I am blogging over at A Little R & R with an encouraging blog post!
The moment I stepped into her home, I knew she was struggling. The look in her eyes…defeat. The slump of her shoulders. The exhausted look on her face. Her gait, slow and shuffled. I knew I was here more for encouraging support than checking off learning goals for report cards. I asked how things were going. She gave me a deep sigh and I could see she was fighting tears. She said she felt like she was failing at teaching her kids. She was overwhelmed and not sure if she was doing ‘enough’. In all of my years as a support teacher for homeschool families, this has been one of the biggest hindrances for so many moms. I want to remind you all of some important truths here. Are you ready? 4 Important Truths For The Failing Homeschool Mom.
You feel like you are failing at this homeschool thing, hey? I know…been there, done that. More than once…AND I am a certified teacher! However, over my 11 years of home educating and being a support teacher, I have come to realize some truths about this whole failing at homeschool LIE.