Calvert Homeschooling Benefits
There are many benefits to homeschooling with Calvert Education. Becoming a member of our international community is just one of them. You and your child can look forward to a wonderful academic experience knowing you will receive the support and guidance you need through your homeschooling journey.
The benefits of a Calvert enrollment include:
- Access to Education Counselors who are available by phone, e-mail, or through Live Chat to answer specific homeschool curriculum or student development questions as you progress through the course.
- Access to the Advisory Teaching Service, which is an optional service available exclusively to enrolled students. The Advisory Teacher provides insight and motivation to the student and support for you, the parent, by grading and providing feedback on submitted tests and compositions.
Free Standard Shipping
- Free standard shipping on homeschool curriculum materials, including all core courses and enrichment products. Additional shipping charges apply for Alaska, Hawaii, priority, and international orders.
- My Calvert, your child’s personalized online resource center, which is populated with tools to enhance and reinforce your child’s education. All of the resources are specific to your child’s grade level and course selections.
- i-Library, which provides access to Calvert Reference Tools and supplemental online activities that are grade-specific and interactive. Calvert i-Library also includes Web site reviews, an interactive astronomy program, and a suite of online reference tools, including encyclopedias, atlases, and a dictionary and thesaurus (a $60 value).
Everything Homeschooling Parents Need, All in One Place
- Parent’s Learning Guide Portal, your personalized password-protected site gives you the tools you need, to oversee, support, and enhance your children’s academic journey. Access Answer Keys, Advisory Teaching Service Tests, your order history, your children’s grades, and more. The site is filled with valuable parent resources, such as enriching activities, helping you bring learning to life.
- Online Parent Community for families to connect with one another and with Calvert’s staff, to ask questions, to obtain information and opinions, and to share their insights and experiences.
Other Homeschooling Benefits
- The Calvert Book Club allows enrolled families to enjoy 20-25% discounts on paperback books through a partnership with AKJ Books. Enhance your student library or select books for your own reading pleasure.
- Calvert Connection, our quarterly newsletter that celebrates Calvert students’ accomplishments and includes student artwork, photos, stories, poems, ATS honor roll, and more.
- A personalized Student Identification Card affords students the benefits of student discounts to software, bookstores, and other national retailers.
Need more time?
If your student does not finish coursework within 13 months of purchase, you may request a free, 3-month extension by calling (888) 487-4652. After this free extension period expires, continued access to the online account will not be available until you purchase a paid extension.
Paid extensions are available for $95 and valid for a 6-month period from purchase date.
Here's how it works:
- 6 month extension added to original expire date, if not yet expired (19 Total months from purchase)
- Expired account of less than three months is brought current, then extend 6 months from current date
- NO extension available for accounts already greater than three months expired
- Extensions may take 24 Hours to fully process