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Hosts Elle and Miriam are two Black homeschooling moms embarking on a self-defining journey. Listen in on conversations that will encourage you to be your authentic self, while uplifting your spirit and motivating your inherent potential. They’re defining what culture is for their families and want you to do the same. Bring your children along too, so they can meet the Cleverly Cultured Kids. They’re all for teaching the babies while they’re young, adapting to the challenges of parenting, homeschooling and being willing to learn the lessons that the children have to offer. It’s all about uplifting one another and reclaiming your innate greatness.

Hosts Elle and Miriam are two Black homeschooling moms embarking on a self-defining journey. Listen in on conversations that will encourage you to be your authentic self, while uplifting your spirit and motivating your inherent potential. They’re defining what culture is for their families and want you to do the same. Bring your children along too, so they can meet the Cleverly Cultured Kids. They’re all for teaching the babies while they’re young, adapting to the challenges of parenting, homeschooling and being willing to learn the lessons that the children have to offer. It’s all about uplifting one another and reclaiming your innate greatness.

Location:

United States

Description:

Hosts Elle and Miriam are two Black homeschooling moms embarking on a self-defining journey. Listen in on conversations that will encourage you to be your authentic self, while uplifting your spirit and motivating your inherent potential. They’re defining what culture is for their families and want you to do the same. Bring your children along too, so they can meet the Cleverly Cultured Kids. They’re all for teaching the babies while they’re young, adapting to the challenges of parenting, homeschooling and being willing to learn the lessons that the children have to offer. It’s all about uplifting one another and reclaiming your innate greatness.

Language:

English

Contact:

410-429-7043


Episodes

SCD Awareness Month | Lesson 40

9/11/2020
This is episode 40. This conversation is all about saving lives in the black community. Sickle Cell Disease is a genetic disorder that can affect any ethnicity or nationality, but in the US it disproportionately affects people of African descent. During this episode I spoke with a long time friend Ebere who joined the donor registry many years ago and later donated her bone marrow. Listen to her experience and if you are willing to join the donor registry text SC3Carley to 61474.

Duration:00:31:49

Remote Schooling and 504 Plans l Lesson 39

8/7/2020
In episode 39 we spoke to Amelia Jael about 504 plans and remote learning. Tune in and learn more.

Duration:00:36:21

Living Among Legends | Lesson 38

7/24/2020
I'm thrilled to announce the release of Episode 38. This episode is a Tribute to C.T. Vivian and Rep. John Lewis. During the conversation you’ll hear a firsthand experience about attending the March on Washington and hearing young John Lewis speak before the crowd.

Duration:00:34:41

Entrepreneurship with Elizabeth Ayoola | Lesson 37

7/10/2020
In episode 37, we talked about entrepreneurship from two perspectives: a child and a new business owner. Our special guest was Elizabeth Ayoola, the founder of Love On A Canvas.

Duration:00:47:54

Navigating Special Education at Home | Lesson 36

6/26/2020
In episode 36, we spoke with Jocelyn, a 20-year high school Special Needs Education Director, about how parents can navigate the special education at home.

Duration:00:34:38

Juneteenth and World Sickle Cell Day | Lesson 35

6/19/2020
June 19 Marks our celebration day of Juneteenth and also World Sickle Cell Day

Duration:00:34:14

Young People and Race | Lesson 34

5/31/2020
CleverlyChanging Homeschool Podcast · Is Summer Cancelled? 2020 is shaping up to be a record-breaking year in every way. If Covid-19 wasn’t jarring enough, we are now dealing with rebellions and protests after several deaths of unarmed black men.Today we learn how young people are impacted by race relations today. [Warning!] Episode 34 discusses sensitive topics that may not be suitable for your younger children; especially, if you have not had the discussion of police brutality or racism...

Duration:00:41:58

Is Summer Cancelled? | Lesson 33

5/22/2020
With COVID-19 looming in the forefront, you may be wondering exactly what this summer is going to look like for your family. No doubt, it will be different, but Elle and Miriam have a few ideas that can help you make the most out of what is sure to be one of the strangest summers in history. The main point we are making in this episode is the IMPORTANCE of PLANNING. There’s just no other way to tackle the pandemic. CleverlyChanging Homeschool Podcast · Is Summer Cancelled? INTRO (00:00)...

Duration:01:00:59

Moms and Memories | Lesson 32

5/10/2020
Mother’s day is full of wonderful memories for me. While I don’t recall anything significant or special about Mother’s Day I do remember seeing my moms face light up when I brought home my original Mother’s Day poetry. I must admit, having kids that I homeschool it’s rare that they provide me with homemade crafts. In episode 32 I wanted to reflect on moms and memories with my husband. In fact when I met my husband the way that he talked so lovingly of his both impressed and intrigued me....

Duration:00:38:12

Homeschooled by A Single | Mom Lesson 31

4/24/2020
During episode 31, we welcomed Amelia Robertsfrom the Business of Nursing podcast. Amelia is a registered nurse. However, in this conversation, we focused on her upbringing as a homeschool graduate who went on to college and is achieving her dreams. Click download above to listen to the podcast. CleverlyChanging Homeschool Podcast · Homeschooled by a Single Mom Intro (00:00) The African proverb for this week’s podcast goes as follows: “Birds sing not because they have answers but because...

