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TEEN WORKSHOP ONE   Tina Fey, Rachel Dratch, Jason Sudeikis – SNL, 30 Rock. Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers – Saturday Night Live. Neil Flynn – Scrubs, Mean Girls. Jack McBrayer, Scott Adsit – 30 Rock. Mike Meyers – SNL, Shrek, Austin Powers, Wayne’s World. Learn What They Learned Where They Learned! Wednesdays Sept. 19th-Nov. 7th at iO Theatre 13yrs and up […]

Elmhurst Park District Home School Science Classes This program will utilize a “one room school house” style, where multiple instructors work with various age groups during lab exercises and other activities. Parents are welcome to watch and participate. Schedule: DAY DATES TOPIC GRADES Thursday Sept. 6-27 Introduction to Biology K-6 Friday Sept. 7-28 Introduction to […]

Playing a musical instrument requires hard work, musical theory and passion. Alex has put all three plus some energy in to his music career and he is available to teach homeschooled kids this fall. Here is his bio. Please contact him directly for more details. Alexander Rowney A native of New York, Alex began his […]

I am pausing one moment in the height of summer bliss to look forward to the smorgasbord of classes we will be privy to this fall. I will do additional posts about offerings as they crop up, but here is a large sampling of what is going on so far. PLEASE do not contact me […]

  AJCW has a 6 week Fall semester of co-op classes listed now for young kids up to teens. Looks like tons of fun offerings, like American Sign Language, Model United Nations, Creative Writing (taught by yours truly),the Art of Mentoring, Personal Finance & Riot Grrrlzz  ! The prices are reasonable too. Visit AJCW  blog […]

AJCW has a 6 week spring semester of co-op classes listed now for kids ages 4 and up. Looks like tons of fun offerings, like Japanese, comic drawing, history, soccer, tween club, you name it! The prices look reasonable too. Visit Amy’s blog for information on how to sign up.

This listing is from Gene Booth of Day One: DAY ONE HOMESCHOOL CLASSES   I am offering two unique and highly engaging classes for homeschooled students this Spring.   1  (NEW) WORLD STUDIES I Based on current thinking in teaching world history, the approach here is to focus on themes rather than historical periods and […]

    Here is some information from the folks over at the Community Co-op in Oak Park: The Community Co-op is a family-oriented resource for homeschool families located in Oak Park, Illinois, serving Chicago and its surrounding suburbs.  We are a non-profit organization officially founded as the “Community Organization for Near West Homeschoolers”, but affectionately […]

AJ Collective Workshops (AJCW) Thursdays! – All NEW Classes for this Winter 2012! Inspired by the creativity of our children, we facilitate workshops with an emphasis on child-led learning. All classes held at the Ethical Humanist Society at 7574 N. Lincoln Ave, Skokie on Thursdays, January 12th – March 29th (no class Jan. 26th or […]

The Skokie Heritage Museum has one more Historical Adventure for Homeschoolers scheduled this fall. Historical Adventures for Homeschoolers: Intro to Architecture Deadline to register is 12/8. Register at www.skokieparks.org or call (847) 677-6672. More programs to come this winter! Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving, Amanda Hanson, CPRP Facility Manager Skokie Heritage Museum 8031 Floral Ave. […]

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