BLOG: How to Homeschool – High School

Check out this short podcast that features special guest, Michael Cranley – Phoenix Principal and High School Learning Coach.

The four work habits that are necessary for success.

STUDENT_______________   DATE _______________

1 – WEAK    2 – BELOW AVERAGE     3 – AVERAGE     4 – GOOD    5 – EXCELLENT

ORGANIZATION

  • KNOWS AMOUNT OF WORK CAPABLE OF DOING IN CERTAIN COURSE      /5
  • KNOWS WHEN THE BEST TIME TO DO WORK     /5
  • KNOWS HOW LONG THEY CAN WORK FOR     /5
  • IS ABLE TO CREATE A SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES     /5

INDEPENDENCE

  • CAN WORK ALONE FOR EXTENDED PERIOD     /5
  • CAN SOLVE PROBLEMS INDEPENDENTLY OR WITH LITTLE DIRECTION     /5
  • CAN CHOOSE APPROPRIATE COURSES FOR PROGRAM     /5
  • CAN FIND INFORMATION ABOUT POST-SECONDARY PROGRAMS AND TRAINING     /5
  • CAN INITIATE DISCUSSION ON TOPICS RELATED TO COURSES     /5
  • IS REALISTIC ABOUT WHAT CAN BE ACCOMPLISHED     /5

RESOURCEFULNESS

  • CAN DO EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT INTERNET SEARCH     /5
  • CAN FIND INFORMATION BY MAKING PHONE CALLS TO APPROPRIATE RESOURCES      /5
  • IS ABLE TO FIND INFORMATION ABOUT COURSES     /5
  • IS ABLE TO FIND CRITICAL DATA WITHIN COURSES AND RESOURCES     /5

WORK ETHIC

  • CAN WORK CONSISTENTLY ON A REGULAR BASIS     /5
  • CAN STAY WITH ASSIGNMENT/MODULE UNTIL COMPLETE      /5
  • IS ABLE TO SCHEDULE EXTRA TIME TO COMPLETE ASSIGNMENT     /5

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