Duration:00:56:06

Conscious Parenting | Lesson 30

4/17/2020
This episode felt like old friends having a great conversation about conscious parenting. If you want to learn, feel inspired, and feel the freedom to parent in the way that you think is best, then this is an episode, that you don’t want to miss. Please tune in, download the podcast for later and connect with our guest. Intro (00:00) The African proverb for this week’s podcast goes as follows: “Plants vary according to the quality of the soil.” UGANDA ~ African proverb. Word of the Episode...

Duration:01:11:53

Homeschooling Preschool through High School | Lesson 29

4/3/2020
Our guest for The Cleverly Changing Podcast Episode 29 is extraordinary. She is a working mother and homeschool champion. She is a former respiratory therapist who is now an entrepreneur. In this episode, she discusses how she teaches multiple grades (Preschool through High School) and raises an academically gifted son. Intro (00:00) The African proverb for this week’s podcast goes as follows: We desire to bequest two things to our children — the first one is roots; the other one is wings....

Duration:00:40:42

Homeschool Moms Conference | Lesson 28

3/27/2020
Are you interested in homeschooling your kids? Do you have a ton of questions, but no one to turn too for answers? Well if you answered, “Yes” to either one of those questions, the Multi-Ethnic Homeschool Mom’s Conference may be just the answer you need. During episode 28, I spoke with Michelle Huddleston who is a former special education teacher and a homeschooling mama of 4. Officially, she has 7 years of homeschooling under her belt. Tune in and learn more about the Homeschool Moms...

Duration:00:44:30

Authoring Our Own Stories With Melanin Origins | Lesson 27

3/18/2020
Supplementing your child’s education is important. In today’s episode, we speak to Frank and Louie who are dedicated to educating Amerian children. Both men are dads who are making a difference in the publishing world by authoring stories that reflect a diverse audience. Their company is called Melanin Origins. We are eager to share this conversation with you. If you have future show topics on your mind that you want us to discuss, please share the topic in the comment section below. Intro...

Duration:01:12:15

Can an Only Child Have a Positive Homeschool Experience | Lesson 26

3/6/2020
Click download above to listen to the podcast. This is episode 26 and we hope that every other week you are enjoying our conversations on the Cleverly Changing Podcast. This episode is especially important because we get to hear from a former homeschooler who is an only child. Candance Howze was homeschooled by her mom and dad and then went on to college. Listen to her interview and find out how homeschooling has impacted her life. Remember, our goal on the Cleverly Changing Podcast is to...

Duration:00:45:17

A Homeschool Journey With Njeri Nembhard | Lesson 25

2/21/2020
Click download above to listen to the podcast. This is episode 25 and we hope that every other week you are enjoying our conversations on the CleverlyChanging Podcast. This episode is especially special because we are talking to a veteran homeschool mom Njeri Nembhard who shares her homeschool journey with us. Njeri from maroonlifelearning.com has homeschooled her children for at least 10 years and has many nuggets to help other moms as they navigate their homeschooling lives. Remember, our...

Duration:01:00:46

Unschooling with Akilah S. Richards | Lesson 24

2/7/2020
Click download above to listen to the podcast. Welcome to Unschooling with Akilah S. Richards, which is episode 23 of the CleverlyChanging Podcast. Today’s guest is the brilliant self-directed education guru Akilah S. Richards. Our podcast is all about learning how to educate your kids. If you’re a new listener Please remember to subscribe and share. I am an entrepreneur, mom to twin girls, and Miriam is our co-host. She is a mom of 4. This podcast is not only for parents who homeschool...

Duration:01:06:03

Homeschool Graduate, Sly Discusses Homeschool Success | Lesson 23

1/24/2020
This is Episode 23 of the CleverlyChanging Podcast. Millennial moms Elle and Miriam talk to our featured guest Sly Tha Deace, who is a homeschool graduate, author, and musician. Here’s His Official bio This man is definitely a homeschool success. He is a self-published author of two books, a successful songwriter who used music to pay his way through college, a business owner and investor, plus a huge comic book fan. His message let’s “get” money is about understanding and leveraging your...

Duration:00:52:30

Goal Setting with Your Kids | Lesson 22

1/10/2020
In Episode 22, millennial moms Elle and Miriam talk to their children about making realistic and practical goals. While it is the new year and resolutions are popular, it is also a time of reflection and planning. It is never too early for a person to start the art of goal setting. Feel free to chime in below to let us know how you feel about this topic or if you have future topic suggestions. Click download above to listen to the podcast. Support This Podcast Become a Patron! Intro (0:58)...

Duration:00:21:38

The Process of Keeping A Homeschool Portfolio | Lesson 21

12/27/2019
In Episode 21, millennial moms Elle and Miriam share their process for keeping a homeschool portfolio. What is a homeschool portfolio? In the state of Maryland, parents who homeschool are typically expected to keep a portfolio of their child/children’s work. The portfolio is a collection of work that a child completes each week while under the parents’ and tutors’ instruction. Click download above to listen to the podcast. Support This Podcast Become a Patron! Intro (01:02) The African...

Duration:00:57:30