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VIRTUAL RESOURCES

This page is dedicated to helping you find the resources you need in your homeschooling journey. The resources on this list are either exclusive or highly intentional about, serving the homeschool community. From hybrid schools to social meetups, and field trip ideas to educational therapists, I hope this list is helpful to you! If you have an idea for the list, please let me know!

Disclaimer: The resources on this list have been recommended by community members. I have not personally used these resources. Listings on this site are informational purposes only and should not be seen as endorsementBy choosing to use any of the resources below, you agree to do your own research  and assume all risk, releasing EdVentures, LLC from all liability.

GEORGIA RESOURCE LIST

* = Faith-based program

NETWORKS, CONSULTING, SUPPLIES

Several homeschooling networks and resource centers exist to help you connect to the homeschooling community. 

Statewide Resource

"Network of homeschooling families throughout Georgia, with smaller more local groups for local connections and activities. We are all devoted to investing in and growing the next generation." Christian leadership, but open to all.

Statewide Resource

"College counselor with 28 years of experience (25 inside college admissions). Provides homeschoolers with everything from transcript help to step-by-step assistance choosing and applying to any sort of college. He has helped students with everything from Chatt Tech to Harvard."

Alpharetta, GA

"We sell  new and used homeschool books from the best publishers on the market. We offer classes, tutoring, testing, seminars, counseling, and encouragement for the homeschool journey." Primarily faith-based resources.

Dallas, GA

"Lending library of living books for families. Owned and operated by Mrs. Sandy Hall, and housed at Highlands Community Church, the library specializes in vintage, out-of-print children’s books from the Golden Era of Children’s Literature." Contact: sandrahall311@yahoo.com

 

HYBRID / NON-TRADITIONAL PRIVATE SCHOOLS

Hybrid schools offer a blended approach to learning where students spend some days learning in a brick-and-mortar school and the remaining days learning from home. Each school develops its own schedule, structure, philosophy, curriculum, homework policies, and course offerings. Most charge an annual tuition and enrollment fee and many will offer an accredited transcript.

Acworth, Calhoun, Cumming, Rutledge

TandemEDU is a once a week homeschool hybrid program for grades 8-12. Students can graduate with a high school diploma and as many as 46 college credits. TandemEDU offers accountability and help teaching the tough high school subjects while providing teen fellowship with like-minded families.

Acworth, GA

"Cornerstone Prep is a K-12 University-Model school that blends the best attributes of traditional schooling and homeschooling into one model."

Alpharetta, GA (Forsyth)

Holistic, faith-based approach to education, with a focus on solid academics, understanding oneself, and preparation for life beyond high school. 

Atlanta/Dunwoody, GA

"The Academy is a liberal arts hybrid middle and high school in Dunwoody, Ga. We believe education should be personalized, collaborative, and self-directed." FB Page

Canton, GA

"We offer Hybrid Homeschool, Enrichment, & Full Time Secular Private School Options for K-12th in Canton, GA and beyond!"

Canton, GA

Compass Prep is a flexible learning community that welcomes students of varying learning styles from all over Cobb, Cherokee, Fulton, and other Metro Atlanta counties.

Dallas, GA (Paulding)

"An experiential outdoor learning academy where students learn academic subjects in an outdoor setting."

Douglasville; Hiram

"One day a week, non-denominational Christian program dedicated to meeting the needs of the traditional homeschooling family."

Jasper, GA

"Mountain Laurel Academy is an accredited, non-traditional learning center offering access to challenging academics for students in grades 5-12 in a collegiate model."

Kennesaw, GA

"Hybrid School providing a nurturing educational environment in partnership with family and church. Our goal is to guide students on a journey of strong faith formation and academic excellence with an emphasis on quality education in the tradition of the Roman Catholic Church."

Marietta, GA (Cobb)

"Serving the homeschool community since 1997, Master’s Academy Arts & Academics in Marietta, GA, offers programs in fine arts (music, art, and drama) on Mondays and classical academics on Tuesdays and Thursdays."

Marietta, GA

"We seek to provide effective education in a small classroom setting for students desiring education in the non-traditional "hybrid" model."

Woodstock, GA

Homeschool hybrid learning center that offers classes for students in grades K - 12.

Woodstock, GA

"Private Christian homeschool hybrid that provides a safe, supportive, and inclusive community for students to develop a life-long love of learning."

Woodstock, GA

"A unique hybrid private school...dedicated to parent-led Protestant Christian School education, and the commitment and involvement of the family as a whole provides a firm foundation for success

Woodstock, GA

A homeschool support ministry that partners with parents to offer academic and enrichment classes for students K - 12. 

 
 

CLASSES: ACADEMIC & ENRICHMENT

There are a wide variety of learning centers offering courses, classes, workshops, and enrichment opportunities for homeschooling students. Offerings can range from a single art or cooking class to full-length calculus courses or even daily learning pods. Some centers offer drop-off services, while others require parents to stay on-site. 

