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Peek Into a Homeschool

This week we have a very special podcast for you. This is the first podcast in a new series that Simplify is doing called Peek Into a Homeschool. In this episode Jill is in Kansas ...

Making a College List

Join Farrar and Jill as they discuss the best way to create a successful college list. In this episode we discuss the importance of having a list of safety schools, match schools, ...

What should you do when things don't go as you imagined in your homeschool? Listen to Jill and Farrar discuss what they have done when their best thought out plans were disasters...

Summer and Homeschooling

Summer and homeschooling. Should you homeschool in the summer? What about trying out homeschooling for the first time in the summer? And what to do with passions in the summer?  J...

Anxiety, depression, suicides. The numbers are rising among our young people and parents are feeling so helpless about what to do.  How much does school and testing and lack of do...

AP exams are offered once a year every May. With the 2018 round of testing just ending, Jill, Suji, and Farrar muse about our experience with AP classes for our homeschooled kids.

We invite you to eavesdrop on a conversation between Jill and Farrar who are both dealing with homeschooling rising high schoolers. These muses both have twins so Jill has dealt wi...

Homeschool Organization

Your Simplify muses are crazy about paper-pen planners and digital record-keeping tools! Hear us geek out about which methods have stayed with us when organizing our homeschooling ...

In Part 2 to our selective admissions podcast series, we explore how the Fall 2017 admission cycle has obviously been a much more competitive year than what we've seen previously. ...

The University of California admissions decisions took lots of parents and students by surprise this year. Find out why with Farrar, Jill, and Suji in this Musecast Monday podcast ...

Will you have a senior applying to colleges with The Common Application this fall? If so, we have just the podcast for you!

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