01-10-2019 Newsletter

In this issue:
  • It's Best Deals in Homeschool Curriculum Month at the Co-op!

  • Community Update -- Free Classifieds, How's it Going? Contest, Free Webinars and more

  • Deals of the Day -- Adaptive Curriculum, The Quarter Mile Math, DoodleMaths and CCC! - Disney Online Streaming

  • Deals of the Week -- LAST CALL! - PLATO Courseware Week

  • GroupBuy Roundup :
    • LAST CALL  - Apologia FLASH Sale, ABCmouse.com, Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online, College Prep Genius and Math Mammoth

    • NEW - Kids Guitar Academy

    • Math & Tech Deals - Mathseeds, Learning Wrap-ups & Learning Palettes and Taken Charge

    • In the Pipeline - Michael Land’s Singing Program and Wordly Wise i3000

  • Free Curriculum Discoveries and their ClickSchooling Reviews

  • Cathy Duffy Reviews

  • Homeschool Garden

  • Just for Fun

What's Happening at the Co-op...

Please join us in giving a hearty Co-op "Welcome!" to 297 new homeschool families in the last week!

Free Classifieds:   Cleaning out your shelves of curriculum you are no longer using? If so, the Co-op may be able to help you find a new home for those items with our easy-to-use Free Classifieds section where you can list an Item: For Free, Sale or Trade or locate something new to add to your homeschool library. Check it out here.

How's It Going? Contest

How's It Going? Contest

It's Best Deals in Homeschool Curriculum Month at the Co-op, and, we have a new contest for you! Tell us how your homeschool year is going and get a chance to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card.

We're looking for great ideas on how you ensure that your homeschooling is meeting yours and your students' expectations. All this month, we'll be highlighting Member Favorite curriculum and supplements so you might just find something to add to your day-to-day!

P.S. We understand that many homeschoolers have a relaxed educational philosophy with regards to testing or assessment so if that's not part of your homeschool -- no worries -- each to her or his own!

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Free Webinar - Virtual Education for Home Schoolers - Weds., 1/23, 11 AM PT

Free Webinar - Virtual Education for Home Schoolers

Virtual Education has changed the face of education in the United States over the past decade. For Homeschooling parents and their children, it has become a viable option to traditional ways of offering homeschool education. This webinar presented by Chrishtan Glenn & Andrew Scott Lobdell from EdOptions Academy will focus on why students are turning to virtual education, why virtual education is a benefit for the parents, the ease of use, its ultimate benefits, and its cost-effectiveness.

Click here for more details about this and other upcoming webinars and to register.

NEW Free Webinar - Top Ten Homeschooling Secrets To Beat Standardized Tests- Tues., 2/5, 11 AM PT

Homeschoolers are not at a disadvantage when it comes to acing standardized tests. But there are little-known secrets that can hinder scores and scholarship money. We uncover wrong information that’s been perpetrated for years. Join Jean Burk, creator of College Prep Genius, and discover why colleges are coveting homeschoolers and how they use tests like the SAT/ACT and PSAT to validate the transcript. You will join tens of thousands of informed families and walk away knowing the key to beating these tests and how your student can receive life-changing, incredible scholarship money!

Click here for more details about this and other upcoming webinars and to register.

Deals of the Day - Today Only!

Last Call for Deals of the Day

TODAY ONLY (January 10, 2018), purchase any of these Deals of the Day and receive Bonus SmartPoints. Don't miss these BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET!

NOTE: The Deals of the Day SmartPoints listed above will be awarded based on purchases made TODAY ONLY and are awarded at the time of purchase. For the products with Bonus SmartPoints, after today, we will continue to offer the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for them but the SmartPoints will be reduced or removed altogether.
Deals of the Week - LAST CALL!

PLATO Courseware Week - As Low As $14.95/Month + Get up to 1000 SmartPoints

PLATO Courseware Week - As Low As $14.95/Month + Get up to 1000 SmartPoints

Are you still searching for the right curriculum for the new school year? PLATO Courseware could be just what you have been looking for!

