Science fair slated for Alaskan home-school kids
Homeschooling is common in Alaska out of necessity. Kenai Peninsula Online has a report on a statewide science fair exclusively for homeschooled kids.
The Interior Distance Education of Alaska home school education program (IDEA) will host its fourth annual science fair May 16. Debbie Mackie, IDEA field representative, said the fair is for any IDEA student in the Seward, Kenai, Soldotna and Homer region (IDEA Region K).
‘Having the science fair is important because it gives kids the opportunity to show what they know and compete with kids their age,’ Mackie said. Read more…