IGCSE students applying for admission to a local Junior College after 10th grade exams

Many homeschooled children are taking the IGCSE exams at the tenth grade level [IGCSE/O Level] in India. Some of them would like to join Junior colleges in their respective states. What should they do to get admission into any Junior College in their state? What about the state of Maharashtra, and the Mumbai University? TheseContinue reading “IGCSE students applying for admission to a local Junior College after 10th grade exams”

What about exams or tests?

One of the most common questions we encounter as parents of three homeschooled kids is: What about exams? Let us start with the basics: An examination, commonly known as exam, is a test to see how good somebody is at something. If that ‘somebody’ is your child and he or she happens to attend school,Continue reading “What about exams or tests?”

IGCSE and Homeschool

Some of us parents met with Ms. Tanya Valecha, Principal of Rustomjee School http://www.school.rustomjee.com/ on Tuesday 18th June 2013. We mentioned to her that we are part of an All India body of Homeschoolers called Swashikshan whose website is http://homeschoolers.in/ The main points discussed were: Homeschooled students giving the IGCSE 10th grade exams Handholding partnershipContinue reading “IGCSE and Homeschool”