We're pleased to offer these GroupBuys for award-winning PLATO Courseware by Edmentum including Learning Electives, Science for Middle & High School, Math for Middle & High School, and Language Arts for as low as $15 a month.

Plus, if you purchase this week from any of these PLATO GroupBuys, you'll also score 500 Bonus SmartPoints which you can then use to purchase additional award-winning curriculum and supplements at the Co-op!

Or purchase PLATO Learning Comprehensive for as low as $14.95/month and get 1,000 Bonus SmartPoints.

GroupBuy Roundup

Apologia Educational Ministries Curriculum - FLASH SALE! Save up to 48% - Ends Today, 1/10!

Apologia Educational Ministries Curriculum - <b><i>FLASH SALE!</i></b> Save up to 48%

Today, January 10, 2019, is LAST CALL for members to save up to 48% plus get FREE Shipping* on their favorite science, health, and Bible curriculum from Apologia Educational Ministries.

Apologia is the #1 publisher of award-winning creation-based science and Bible curriculum and has been voted as the #1 Homeschool Science Curriculum for over 10 years in a row. Apologia have more than fifty top awards, including a Cathy Duffy Top 102 Pick for the Exploring Creation Series, and is trusted by homeschool families worldwide!

If you have been considering adding Apologia to your homeschool curriculum library, now is a perfect time to jump in on the savings.

*Shipping to U.S. addresses only. We're sorry, but at this time these offers are not available to Canadian or International addresses

ABCmouse.com - Get First Month Free - Ends Today, 1/10!

ABCmouse.com - Get First Month Free

Give your child a head start on Reading, Math, Science, Arts & Colors, and more with ABCmouse.com, the number one learning app for kids ages 2 - 7!

ABCmouse.com's Step-by-Step Learning Path presents the full ABCmouse.com curriculum in a carefully designed program of more than 850 complete lessons in ten levels. With more than 8,500 standards-based learning activities, your child will learn through 1,500+ brand-new books, puzzles, games, videos, songs, art activities, and much more.

Sign up today through the Co-op and receive your first month absolutely FREE!

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online - Save up to 50% + Bonus SmartPoints + BOGO* - Ends Sat., 1/12!

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online - Save up to 50% + Bonus SmartPoints + BOGO*

It's LAST CALL for members to save up to 50% on Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online flexible subscription options of 24-month family packs, or 6, 12, or 24 month single-user subscriptions. Plus earn BONUS SmartPoints (10 SmartPoints per $1 spent), and we honor their 30-day, no-risk, money-back offer.

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online subscriptions include immediate access on any device to all levels of the world's best language learning, printable reports, progress data, and the Supplemental Education Materials program as well as the ability to download lessons to your mobile device to continue learning offline.

College Prep Genius - Save 21% + Get 1,500 SmartPoints - Ends Sat., 1/12!

College Prep Genius - Save 21% + Get 1,500 SmartPoints

Does your student get nervous about test taking? If so, take a look at the College Prep Genius Comprehensive eCourse, an award-winning SAT and PSAT/NMSQT test preparation program created by SAT Instructor and homeschooling mom, Jean Burk!

This course is designed to help students master the strategies behind the PSAT and SAT tests in order to improve their overall performance.

The College Prep Genius Comprehensive eCourse annual subscription retails for $189, but, exclusively through the Co-op, we're able to offer it for $149 - that's a 21% savings. Plus, we will throw in 1,500 Bonus SmartPoints to make this deal even sweeter. If you have a student taking the SAT soon, this could be the online course for your homeschool.

Math Mammoth - Save 40% - Ends Mon., 1/14!

Math Mammoth - Save 40%

Save 40% on Math Mammoth!

Math Mammoth is a hugely popular math curriculum created by Maria Miller, a math teacher and passionate homeschool math advocate. In this offer, you will find a comprehensive library of PDF math worktexts, workbooks, and complete math curriculum for grades 1-8 available as a digital download or in CD format.

Catch these savings before they end on January 14, 2019!


