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High School Resources for Homeschoolers

 

ACT Universal Testing

P.O. Box 414
Iowa City, IA 52243-0414.

Accredited Online Colleges & Universities in Virginia

Affordable Colleges Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in Virginia that offer online college programs.

 

American College Testing (ACT)

ACT’s range of assessments and reporting systems have been developed over the course of 50 years, and in includes more than a hundred other assessment, research, information, and program management services for education and workforce development.


Advanced Training Institute International (ATI)

An alternative educational program for the whole family that includes apprenticeship opportunities.

Box One
Oak Brook, IL 60522-3001
1-630-323-9800.

 

Bear’s Guide to Earning Degrees By Distance Learning 15th edition

Costedoat and Bear Book Sales
Box 826
Benicia, CA 0451
1-800-835-8535

$28.95 postage paid. Web site: www.degree.net.

 

The Big Book of Home Learning – Volume 3: Junior High Through College by Mary Pride.

 

Bluestocking Press

Good resource for economics and history materials.  E-mail: uncleric@jps.net.

P.O. Box 1014
Placerville, CA 95667-1014
1-800-959-8586;
530-621-1123; or 1-530-622-8586.

 

Bold Parenting

Jonathan Lindvall
P.O. Box 820
Springville, CA 93265
1-209-539-0500.

 

Changing the Heart of a Rebel by Dr. S.M. Davis

Gives 12 key principles to follow to ” turn around a rebel.” Available as a booklet, or on audio or video cassette.

Park Meadows Baptist Church
800 Memorial Park Road
Lincoln, IL 62656
1-800-500-8853.

 

The Christian College Handbook

SMS Publications
1418 Lake St.
Evanston, IL 60201.

 

CLEP®Exam

College credit through testing. Send for free booklet

P.O. Box 660
Princeton, NJ 08541-6601.

The College Board

Extra books and helpful ideas for taking college board tests. Forms for taking the tests can be picked up at your local high school counseling office for no charge.

45 Columbus Ave.
New York, NY 10023-6992.

 

College Degrees by Mail & Internet by John Bear

One hundred good schools that offer bachelor’s, master’s, doctorate, and law degrees by home study. $12.95 + $2.50 shipping.

Ten Speed Press
Box 7123
Berkeley, CA 94707
1-800-841-2665

 

Constitutional Law for Christian Students by Mike Farris

Registration is through Escondido Tutorial Services. This is an on-line, 24-week course.

 

Continuing Education Departments

A great resource at many universities. Often the cost is less for these programs, and there are fewer residency or attendance requirements. (There may be age limitations.)

 

Critical Thinking Press & Software

Critical thinking activities in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and Methods (K-Adult).

P.O. Box 448
Pacific Grove, CA 93950-0448
1-800-458-4849.

 

Education PLUS+

Sells a complete tape seminar on apprenticeship. Its covers such areas as: how to determine if college or apprenticeship is best; how to select curriculum to maximize preparation; how to keep records that will open doors of opportunity; how to assess interests, talents, and options; how to write a resume that will earn a hearing; and how to be the best mentor a young person could ever have. The entire course costs only $69.99, and includes six dynamic training sessions, a 137-page syllabus, evaluation and journal worksheets, and an extensive bibliography. 9321 Brookville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46239; 317-222-169.

 

Home School Plus

Classes, activities, and resources for homeschooling families. 925 Ingleside Road, Norfolk; 1-757-466-3477.

 

Home Study International

High school correspondence school. P.O. Box 4437, Silver Spring, MD 20914-4437; 1-301-680-6570.

 

Institute for Creation Research (I.C.R.)

Has a list of colleges that teach from the creationist point of view. 10946 Woodside Ave. N., Santee, CA 92071.

 

National Center for Home Education

Excellent packet of college information for $22.50.P.O. Box 3000, Purcellville, Virginia 20134. For further information, call 540-338-7600.

 

PEERS Test-Nehemiah Institute

Tests the Biblical world view of your teen. (Politics, Economics, Education, Religion, and Social Issues) 1-800-948-3101.

 

PSAT/NMST® Exams

Only offered once a year at high schools, usually in October. Registration is in September. This test allows students and parents to see if other entrance exams are necessary or advisable.

 

Summit Ministries

Offer two-week leadership training course, teaching students to recognize the different world views they will encounter in college, literature, and the world in general. They are also taught to understand and defend a Biblical world view. A special training session for homeschooled teens is offered in early and late summer.P.O. Box 207, Manitou Springs, CO 80829; 1-719-685-9103.

 

TranscriptPro

This software helps parents turn all the work they do with their teens—not just the academic pursuits—into appropriate course titles, credits, grades, GPAs, etc. Available from HomeschooTranscripts.com.

 

Westminister Academy

Offers homeschool tutoring. Has a full range of classes for both middle- and high-school students Seeks to provide “academic excellence under the Lordship of Christ.”

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