Intentional. Real. Relational
Author, speaker, homeschool mom, attended Illinois State University majoring in Early Childhood Education. In addition to teaching two-, three- and four-year-olds at a developmental preschool in Central Florida, she inspired parents through continuing education seminars, and built upon her teaching skills at national and local conferences. After leaving the classroom, Cheryl became a full-time, stay-at-home mom, where she received the most valuable, hands-on training available. It was during this time that she began her home education journey which spans twenty-four years.
“Entering high school at home was an easy transition for us thanks to Cheryl’s book, Celebrate High School. Easy step-by-step instruction for developing a four-year plan, writing course descriptions, understanding graduation requirements, and creating transcripts make this resource invaluable. With this book, Cheryl’s many hours of research and experience is right at your fingertips.”
The simple teaches the profound. Symmetry in butterfly wings. Sticks and sand to practice handwriting. Foam letters teach spelling. A mentor guides through skills and life. Service speaks to heart and mind. Life's profound, taught intentionally, relationally with real experiences.
Cheryl shares stories and offers insight from her twenty-four years of homeschooling eight children—the everyday teachable moments, the simple yet ingenious ideas, the interest-driven learning--in her blog.