The Happy Homeschooler

The Happy Homeschooler is here to help NJ Homeschool Families navigate the homeschooling scene. It’s here to help families connect, get answers, ask questions, and grow together.  We will do our best to provide NJ homeschooling families with information about local events, classes and coops.  As we grow, everyone, no matter from which state will find something useful here!

Take A Look At What’s New Here at The Happy Homeschooler!

Archaeology In New JerseyArchaeology in New Jersey

Do you have a budding archaeologist on your hands? Then this is for you! There is so much to do, and see, and explore. Questions to ask, fossils to find, things to discover. Not to mention the International Archaeology Day is coming up in October.

Homeschool in NJ Happenings for September 2017

Free Classes and Activities The Happy HomeschoolerFree Classes, Events and Activities

At your local stores, movie theaters, museums and more!

Please take a moment and answer our new survey question below:

Advantages and Disadvantages of Homeschooling.

I was asked to write what I think are the advantages and disadvantages of homeschooling. I tried to be as honest with myself while writing this as I can, and now I am wondering what you think? What are the advantages and disadvantages of homeschooling?

Foreign Language Resources for Homeschoolers. 

Foreign Language Resources for HomeschoolersCheck out this list of resources to learn another language. Some we have tried, some we are hoping to try. Have a resource you love? Leave a comment!

Historical Places to Visit In the NJ Area

What is better then learning history through experiences. For the beginning of your school year, here are some fantastic ideas for field trips that make history lessons fun and exciting for everyone!

To follow up with the Historical Places in NJ Area here are some of our Favorite Resources for Learning History.


ID Card The Happy HomeschoolerI get this question very often from people. Where to create a homeschool id for teachers and for students. Find an answer to this question by clicking on the link.

Updated List of Homeschool Co-ops and Alternative Schools in and around NJ!