Are you interested in homeschooling but worried that you won’t have what it takes? I’m going to let you in on a little secret: Most of us “Veteran Homeschoolers” felt this same way when we first started out! Let’s discuss some typical insecurities and tips for how to overcome common homeschooling fears.
How to Overcome Common Homeschooling Fears
We all have doubts and insecurities, and homeschoolers are no exception. Even the most competent and calm homeschooling parents don’t have a free pass!
Maybe you’ve got a fairly short fuse and struggle with patience. Maybe you struggled when you were a student and you don’t feel smart enough to teach your children. Perhaps you doubt your ability to bring creativity and joy to your homeschooling. Or you may simply be scared and feel like you’re not brave enough to take on such a big responsibility.
Whatever your specific insecurities, the following posts have targeted tips for managing your self-doubt!
overcoming typical homeschooling Insecurities
The following posts address typical homeschooing insecurities. See what resonates with you based on a specific doubt your having, or check them all out. The tips I’ve provided are practical and easy to implement!
- I’m Not Patient Enough to Homeschool!
- I’m Not Smart Enough to Homeschool!
- I’m Not Creative Enough to Homeschool!
- I’m Not Brave Enough to Homeschool!
- I’m Too Scared to Homeschool!
How to start homeschooling When You Have No Idea What You’re Doing!
Below you’ll find simple resources to help you with learning about legal requirements, discovering how to homeschool Kindergarten, finding high quality curriculum and materials, and even figuring out how to homeschool during a crisis!
- How to Cover All of Your Homeschooling Legal Bases
- How to Homeschool Kindergarten
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for Elementary School
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for Middle School
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for High School
- How to Homeschool During a Crisis
Managing Homeschooling burnout & Exhaustion
Homeschooling can at times feel overwhelming and all-consuming. Figuring out how to manage exhaustion and practice realistic self-care as a homeschooling mom is critical to your homeschooling success!
how to Prioritze Important Relationships While Homeschooling
Along with implementing essential self-care strategies, prioritizing our most important relationships is critical!
- Will Homeschooling Be Hard on My Marriage?
- How to Embrace Imperfect Parenting
- How to Add More Joy to Your Homeschool
I hope that covering these common concerns and insecurities allows you to feel supported and less alone as you consider diving into the journey of educating your children. Turn to these simple strategies, tips, and support anytime you need help figure out how to overcome common homeschooling fears. And PLEASE feel free to reach out anytime!