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Subject: Which Homeschool Forums/Boards Do You Frequent?
Date Posted: 10/8/2009 9:51 AM ET
Member Since: 2/2/2007
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Do you belong to any other homeschool forums? I'm curious where everyone "hangs out".

I belong to a few message boards for MOH and workboxes.

Date Posted: 10/8/2009 12:25 PM ET
Member Since: 3/7/2008
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I am on several yahoo groups some directly related to the curriculum I use and others for local connections.

I sometimes post at Homeschool Reviews.

I check in here about twice a month.

Date Posted: 10/8/2009 1:23 PM ET
Member Since: 5/28/2007
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I go to welltrainedmind.com/forums and thehomeschoollibrary.com for the most part.  And of course my local yahoo groups...

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Date Posted: 10/8/2009 4:53 PM ET
Member Since: 3/20/2007
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I'm on tons of Yahoo Groups under two ID's.  I'm on most of the K12 groups, but I'm weaning off  because we stopped using K12 in September.  Then I'm also on many groups relative to the various curricula I'm using (or plan to use).  Then I'm on the Homeschool Tracker Plus Lesson Plan sharing sites, and the "homeschool high school" groups.  There's all the local/regional/state ones, too.

My son is a Davidson Young Scholar so I'm on the parent e-lists and they are soooooo helpful.

I'm on a few Ning sites, have several favorites at Facebook, and a couple on Groupsite & Google Groups.

Mostly I read here, my local groups, and the current curricula groups.  I'm also on a very small, private group with other moms who've met on the K12 groups over the past 8 years.  It's like our little coffee club.  Only half of the members are still using K12, but that's what brought us together.  Those close friends are my lifesavers!

Date Posted: 10/8/2009 5:17 PM ET
Member Since: 6/6/2007
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I spend a lot of time on www.homeschoolspot.com   -it's very busy and there are a lot of very dedicated and experienced homeschoolers who have a lot of info., a lot of opinions and a lot of helpful ideas.


Jane

Date Posted: 10/9/2009 10:21 AM ET
Member Since: 9/14/2007
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My favorite for many years is HomeschoolChristian.com. Runners up are thewelltrainedmind.com and theteachingmom.com

The last few years as my children have gotten older I haven't been able to hang out as much on hs boards as I used to and miss the company of some very nice ladies! Quite a few are now on FaceBook, so I do catch up with them from time to time.

 

Patrice

Date Posted: 10/11/2009 10:39 AM ET
Member Since: 4/11/2007
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I hang out at welltrainedmind.com/forums, probably too much.

Date Posted: 10/19/2009 6:44 PM ET
Member Since: 2/23/2006
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Homeschool Spot for me too!  It's the most active board for homeschoolers I've found.

Edie

Date Posted: 11/5/2009 8:35 PM ET
Member Since: 2/17/2006
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I hang out at The homeschool loung, lots of great information there.

www.thehomeschoolloung.com

Date Posted: 11/6/2009 10:15 AM ET
Member Since: 11/1/2009
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I am on quite a few yahoo groups for my curriculum and also go to the homeschool lounge quite a bit.  I really don't post there, just read.