26
SEP
2014

Dealing with procrastination

It’s silent and insidious. It frustrates our hopes and dreams. It tempts us to avoid the things we feel incompetent in doing, to put off the things we’re uncomfortable with, don’t like to do, or simply don’t care to do. Its name: Procrastination. In this past year, how many school- or life-changing inspirations have we received but failed to accomp
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19
SEP
2014

7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens

Sean Covey’s book is a tremendous resource for accelerating learning and key life skills in your teen. CHESS is delighted to share a one-page summary of these 7 Habits with you: 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. Also, when you open the PDF, you will also find a link to the book’s companion website.
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02
JUL
2014

Congratulations grads!

On May 31st, CHESS held it’s 2013-14 graduation ceremony. Six of our seniors participated in an elegant and personal celebration, followed by a reception for friends and family.  The commencement speaker was Scott Roop, the youth pastor at Centreville Baptist Church and a homeschool graduate. Music for the ceremony was performed by CHESS stud
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27
MAY
2014

New CHESS Video!

Video produced by Daniel Glenn-CHESS Student. Music courtesy of Josh Woodward. Great job, guys!
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13
MAR
2015

2015-2016 CHESS EXPO

Update! Tuesday April 28th, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Come meet our teachers and get the details about classes for the new year! Caution: you may experience high levels of academic excitement. At the CHESS homeschool group EXPO you can: Hear the teachers present why they are passionate about the subjects they teach Interact with teachers to find out which cla
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