Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Name Removed from Literary Award

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Name Stripped from Major Literary Award

The name of one of the most beloved children’s authors of all time is being stripped from a major children’s literature award. Awarded by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), the Laura Ingalls Wilder Medal was a lifetime achievement award for authors who made substantial and lasting contributions to children’s literature. However, the […]

Back-to-Homeschool Checklist

12 Things to Do Before the New Homeschool Year Begins

The beginning of a new homeschool year should be exciting rather than stressful, but to get to that point requires some planning. Use these items on our helpful summer homeschool checklist to make sure you’re thoroughly prepared for your new year. 1. Fill out your state’s homeschool exemption form and any other necessary paperwork to […]

August Activity Calendar for Kids

August Activity Calendar

Don’t let the dog days of summer bring out the words “I’m bored” from the mouths of your young kids. Instead, print out this free August activity calendar from Alpha Omega Publications for fresh ideas to entertain and educate your kids throughout the month. As always, feel free to make it your own based on […]

Applying for College with a Homeschool Diploma

Applying for College with a Homeschool Diploma

Though there is certainly value in having a high school diploma, many homeschool families cause themselves unnecessary stress as they seek to obtain a diploma through the “proper channels.” Today, many colleges are recruiting homeschoolers not because they possess a specific type of diploma, but because they exhibit academic abilities and character traits that enhance […]

Mammoth Monarch Giveaway

Mammoth Monarch Giveaway

During the Mammoth Monarch Giveaway, Alpha Omega Publications is giving away a 1-year Monarch plan to one homeschooling family every day through July 19! Enter daily to win your Monarch online subscription or other wonderful homeschool prize packages from Alpha Omega Publications. AOP Runner-Up Prize Packages AOP backpack + tumbler AOP backpack + tumbler + […]

10 Educational Shows Currently on Amazon Prime

Homeschooling with Amazon Prime

In today’s world of online shopping, no one likes to pay shipping costs and still have to wait a week for a package to arrive. That’s why Amazon Prime memberships, offering free two-day shipping at monthly or yearly rates, rose from 25 million in December 2013 to an estimated 90 million in September 2017. Of […]

Alpha Omega Publications Terminology from A-Z

AOP Homeschool Terms from A-Z

For more than four decades, Alpha Omega Publications has been faithfully serving homeschool families. If you’re new to homeschooling, use this glossary of AOP homeschool terminology from A-Z to learn more about our Christian curriculum and the benefits we can offer to help you meet your needs and educational goals. Accreditation Accreditation ensures only that […]