Virtual

Montbury Micro Academy: a small virtual homeschooling co-op for grades 2-5. All core subjects are taught by 2 certified teachers. More information can be found on my website:

ORGANIZED CO-OPS & HOMESCHOOL GROUPS

This section features organized homeschool groups and co-ops that have published/established meeting places, regular activities, and offer academic, enrichment, and social activities for homeschool students. Some of these are professionally run organizations while others are parent/volunteer-run organizations.

Valdosta GA

"Christ-centered homeschool cooperative in Valdosta, GA. Members have the opportunity to participate in academic and social activities that will strengthen homeschool families in the Southeast region of Georgia."

 
 

ARTS & MUSIC

There are a growing number of independent teachers, instructors, or tutors offering private, semi-private, group, or co-op instruction to the homeschool community. Always perform due diligence and ask for reference before meeting privately.

Atlanta (Metro)

Theater, performing arts, musical productions. "Our desire is that our students not only develop a love for the arts through our classes and drama clubs but that they also develop their confidence, imagination and leadership skills."

Conyers, GA

Homeschool music, theatre, and arts classes."Provide performing arts classes for children to develop skills in acting, singing, dancing and technical theatre."

Marietta, GA

Orchestra, marching band, chorus, concert band, and more. "Assists students from all educational backgrounds in the North Metro Atlanta area of Georgia in music education. We support opportunities for children in public school, private school, and homeschool to participate in music education and performance programs and to develop musical talents and appreciation."

Lawrenceville, GA

"Lessons offered to students of all ages who want to learn to jam! Topics covered include basic drum set coordination, effective fills, learning songs by ear (or by chart reading, if the student wishes), playing engaging drum solos, communication with fellow band members, and reading music (if the student wishes)."

Woodstock, GA

Theater, music, and visual arts. Clay and arts classes for homeschoolers.

PRIVATE TUTORS & INSTRUCTORS

There are a growing number of independent teachers, instructors, or tutors offering private, semi-private, group, or co-op instruction to the homeschool community. Always perform due diligence and ask for reference before meeting privately.

Atlanta, GA

Our teachers come to your home, providing tutoring in math, reading, and writing. We also offer virtual tutoring and learning pods.

Marietta, Roswell, Woodstock

Lessons: guitar, ukelele, bass, & music production

andrewhorningguitar@gmail.com

Woodstock; Outschool

"I offer individual and group classes for teens who LOVE social studies and want to take a deep dive into topics; HATE social studies and think it's boring or pointless; LOVE to search for the why when they learn, or who need context when they study; HATE a cookie-cutter approach to learning; LOVE seeing the "big picture" of a topic."

 

SUPPORT SERVICES: ACADEMIC, EDUCATIONAL

Educational and academic support services help students with learning challenges such as speech delays, dyslexia, dysgraphia, processing disorders, ADHD, memory, reading, writing, etc. Many of these centers offer educational assessments, diagnostics, and supportive services.

Alpharetta, GA

"Individual or small group tutoring, independent study and educational workshops for K-12th grade students." Also offers transcript services for an accredited transcript.

Multiple Locations

"Lindamood-Bell has pioneered programs to develop the sensory-cognitive processes that underlie reading and comprehension."

Atlanta, Alpharetta, Marietta

Assessments, Orton-Gillingham, reading tutoring, writing tutoring, test prep, etc.

 

SUPPORT SERVICES: PSYCHOLOGICAL, MENTAL HEALTH

Neuropsychological evaluations offer insight into a child’s functioning in areas such as attention, processing, reasoning, language, memory, executive function, etc. These type of evaluations are conducted by licensed psychologists. 

Atlanta, Marietta

Social skills; anger management; positive thinking; managing emotions, stress, and anxiety; social groups, counseling, and more for children, teens, and adults.

Gainesville, GA

"NeuroKids Center provides comprehensive outpatient neuropsychological assessment services for children, adolescents, and young adult patients where impairments of cognitive or neuropsychological functioning are suspected."

Marietta, GA

"Dr. Ho treats children, teenagers, and adults. He specializes in the treatment of depression, anxiety problems, OCD, bipolar disorder, autism, and ADHD...he provides treatment for both the children and parents that are seen in our practice as well as other adult patients from the community."

 

SUPPORT SERVICES: SPEECH & LANGUAGE

Neuropsychological evaluations offer insight into a child’s functioning in areas such as attention, processing, reasoning, language, memory, executive function, etc. These type of evaluations are conducted by licensed psychologists. 

Dunwoody; Tucker

Tutors, testing, executive functioning support, Orton- Gillingham tutoring, and Speech language pathologists. "We each hold the highest qualifications in our field of Speech Language Pathology and Communication Sciences and Disorders."