planet by C. S. Lewis

That Hideous Strength by C. S. Lewis

The Hobbit by J. R. Tolkien

Hawk and the Dove by Penelope Wilcock

Child's Story Bible by Catherine Vos

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