Some Tricks to Get More “Treat” for Your Intense Kids’ Halloween Night

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Ah, Halloween – a night of creepy-crawlies, spooky scares and blood-curdling screams. If you’ve got an intense kid, chances are you can experience all of these before you even leave the house! We’ve rounded up a few things that might help the whole family enjoy the festivities with fewer freak-outs. … Continue reading

Celi Trepanier: The Bloggers of GHF

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To say that GHF: Gifted Homeschoolers Forum is a bounty, a treasure trove of information and support for gifted families, educators, mental health professionals, and medical providers is not completely true. GHF offers so much more than the resources, research, information, online classes, support groups, and publications you can find … Continue reading

The Role of Mentoring in Student Success

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by Madeline Goodwin, Director of GHF Online Classes As a homeschooler, I spent a lot of time doing extracurricular activities based on my interests. Sometimes these were group activities; sometimes one-on-one lessons. The ones I remember most clearly, and the ones where I learned the most, were the ones where … Continue reading

Writing What You Know: The Magic of Fanfiction

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Imagine yourself thrust into the wonderous universe of Harry Potter, where mystical creatures and mythical items abound. Trickery and spells combine with stories of morality and friendship and truth and justice—simple, universal, beautiful stories. But certain aspects of the Harry Potter universe remain unexplained in the books, though they easily could … Continue reading

Meet Jenny Curzan, GHF Outreach Manager

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Like many families, we started our journey with GHF with a family membership, after following on social media for years. Each and every blog post and social media post resonated with us. What an incredible feeling to connect with like-minded parents sharing our unique experience. Last year, our son took eight classes with GHF Online. He loved each … Continue reading

Spend the Summer with Friends!

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This summer you can have fun and learn with friends: characters from your favorite books, movies, and television shows! GHF Online classes encourage your child to engage with students and instructors on everything from Disney History to Harry Potter to Speculative Literature to literally any fandom that interests them through The Art … Continue reading

You Are Invited: GHFO Spring 2018 Art Show!

Updated: Here’s the video from the Spring Art Show!   ————————————————————————————————————————– You are cordially invited to attend an online art show hosted by students from the GHF Online class, Artful Animals. Throughout this past semester, students have learned about drawing and painting all kinds of animals, those with feathers, fur, scales, and more! They would now … Continue reading