Vicky Yocum

Vicky lives in Louisville, KY and is a stay at home mom/homeschool teacher to her two amazing teenagers Samuel(15) and Grace (13). She and her husband Keith have been married 17 years and are also the parents to three precious fur-babies.  Vicky has a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and a Master's Degree as a Reading Specialist.  She taught in the public schools for ten years.  Vicky enjoys teaching children's Bible classes, Ladies' Bible classes, and Summer Camps as well as speaking for Ladies' Days/Retreats.  She began the Church of Christ Home Educators Retreat in 2015 which is an annual event for homeschool moms in the church where they can share ideas and grow as teachers.  Her hobbies include reading, traveling, listening to spiritual podcasts, and entertaining.

How to keep Your Homeschool Fun During the Holidays (High/Middle School Emphasis)

The hustle and bustle has begun and folks in our homeschool are already sleeping a little too late for my liking.  We still have so much to accomplish, so much to learn, and so much to study before we are greeted with a new year of possibilities.   I believe, however, we can maintain a sense …

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Summer Break: What’s That?

With eager library cards, loaded hiking backpacks, swim toys, and s’mores fixin’s, children everywhere are excited for summer. Sleeping in, more relaxed days, and perhaps family reunions and weddings replace hectic weeks of homework, sports practices, and structured routines. But is summer really the best time to “slack off” as a student? Perhaps it’s time …

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