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homeschool tech checklistAre you ready to start homeschooling this Fall?  Here’s a quick tech check list for getting ready to hit those virtual books.

Homeschool Tech Checklist for the Home Instructor

1. Online lesson plans and transcripts using sites like Scholaric or  My Homeschool Transcripts
2. Educational apps for your iPad or Android device.
3. Annual PC maintenance.
4. eBooks – either text books or titles you want your kids to read
5. Bookmark your favorite social media resources (Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, etc.)

Homeschool Tech Checklist for the Homeschool Student

1. Inexpensive laptop, iPad, or other tablet.
2. Set clear online boundaries, especially for  students new to social media.
3. Software for more advanced students (Photoshop, Office, etc.)
4. Livescribe Smartpen for taking notes
5. Productivity apps for iPod or online productivity apps.

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What tech do you recommend for getting back to homeschool?  Leave a comment below!

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