Some Recommended Resources

Books on the Philosophy and "How-to" of Home Education

(These are just a few of the many excellent books about home education.)

102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum by Cathy Duffy

Better Late Than Early by Raymond Moore

Beyond Survival: A Guide to Abundant Life Homeschooling by Diana Waring

A Charlotte Mason Companion* by Karen Andreola

A Charlotte Mason Education* by Catherine Levison

The Christian Home School* by Gregg Harris

Dr. Beechik’s Homeschool Answer Book by Ruth Beechik

Dumbing Us Down by John Taylor Gatto

Educating the Whole-Hearted Child* by Clay and Sally Clarkson

For the Children’s Sake* by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay

Free Range Learning: How Homeschooling Changes Everything by Laura Grace Weldon

Help! I’m Married to a Homeschooling Mom* by Todd Wilson

Homeschooling Children with Special Needs by Sharon Hensley

Homeschooling Methods* by Paul and Gena Suarez

The Homeschooling Father* by Michael Farris

Homeschooling for Excellence by David and Mickie Colfax

How Children Learn by John Holt

Learning All the Time by John Holt

The Right Choice* by Chris Klicka

School Can Wait by Raymond and Dorothy Moore

So You’re Thinking about Homeschooling by Lisa Whelchel

The Successful Homeschool Family Handbook by Raymond and Dorothy Moore

Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakable Peace* by Sarah Mackenzie

Things We Wish We’d Known by Diana Waring

The Three R’s by Ruth Beechik

The Underground History of American Education by John Taylor Gatto

Upgrade: 10 Secrets to the Best Education for Your Child* by Kevin Swanson

Weapons of Mass Instruction by John Taylor Gatto

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home by Jessie Wise and Susan Wise Bauer

You Can Teach your Child Successfully* by Ruth Beechick

Home Education Websites

Alberta Home Education Association

Canadian Centre for Home Education

The Canadian Homeschooler

Home School Legal Defence Association Canada

Home School Digest*

Homeschooler’s Guide

Homeschooling Today*

John Holt Growing Without Schooling

Moore Academy

National Home Education Research Institute

The Old Schoolhouse*

The Teaching Home*

The Well-Trained Mind

Other Helpful Books

Dave Ramsey’s Complete Guide to Money by Dave Ramsey

Debt-Proof Living: The Complete Guide to Living Financially Free by Mary Hunt

Hold Onto Your Kids: Why Parents Need to Matter More than Peers by Dr. Gordon Neufeld and Dr. Gabor Maté

Miserly Moms* by Jonni McCoy

The Mislabeled Child by Brock Eide and Fernette Eide

Revolutionary Parenting* by George Barna

Total Money Makeover by Dave Ramsey


“Home Schooling in Canada: The Current Picture - 2015 Edition”
“Home Schooling: From the Extreme to the Mainstream, 2nd Edition (2007)”

(The above studies are available from: 1770 Burrard Street, 4th Floor Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6J 3G7 Website: http://www.fraserinstitute.org)

“Fifteen Years Later: Home-Educated Canadian Adults, 2009”
“Home Education in Canada: A Report on the Pan-Canadian Study on Home Education, 2003”

(The above studies are available from: 32B - 980 Adelaide Street South, London, Ontario, Canada, N6E 1R3
Website: http://www.hslda.ca/research)

* Denotes resources written from a strong Christian perspective


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