‘Revolutionary’ Feature Film Created by Homeschoolers to Open in Theaters … – Christian News Network


Christian News Network
'Revolutionary' Feature Film Created by Homeschoolers to Open in Theaters
Christian News Network
A family-friendly feature film made largely by homeschool graduates will be coming to hundreds of theaters next week, possibly breaking the record for the largest on-demand theatrical opening. “Beyond the Mask” is a $4 million production scheduled to

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Oklahoma City Storm homeschool team’s McKae Mitchell doesn’t let lack of a … – Tulsa World


Tulsa World
Oklahoma City Storm homeschool team's McKae Mitchell doesn't let lack of a
Tulsa World
OKLAHOMA CITY – Track practice can be a lot of work for McKae Mitchell. And that has little to do with the running. A sprinter for the Oklahoma City Storm homeschool team, Mitchell doesn't have a track to call home — except for the street in front of

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For Homeschooled Students in PA, a Change in the Evaluation Process – 90.5 WESA

For Homeschooled Students in PA, a Change in the Evaluation Process
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They are two of about 21,000 children who are homeschooled in Pennsylvania. Lightfoot made the decision to homeschool her children when her oldest of four was about to go to school. A teacher, she didn't like what she saw in schools and felt that

Concern over home schooling – Glasgow Evening Times

Concern over home schooling
Glasgow Evening Times
Under the current law, parents are not required to register their children for home schooling. For those who are registered – around 58 in Glasgow – education officials are only required to contact families once a year, to monitor progress and this can

McAuliffe reworks ethics bill, will veto Tebow, gun bills – Daily Press


Daily Press
McAuliffe reworks ethics bill, will veto Tebow, gun bills
Daily Press
McAuliffe will veto House Bill 1626, often called "The Tebow Bill" after home-schooled-student-turned-Florida-football-great Tim Tebow. The legislation would have allowed Virginia's home-schooled students to participate on local school sports teams and
Governor vetoes 'Tebow' billWRIC
McAuliffe proposes amendments to ethics bill, discusses vetoesThe Daily Progress
Bills to loosen gun restrictions among Terry McAuliffe's vetoesWashington Times
Roanoke Times –wtvr.com
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OKC homeschool basketball team helps player on opposing team – SFGate

OKC homeschool basketball team helps player on opposing team
SFGate
On the night the Oklahoma City Storm homeschool basketball team won its third consecutive national championship with an 80-48 victory, the boys in blue were on their way to cementing their evil-empire status. The homeschool hoops world sees them as …

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Baseball preview: Denny Brady goes from home schooled to schooling hitters – Press of Atlantic City


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Baseball preview: Denny Brady goes from home schooled to schooling hitters
Press of Atlantic City
Baseball preview: Denny Brady goes from home schooled to schooling hitters. Story · Comments · Image (9). Print: Create a hardcopy of this page; Font Size: Default font size: Larger font size. Previous Next. Denny Brady, Buena Baseball. Michael Ein …

Number of Croydon home-schooled children ‘doubles in last five years’ – Croydon Advertiser


Croydon Advertiser
Number of Croydon home-schooled children 'doubles in last five years'
Croydon Advertiser
THE number of Croydon parents registering their children as being home-schooled has doubled in the last five years. Children being taught at home, formally known as Elective Home Education, has risen from 86 in 2009 to 190 in December – making up 0.3 …

Community college booting homeschooler become less-rare occurence – OneNewsNow

Community college booting homeschooler become less-rare occurence
OneNewsNow
A student's college career was off to a good start until he was kicked out of school because he earned his high school diploma by being homeschooled. Jacob Berry, a community college student in West Virginia, was told he must take the GED or be forced

CF Fighter and Mother Use Blogging, Homeschooling To Help Manage the … – Cystic Fibrosis News Today


Cystic Fibrosis News Today
CF Fighter and Mother Use Blogging, Homeschooling To Help Manage the
Cystic Fibrosis News Today
So Julie decided to anticipate the problem: “I did not plan on being a homeschool parent. Once Elena was diagnosed, I thought about it for months. I did not research the possibility of it until she was two. At that point, I knew that is what we would

