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How to Start Homeschooling In Philadelphia


I am considering doing another informational meeting sometime in August if enough people are interested.  If you were unable to make this June meeting and would like to attend an August meeting, please let me know by emailing me:  Thanks!


How to Start Homeschooling in Philadelphia

Informational Meeting

WHEN:  Tuesday, June 19th 2012

TIME: 7pm to 9pm

WHERE: Northeast Regional Library — 4th floor,  2228 Cottman Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19149

COST:  Free!

PLEASE RSVP TO: Heather Ramsay-Acosta

Meeting Will Cover the Following Topics:

  • Benefits of Homeschooling
  • Required Paperwork (by Law)
  • Homeschool Education: Statistics to Prove it Works
  • Traditional Homeschooling / Virtual Charter Schools
  • Homeschool Experience Vs. Private/Public School Experience
  • Curriculum Options
  • What About Socialization?
  • Support Groups for Parents & Kids, including “Classical Conversations — Northeast Philly Campus
  • Classes/Activities for Homeschoolers
  • Questions and Answers about Homeschooling

Meeting Presented by: Gwen Fredette (Philadelphia Homeschool Blog), Heather Ramsay-Acosta (Director, Classical Conversations — Northeast Campus), & Mariette Matos (former public school teacher)

To Download a Flyer for this event, please click here: How to start homeschooling in Philadelphia (word format) or here: How to start homeschooling in Philadelphia (pdf)

“Classical Conversations” will also be conducting additional meetings in the Philadelphia area about their new campus in Northeast Philly.  Upcoming Meetings are as follows:

  • Thursday, June 28th 10am to 12pm
  • Friday, June 29th 10am to 12pm
  • Wednesday, July 18th 10am to 12pm
  • Friday, July 20th 10am to 12pm
  • Friday, Aug. 17th 10am to 12pm
  • Saturday, Aug. 18th 2:30pm to 4:30pm

For more information regarding these meetings, please see the attached flyer:  Info Meeting Flyer – neighborhoods June-August

Posted by Gwen Fredette on May 22, 2012


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