Kids Guitar Academy - Save 50%

Kids Guitar Academy - Save 50%

If you’ve been searching to find an affordable professional-designed online guitar instruction course, Kids Guitar Academy may be just what you are looking for.

As a 20+ year guitar teaching veteran, David Osborn at Kids Guitar Academy, has been teaching homeschool students for over 12 years. His instruction is now available online! Learners as young as 7 can get started using David’s lessons with either an acoustic or electric guitar, and enjoy 24/7 access!

And until Thursday, January 24th, David is excited to offer lifetime access to his professionally designed online guitar courses to you for 50% savings off the retail price.

Math & Tech Deals

Mathseeds - Save 25% + Get 1000 SmartPoints

Mathseeds - Save 25% + Get 1000 SmartPoints

Mathseeds from Blake eLearning, the creators of the hugely popular phonics program Reading Eggs, teaches kids aged 3-6 the core math and problem solving skills needed to be successful at school with fun, highly interactive and rewarding lessons.

Save 25% on a 1-year subscription for Mathseeds. Or, pay full price for Reading Eggs & receive 1 Year of Mathseeds FREE. Plus, as a Deal of the Month, get a 1000 Bonus SmartPoints to make this another BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET!

Learning Wrap-Ups & Learning Palettes - Save 25% + Get Double Bonus SmartPoints

Learning Wrap-Ups & Learning Palettes - Save 25% + Get Double Bonus SmartPoints

Learning Wrap-Ups make practicing math drills less of a chore and more fun for both kids and parents! With their very own self-correction method, these products are great for daily drills and practice.

Learning Palettes are the perfect kits for homeschoolers to use just the right curriculum to challenge a student in a particular area and help them build their confidence and work at their own pace.

Members save 25% and if purchased this month as a Deal of the Month, get Double SmartPoints with their purchase of this exclusive and homeschool favorite GroupBuy!

Taken Charge - Core Tech Skills - Save up to 27% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Taken Charge - Core Tech Skills - Save up to 27% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Save up to 27% on Taken Charge by Galvanize Labs. This unique interactive online game teaches technology in an incredibly fun way. It is designed to engage students with a cutting edge game environment while teaching them technology skills and topics like Internal PC Hardware, Digital Media, Boolean Search Logic, Internet Functionality, Home Network Setup, Internet Safety, and much more.

This GroupBuy offer allows members to pay as little as $30 per year for a single student. And if your order this month as a Deal of the Month, you will receive 300 SmartPoints.

In the Pipeline

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These Special Offers and GroupBuy savings are "in the bag". See What's Coming!

For some, there are a few more details to be worked out before we can go live. We hope to take these Group Buys live in the few weeks. Stay tuned!

Free Curriculum

FREE Curriculum from ClickSchooling

FREE Curriculum from ClickSchooling

Does it seem like you spend countless hours searching the internet for resources, games, worksheets, and more for your children? Well, look no further!

The Co-op is pleased to offer our members a database of free curriculum and other educational resources from our ClickSchooling partner. This week, we offer these free curriculum discoveries and their ClickSchooling reviews.


Please let us know if YOU find any great educational websites!
Cathy Duffy Reviews
By special arrangement with Cathy Duffy (author of the new "102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum"), Co-op members hear about Cathy's latest reviews.


Don't forget that the Co-op has BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET for many of
Cathy Duffy's 102 Top Picks!


Get the Best Deal Anywhere for Cathy Duffy Top Picks.


And, if you're not sure which curriculum might be right for your child, take a look at Cathy's 102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum -- and save 50% on the various eBook editions, if you purchase through the Co-op!
Homeschool Garden

Homeschool Garden

Homeschool Garden

If you have been digging around for that sunny spot online with helpful tips, homeschooling knowledge, DIY lessons, regular encouragement and a harvest of other interesting topics, then come on by and visit our Homeschool Garden.

Our goal is to help you to cultivate the fields of home educating your seedlings, grow your homeschool confidence and reap the fruits of your labor.

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