Homeschooling 101: Setting Up a Learning Space
March 30, 2020
When my son was entering the 3rd grade, we made the decision to homeschool. We didn’t know for how long or what that would look like. To be honest, we had no clue. All we knew was that we wanted to create a space at home that felt like a “school room” where he could work, learn, and excel. I had grand ideas and looked at a million different Pinterest pages to get inspiration on how to set up the most productive space for my child.
We transformed our dining room into an oasis of colors, activities, and a desk. I went to the local Teachers’ store and bought posters filled with inspirational sayings and quotes. And I thought, “Maybe I missed my calling! I should have been a teacher. I’m good at this.” Then real life set in. My son didn’t want to sit at the perfect…