Report: Gov. McAuliffe likely will veto the “Tebow Bill” for home-schooled … – Daily Press


Daily Press
Report: Gov. McAuliffe likely will veto the "Tebow Bill" for home-schooled
Daily Press
Several media outlets are reporting that Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) will veto the so-called "Tebow Bill" that would have allowed home-schooled athletes to play sports on public school teams. Republicans can override any vetoes in the House, but they
Vetoes likely for bills on home-schooled athletes, absentee ballotsRoanoke Times
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe expected to veto about 20 billsWashington Post
McAuliffe vetoes likely to include Tebow bill, gun and voting measures The Daily Progress

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Teacher finds ways to make learning fun for homeschooled students – The Daily Tribune

Teacher finds ways to make learning fun for homeschooled students
The Daily Tribune
Teacher finds ways to make learning fun for homeschooled students. Teacher Erin Robertson shows off the 15 inches of hair she donated to Children with Hair Loss in honor of her Michigan Virtual Charter Academy students. By Jeanne Towar, For The Daily …

Heartland Daily Podcast – RiShawn Biddle: Black Families Homeschooling … – Somewhat Reasonable – Heartland Institute (blog)


Somewhat Reasonable – Heartland Institute (blog)
Heartland Daily Podcast – RiShawn Biddle: Black Families Homeschooling
Somewhat Reasonable – Heartland Institute (blog)
homeschooling 2 Heartland's Heather Kays speaks with RiShawn Biddle, who runs Dropout Nation, an education news and policy magazine, about the number of black families choosing to homeschool increasing in recent years. Biddle talks about the …

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More Military Families Choosing Homeschooling Over Common Core – Breitbart News


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More Military Families Choosing Homeschooling Over Common Core
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More military parents are choosing homeschooling as an alternative to the in-school environment, even as Common Core supporters tout supposed significant benefits of the nationalized standards particularly for these on-the-move families. The official …

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House Judiciary Committee Approves Homeschool Asylum Bill! – Home School Legal Defense Association

House Judiciary Committee Approves Homeschool Asylum Bill!
Home School Legal Defense Association
We are excited to announce that the House Judiciary Committee approved H.R. 1153 last Wednesday. H.R. 1153 would grant asylum to families who are persecuted for homeschooling in countries that harshly punish homeschoolers. The bill is expected to be …

Public school sports access benefits homeschooled students – Marshfield Mail (subscription)

Public school sports access benefits homeschooled students
Marshfield Mail (subscription)
House Bill 232 could change this by requiring school districts participating in MSHSAA activities to give homeschooled students the opportunity to participate. “Granting homeschooled students access to public school extracurriculars is one of the most …

Forsyth homeschool robotics team invents way for teaching beginner’s braille – Forsyth County News Online


Forsyth County News Online
Forsyth homeschool robotics team invents way for teaching beginner's braille
Forsyth County News Online
FORSYTH COUNTY — It's so simple, they said. A redesigned songbook with tiny, raised dots in patterns of the alphabet in braille. It's as easy as pressing a button and listening to the songbook say the letter on each button that matches its

Homeschool Freedom and the Common Core: Good News, Bad News – Breitbart News

Homeschool Freedom and the Common Core: Good News, Bad News
Breitbart News
In the battle against the Common Core, there is good news and bad news. The good news is that the proliferation of these top-down education standards is driving a massive increase in the number of homeschoolers. Families are realizing that if they want …

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Public school sports access benefits Texas home schooled students – Your Houston News

Public school sports access benefits Texas home schooled students
Your Houston News
CANTON, Mass. — The University Interscholastic League (UIL) requires student athletes to be full-time students in regular attendance at the school they represent, thus effectively barring homeschooled students from participation in athletics at their

Many parents turn to home schooling – Sowetan Live (press release) (registration) (blog)

Many parents turn to home schooling
Sowetan Live (press release) (registration) (blog)
Association for Home Schooling in SA chairman Bouwe van der Eems says home schooling is growing rapidly in SA as, according to the 2011 census, there were about 57000 home schooled pupils and the figure increased to 75000 last year. Children who …