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HomeWorks Quarterly
Volume 3 Issue 2
COVER STORY:
Earning without a degree
SOME OTHER ARTICLES:
Lessons from the Golden Eras
Hifz and beyond - A unique route
Raising caring and responsible children


Earning without a degree
By Jawad Abdul Mateen
Homeworks breaks the myth that degree is necessary for successful professional life by presenting a personal account of turning passion into profession by Jawad Abdul Mateen. The writer is an entrepreneur-cum-educationist, does not hold any degree and runs a successful online business at www.islamic
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EXCERPTS FROM OTHER ARTICLES

Lessons from the Golden Eras
By Umm Ibraheem
A new series, extracting lessons and practical tips for homeschooling parents, based upon events in our golden history - "The Key to Honour" is the first lesson based upon the conquest of Jerusalem by Sayyidna Umar (ra).
Hifz and beyond - A unique route
By Homeworks team
Interview of Umm Waleed - mother of four Huffaz (3 sons and a daughter) who traversed a unique learning journey towards memorising the Quran and gaining admission into regular schools.
Raising caring and responsible children
By Atefa Jamal
Experienced mother of 8 homeschoolers shares ideas and tips on how to run a smooth household involving both little and big hands, training them in the process.





QUESTION TIME
FAQ: How much time during the day does it take to homeschool?
PERSPECTIVES
Article: An educational psychologist's take on school curricula.
SOCIAL SPOT
Event: Make your own - first in a series of classes to promote homemade products
HOMEWORKS SEMI-ANNUAL
Fall/Winter 14: Arabic: Why & How. Learning the language of our faith.