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Before Going out on Their Own: Skills Every Young Adult Should Learn
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Before Going out on Their Own: Skills Every Young Adult Should Learn

Your kids will not live with you forever! Inevitably they will venture out on their own, using all of their acquired skills to spread their wings and fly. They will learn to become independent all on their own, but you can still teach them a thing or two while you have their attention. We have a quote on the wall here at our house that...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

02 Apr 2015
Humanities Passed!
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Humanities Passed!

Hey Guys! I finally took the Humanities CLEP test and I passed! 😀 I was kind of scared about this one because I was not doing very well on the Peterson’s practice tests although I was passing all of the other practice tests with high scores. (Sometimes I think the Peterson’s tests are harder than the official tests.) That’s six more credits (2 semesters of...

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Julie

Julie

31 Mar 2015
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Humanities Test Coming Up!

Hey Guys! So I’ve decided to wait one more week for this Humanities CLEP. I still don’t feel quite comfortable with the material. However, I did give my speech in class on Monday so I get to stop sweating over that and can put my full attention into this test. (I’m taking a Professional Speech & Communication class at the junior college with my older...

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Julie

Julie

05 Mar 2015
How to Take Awesome Notes When Studying for an Exam
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How to Take Awesome Notes When Studying for an Exam

Whether you’re preparing for a high school final, a college-level test, or a dual credit exam, there is nothing more important than taking proper notes that will serve as a useful and easy study tool. This sounds simple, but good note taking doesn’t come naturally. Here are some expert note-taking tips that will help you ace your exams. Keep it simple Add only important facts,...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

03 Mar 2015
Officially Applied to Charter Oak State College!
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Officially Applied to Charter Oak State College!

So last week I took the CLEP American Government exam. I was going to take Humanities with it, and I’d actually been studying for it a couple of weeks before I took American Government, but since I’m not very good at poetry and I don’t really like it, I’m not ready yet. So I went ahead and just took American Government by itself. I’d studied...

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Julie

Julie

24 Feb 2015
“What Curriculum Do You Use?”
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“What Curriculum Do You Use?”

Often someone will ask what curriculum we use or have used with our own kids. I’m happy to list some of it here and let you know how we’ve tweaked it so that it fits our family better. Every student has different learning styles and passions, so be creative and flexible and find what inspires learning for your child! I don’t use affiliate links on...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

12 Feb 2015
Welcome to Class Hacked
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Welcome to Class Hacked

Hey Folks! My name is Julie, and I am going to be sharing my Dual Credit at Home journey with you! First off, I’m 16 years old, and I’m the seventh child in my family of 10. I’ve always been homeschooled, and my schooling has included high school subjects along with taking some classes at the junior college. I love working with children, Brazilian Jiu...

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Julie

Julie

03 Feb 2015
How to Build a Great College Application For a Traditional College Degree
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How to Build a Great College Application For a Traditional College Degree

Over the past year, I’ve spoken with many home schooling parents and here are two thoughts that come up often. #1 – “What courses/activities/etc. make an outstanding college application “package?” #2 – “What should we be doing during high school to build an impressive resume/transcript?” How you approach these matters helps set the course for your child’s future. Note: Parents and students are increasingly choosing...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

03 Feb 2015
9 Great Field Trip Ideas for Teens
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9 Great Field Trip Ideas for Teens

Being familiar with your destination is a huge part of making the most of field trips – talk about the trip in advance, look at a map, visit the website, have a purpose for the visit. Go slow and enjoy the time together. Stop long enough for lunch – make eye contact, tell them you’re enjoying the time with them, talk about what you’ve seen/learned...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

21 Jan 2015
Six Steps to Achieve Your Spring School Goals
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Six Steps to Achieve Your Spring School Goals

Hopefully by now you’ve written school goals and plans for your spring semester. But if not, perhaps this post can guide you through the process of getting your high school at home ready for a great spring start! When you take these six steps, you’ll set your teen on a course for success! #1 Consider each student and where they need to be by the...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

30 Dec 2014
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What is the difference between a BA and a BS degree?

The Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees are the most common undergraduate degrees offered in the United States. Academically, both degrees are equivalent. The main difference is the courses that are taken to achieve the degree. A BS degree indicates a science major or a vocational program such as nursing, business, or engineering. A BS requires a high number of credits...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

28 Nov 2014
How to List Dual Credit at Home’s High School Credits on Your Student’s Transcript
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How to List Dual Credit at Home’s High School Credits on Your Student’s Transcript

Students completing the Dual Credit at Home Study Plans study 13 subjects and most choose to take the 13 corresponding CLEP and DSST exams. CLEP exams are produced by The College Board (also the producers of the SAT test), and DSST exams are owned and administered by Prometric. Students may earn the high school credits without taking the official exams for college credit. In our...

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Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

Becky Muldrow & the Dual Credit at Home Team

26 Aug 2014
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