Hands on manipulatives are for more than just teaching lower level math. At Math-U-See we use manipulative blocks to teach concepts from Kindergarten through Algebra 1. Here is a video overview of how to teach factoring polynomials with manipulative blocks. I’m mentioned in the video if you listen closely.
Reaching the Homeschool CommunityA primer for organizations, businesses and politicians
The homeschool community is a fast growing, diverse and well networked group of parents who have taken it upon themselves to teach their children at home.
Currently there are an estimated 2 million homeschoolers in the United States. The growth of homeschooling has created a niche market that many businesses and groups now see a value in communicating with.
To really understand the homeschool community you need to have a basic understanding of it’s history.