"Thanks everyone. As it is now, I am still attending high school, for the Geometry class, so it'll better my chances of pacing the CHSPE. My plan is/was to eventually attend community college, but not until I feel ready, get my feet wet, or just…"
"My eldest (18 in 4 weeks) was home educated from 1st grade on. Two years ago he enrolled in a charter high school for the spring semester of his sophomore year. He wanted to know what high school was like. He stuck it through the semester and retook…"
"I dropped out of high school in California.
I was a straight A student who got sick of the drugs, the gangs and the stupidity.
I started writing well researched essays and doing presentations critical the system and that created a lot of…"
We also live in California. In October there is an "Unschooling Your Teen Conference" and from what I've read they will be dealing with exactly these types of issues. My son is 12 and we are looking forward to getting some…"
a great book for you read would be Weapons of Mass Instruction, by John Taylor Gatto, he talks a lot about kids who have 'dropped out', it may really inspire you.
Also have a look at the story of the girl about your age in…"
I've asked this before, searched the web for answers, but haven't found the answer I'm looking for.I live in California, I'm 17 and will be 18 in January. I took the CHSPE passed the English, failed the math. I plan on taking it again, but I need to find someone, like a tutor, to teach me math. I do plan on going to college, after I take a few months off of school.However I attend a Charter school (if that makes any difference). And I would like to opt out of it, I am afraid to speak to them…See More
"You could transfer to another school, though! I recommend this, as a California alternative in your situation:
Beach High School, which could probably incorporate your family's travels into a diploma."