Home Instruction Resources
Looking to start homeschooling? Here are some resources to get your started.
NYS Department of Education on Home Instruction
This is the New York State Department of Education's resource page for parents and guardians interested in home instruction (homeschooling) for their child. It includes the regulations, a question and answer page with common concerns, and information about special education with regards to home instruction.
NYS Department of Education Curriculum Standards
This provides information on the New York State educational curriculum by subject area.
How to Homeschool Your Child
Learning Liftoff is a website with tons of articles and information about homeschooling. This article gives an introduction to the ins and outs of teaching your child at home.
What is Homeschooling?
Parents.com provides a nice broad overview on what homeschooling is and some of the positive aspects about homeschooling for families.
Homeschool.com is a community of fellow homeschoolers who have put together a large collection of articles and resources for homeschooling at all age levels.
Khan Academy provides free online coursework in a variety of areas: pre-k through college-level math courses, science, arts and humanities, computer programming, economics, life skills and preparation materials for a number of standardized tests, including the PSAT and SAT. They provide video lessons on different concepts as well as quizzes and tests to measure understanding on concepts.