Think Outside of the (Homeschool) Box

The Old Schoolhouse® is helping families home school outside of the box and outside of the home

GRAY, Tenn. - May 4, 2021 - As the stay-at-home order continues, hundreds of homeschool families long for adventures and field trips outside of the house. Unfortunately, most educational and recreational facilities are either closed or requiring bookings far in advance. No more spontaneous trips to the museum! However, homeschool parents still have something up their sleeves: taking the schoolwork outside! With, families don’t need to transport loads of heavy books to an outdoor classroom. Instead, they can simply print off the lesson material and worksheets for that day and get going! With many options of courses for each grade level, is sure to please even the most diverse of families.

“Completing schoolwork outside helps students ditch routine and gain wonderful memories,” says Gena Suarez, publisher of The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine. “Being out of doors also helps children retain information better and enjoy their studies even more. We are thankful helps families easily transform the outdoors into a classroom.” Besides being outside, homeschool families can think outside the box by creating a curriculum specific to each child’s needs. allows families to pick and choose courses like toppings on an ice cream sundae. Have a child interested in art? Use some of our art courses for all ages! Do you prefer Charlotte Mason’s methods? Check out our courses using her approach! Each grade contains several history and math courses from which to choose, as well as a plethora of electives for additional learning experiences. Whatever you choose to do, has the resources you need. Think outside the box and finish the school year strong!

About The Old Schoolhouse®

The Old Schoolhouse® ( is a privately held corporation that publishes the industry-leading homeschool education print magazine, The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine, as well as hundreds of books and planning support tools for homeschooling families., a division of The Old Schoolhouse®, supports over 9,000 member families with more than 450 courses for preschool through high school, as well as educational videos, World Book Online, transcripts, report cards, planning tools, and recordkeeping. Established in 2001, The Old Schoolhouse® is focused on providing high-quality, encouraging, affordable solutions for homeschooling families.

Paul and Gena Suarez
The Old Schoolhouse®
+1 888-718-4663

"Train up a child in the way he should go and when he is old, he will not depart from it" (Proverbs 22:6).