When parents first undertake homeschooling their child, they’re generally full of excitement and grand ambitions. But this enthusiasm can sometimes cloud your judgment. Learn how to avoid four common pitfalls to have the positive experience you set out to.
Celi Trepanier of CrushingTallPoppies.com is the author of the book, "Educating Your Gifted Child"
Celi Trépanier is the author of the book, "Educating Your Gifted Child: How One Former Public School Teacher Embraced Homeschooling" published by GHF Press. Celi earned her B.S. from Loyola University in New Orleans and her M.Ed. from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, then taught in Louisiana, Ontario, and Alabama, in public schools, private schools, and homeschool co-ops. She is also a SENG Model Parent Group Facilitator. Celi turned to homeschooling and became a determined advocate for gifted children after tiring of her own battles with traditional schools to provide an appropriate education for her own three gifted sons. You can find her passionate yet pointed posts about education, gifted education, gifted advocacy and homeschooling at www.crushingtallpoppies.com.