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A Little Bit About Me

I’m honored and pleased to be featured in Voyage LA, an online magazine featuring LA’s most inspiring stories.  If you’d like to learn  more about me, my experience, and my reasons for opening a homeschool curriculum and consulting business, take a moment to read this interview.

Meet Penny Ross of Tools for the Home Educator in Torrance

One of the challenges about starting Tools for the Home Educator has been the tension between not wanting to draw too much attention to myself and yet, understanding that the business is based on me and my knowledge of the homeschooling market.  I hope that this article will help to build my reputation while avoiding braggadocio.

Can I help you as you educate your children at home?



Two Months as an Entrepreneur!

THE logo v1 colorTools for the Home Educator is two months old! So, what am I learning? (Listed in no particular order)

Tuesdays are better days to sell books than Thursdays. Why? I don’t yet know – please enlighten me!

Sunday night is the best time to catch my target demographic on Facebook.

Saturdays don’t draw any more people to buy books or take workshops than weekdays.

I LOVE books! It’s hard to do paperwork when these wonderful stories are just crying out to me from my shelves. So, I’ve read several books while you all thought I was busy running a store!

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SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESYou could win a free 1-hour consultation or a free workshop when you sign up for email updates from Tools for the Home Educator! These updates will come out every week or two; I promise not to flood your inbox with daily mailings. Sign up for the updates at my website, www.toolsforthehomeeducator.com .

The website is up! Not just the temporary page, but the real deal is now online. Check it out, and let me know what you think. It’s still very much a work-in-progress. I plan to add online registration for classes and workshops and photos too.  What else would you like to see on it?

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