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If you are currently home schooling or are considering this for your children, Basic Skills is here to help you. We are committed to working with the home school community to assure success in your home schooling career. With our professional support and encouragement, we hope to give you the assurance of a job well done.

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Read, Read, Read to Improve Your Writing

When I was completing undergraduate studies in California, I took an advanced writing class. I was consistently pulling B+’s to A-‘s. Because I wanted to earn an A for the class, I gathered up the courage to ask the professor what I was doing wrong and how I could improve. She was quiet for a moment.  While she couldn’t put her finger on anything in particular, she did have a suggestion for me... Click Here To Read More

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