Teaching to Their Strengths with Shawna Wingert

Shawna Wingert of Different by Design Learning joins us to talk about teaching to our children's strengths in the homeschool.

Before she became a homeschool mom (unexpectedly) Shawna Wingert was a corporate consultant teaching big-league companies how to maximize employee productivity and boost morale by focusing on making the best use of employee strengths rather than trying to correct weaknesses. When Shawna began homeschooling, she wondered if these same science-based, researched-backed approaches could work with her […]

Becoming a Brave Writer with Julie Bogart

Julie Bogart joins us to talk about the Brave Writer approach to homeschool writing instruction, different from many other writing curriculum.

Do you feel overwhelmed teaching writing in your homeschool? Have you tried other methods or programs that left your kids believing they were bad at writing or that they hated writing? Julie Bogart joined us on the LIVE without Training Wheels show to talk about the Brave Writer program, how it’s more mindset than method, and […]

Writer’s Workshops with Multiple Ages

Homeschooling multiple ages and wondering how to manage writing instruction? Let’s chat about using Writer’s Workshops from Layers of Learning! Sisters Karen and Michelle – sisters, homeschool moms, and creators of Layers of Learning are here to chat with us about how to teaching writing to multiple ages with their new Writer’s Workshop resources! Listen to […]

Navigating Homeschool Options Online

Online options can be a great way to "outsource" homeschool subjects from home. But how do you evaluate the options and make choices?

Online learning can be a great way to “outsource” homeschool subjects from home. But how do you evaluate the options and make choices? Let’s chat with Beth Napoli of Techie Homeschool Mom to find out her best tips for navigating the wide world of digital schooling! Listen to the PodcastWhen the LIVE show ends, our team […]

Parenting Beyond the Rules

Watching your children change before your eyes from small, dependent children to independent adults? Choose relationship over rules in parenting teens!

Watching your teens change before your eyes from small, dependent children to not so small independent adults? Choose relationship over rules! Join me as we chat with Connie Albers, author of “Parenting Beyond the Rules,” about what it looks like to parent teens with grace! Listen to the PodcastWhen the LIVE show ends, our team grabs […]

From Brave Writing to Brave Learning

Julie Bogart, founder of Brave Writer and gentle encourager of homeschool moms everywhere, joins us tonight to talk about the journey from Brave Writer to publishing her recently released book "The Brave Learner"!

Julie Bogart, founder of Brave Writer and gentle encourager of homeschool moms everywhere, joins us to talk about the journey from Brave Writer to publishing her recently released book “The Brave Learner”! Listen to the PodcastWhen the LIVE show ends, our team grabs the audio track and converts it into a podcast. You can keep […]