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For your information and learning enjoyment, we offer a selection of Books, Magazines and Websites as recommended by the Home School, Inc. staff. All books are available in our online store. Follow the (Buy Now!) link to purchase.

BOOKS

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home (Buy Now!)
by Susan Wise Bauer and Jessie Wise
Revised and updated edition; New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2004

The Homeschooler’s Guide to… (Buy Now!)
by Vicki Caruana
Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books, 2003

The ABCs of Homeschooling (Buy Now!)
by Vicki Caruana
Wheaton, IL: Crossway Books, 2001

100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum: Choosing the Right Curriculum and Approach for Your Child’s Learning Style (Buy Now!)
by Cathy Duffy
Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman, 2005

Teach Your Own - The John Holt Book of Homeschooling (Buy Now!)
edited by Patrick Farenga
Cambridge, MA: Perseus Pub., 2003

The Homeschool Reader: Collected Articles from Home Education Magazine, 1984-1994 (Buy Now!)
Tonasket, WA: Home Education Press, 2006

The Unofficial Guide to Homeschooling (Buy Now!)
by Kathy Ishizuka
Foster City, CA: IDG Books Worldwide, 2000

Strengths of Their Own: Home Schoolers Across America (Buy Now!)
by Brian D. Ray
Salem, OR: NHERI Publications, 1997

Worldwide Guide to Homeschooling: Facts and Stats on the Benefits of Home School (Buy Now!)
by Brian D. Ray
Nashville, TN: Broadman & Holman, 2002

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MAGAZINES

Home Education Magazine
P.O. Box 1083
Tonasket, WA 98855

Homeschooling Today
P.O. Box 244
Abingdon, VA 24212

Homefires: The Journal of Homeschooling
180 El Camino Real, Suite 10
Millbrae, CA 94050

The Link
587 N. Ventu Park Road
Newbury Park, CA 91329 

Practical Homeschooling
Home Life, Inc.
1731 Smizer Mill Road
Fenton, MA 63026

NATHHAN News (National Challenged Homeschoolers Association Network)
5383 Alpine Road, SE
Olalls, WA 32666
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WEBSITES

Home School, Inc. -  Creating a school at our site will provide you with more information, encouragement for you as a parent-educator, the ability for both parents to be more involved in home education, plus planning, tracking and reporting resources.

HomeSchoolLegal.com - You’ll find free information about compliance issues in your state including compulsory attendance, requirements, recordkeeping, testing and more. Plus, state-specific workbooks are available for purchase and empower you to do the legwork yourself and serve as a record for your homeschool. HomeSchoolLegal.com is a member of the Home School, Inc. network of services. 

HomeSchoolReviews.com - Read what other homeschoolers have to say about a particular curriculum before you buy! HomeSchoolReviews.com is the newest member of the Home School, Inc. family of services, and a valuable resource when choosing how to spend your heard-earned curriculum dollars.

National Home Education Network - Volunteer organization established to provide information to homeschoolers individually and through local/state groups, to make it easier for homeschoolers to network and promote public relations on a national level.

American Homeschool Association - Service organization sponsored in part by the publishers of Home Education Magazine. Current AHA services include an online news and discussion list.

edHelper.com - Created by a group of teachers, this is an excellent source of lesson plans, worksheets and other educational helps. Full service requires subscription.

GetSmarter.org - Animated, interactive learning site for math and science.

Science.gov - A gateway to selected science information published by US Government agencies. Sites are grouped by category.

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