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!

FreFree Classes and Activities The Happy Homeschoolere Classes, Events and Activities

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

Sandy Hook Beach ConcertsSandy Hook Concert Series Time!  


It is that time of year!! Summer! That means Sandy Hook beach sunsets and concert series.

SURVEY FUN FOR HOMESCHOOLERSSurvey Fun! Summertime School Work: Yay or Nay.

With summer on our doorstep, it is time to see how everyone has responded! Will we be doing school work throughout the summertime? Plus, new survey question below:

Homeschool in NJ Happenings for May-June 2017

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!