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05 October 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Special Needs Students – The Advantages of Homeschooling

While every child is special and has specific needs, some students learn differently than others. Students with special needs may have learning delays or behavior challenges, or they may work on a level that is different from their peers.  At Calvert, we understand the challenges facing students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, ADD, ADHD, Autism, learning difficulties, […]


21 September 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Homeschooling Flexibility – Make the Switch!

When we ask our Calvert Families about their favorite aspects of homeschooling, one item that is always at the top of the list is FLEXIBILITY. This is especially true for parents who have experienced the world of public or private schooling. While the flexibility of homeschooling can be an adjustment for some, most homeschooling parents […]


31 August 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Verizon Mobile Learning Academy Update

Calvert Education’s online instructors and curriculum team are currently participating in the Verizon Mobile Learning Academy course sponsored by the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), Johns Hopkins University, and Verizon. Calvert’s team is using ISTE’s technology standards to help students become informed digital citizens and is exploring ways that Calvert’s online Academy teachers […]


26 August 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Announcing the Calvert Teaching Navigator!

We are excited to announce the launch of our new tool, the Calvert Teaching Navigator.  Developed based on feedback we’ve received from Calvert families, this new tool will make homeschooling your child easier and more flexible than before!  The new Calvert Teaching Navigator puts lessons, resources, teaching and tech support all at your fingertips.  Available […]


09 July 2015 ~ 0 Comments

Preparing for the Homeschool Year – The Secret to Success

Henry Ford once said, “Before everything else, getting ready is the secret to success.”  This wisdom holds true for home schooling as well.  Use the following tips to help you get ready for a successful homeschool year. Organization Create a school room that contains all the necessary materials for your student.  If there are multiple […]