Why Home Schooling? – Town Hall

Why Home Schooling?
Town Hall
Another viable alternative increasingly chosen is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to recently released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million

Walter Williams: Why turn to home schooling? – Richmond Times-Dispatch


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Walter Williams: Why turn to home schooling?
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Another viable alternative increasingly chosen is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to recently released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million
The Easiest Way To Know If Your Child Is Eligible For Private School ChoiceBelmond Indepedent

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MPCC to offer preschool, homeschool PE programs – Johnson City Press (subscription)

MPCC to offer preschool, homeschool PE programs
Johnson City Press (subscription)
Participants must be potty trained. · Homeschool P.E.: Ages 6-18 will learn the basics and fundamentals of sports including: basketball, football, soccer, baseball, golf, recreational sports, playground games, physical education games with a homeschool

Constituent concerns include small businesses, farmers, homeschooling – Greenville Daily News


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Constituent concerns include small businesses, farmers, homeschooling
Greenville Daily News
Rep. John Moolenaar, R-Midland, met with some of his 4th District constituents, including Ray Holloway of Stanton, at right, to hear their questions and concerns at the Montcalm County Administrative Building in Stanton. — Daily News/Elisabeth Waldon.

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Homeschooling mom freaks out when Tennessee public school includes Islam in … – Raw Story


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Homeschooling mom freaks out when Tennessee public school includes Islam in
Raw Story
The fact that a Tennessee mom pulled her son out of a local elementary school last year is not deterring her from leading a silent protest at middle school this year after learning that seventh-graders would be taught about Islam in a social studies

Registration Begins Soon for Newport’s Fall Youth Soccer, Tennis, Homeschool … – Patch.com


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Registration Begins Soon for Newport's Fall Youth Soccer, Tennis, Homeschool
Patch.com
Registration for Newport's fall soccer, tennis and homeschool physical education programs begin on Tuesday, Sept. 8. The deadline to register for some programs is Sept. 15 and a few could be full before that, so don't dawdle. For a brochure of all fall …

5 More Tips For Families Considering Homeschooling – The Federalist

5 More Tips For Families Considering Homeschooling
The Federalist
This summer at this site, Peter Cook wrote an excellent article containing his tips for families thinking about homeschooling. To briefly recap, his five pointers are 1) Find a curriculum; 2) Find a community; 3) Start slow; 4) Relax; 5) Enjoy. Great

Yes, The Homeschooled Kids Are Alright – The Federalist


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Yes, The Homeschooled Kids Are Alright
The Federalist
It's the question that as a homeschooling parent I have heard more often than any other, even more often that that old chestnut, “But what about socialization?” and it is typically asked by people whose children are in public or private school. In my

Home-schooled students switch to public school – Greenfield Daily Reporter

Home-schooled students switch to public school
Greenfield Daily Reporter
GREENFIELD — Parents are their child's first teachers, or so the old adage goes. For 15-year-old home-schooled student Savannah Coe, whose home has been her classroom for most of her education, that has been doubly true. However, on Aug. 5, with her …

Why home schooling? – Tribune-Review

Why home schooling?
Tribune-Review
Another alternative is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million children who were being home-schooled ( tinyurl.com/ooodba7).
Why home schooling make so much senseHuntsville Item

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Interest in Home Schooling Surges as California Parents Look to Sidestep … – AlterNet


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Interest in Home Schooling Surges as California Parents Look to Sidestep
AlterNet
With the passage of a new law this summer mandating vaccines for schoolkids in California, home school advocates and organizations say they are seeing surging interest in off-campus education options that would exempt them from the requirement.
Families Choose Homeschooling To Escape Draconian California Vaccination Eurasia Review

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District funding for home-school program uncertain – Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

District funding for home-school program uncertain
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks North Star Borough School Board is considering providing additional resources to its home-school program, but not everyone is onboard. The district's home-school program, known as B.E.S.T, was created in 2011 and serves …

Interest in Home Schooling Surges as California Parents Look to Sidestep … – AlterNet


AlterNet
Interest in Home Schooling Surges as California Parents Look to Sidestep
AlterNet
With the passage of a new law this summer mandating vaccines for schoolkids in California, home school advocates and organizations say they are seeing surging interest in off-campus education options that would exempt them from the requirement.
Families Choose Homeschooling To Escape Draconian California Vaccination Eurasia Review

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Why home schooling make so much sense – Huntsville Item

Why home schooling make so much sense
Huntsville Item
Another viable alternative increasingly chosen is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to recently released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million

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Walter Williams: Why turn to home schooling? – Richmond Times-Dispatch

Walter Williams: Why turn to home schooling?
Richmond Times-Dispatch
Another viable alternative increasingly chosen is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to recently released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million

Rule change for home school athletes – HNGnews.com

Rule change for home school athletes
HNGnews.com
In response to a recent state statute passed regarding home-school students and athletics at public schools, the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA) announced it will recognize the new law and therefore allow home-school athletes to

Homeschooling is the new path to Harvard – Tech Insider (blog)


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Homeschooling is the new path to Harvard
Tech Insider (blog)
While homeschoolers might still live on the margins of the US education system — they only make up 3.4% of America's student body — the leading research suggests the education they receive is second-to-none. That may be because the term …
Time For The Right To Stop The School FightThe Federalist
School of Rock Montclair Introduces New “Homeschoolers Who Rock” ProgramsBaristanet

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Letter: Parents who choose to homeschool their children are those who value … – Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Letter: Parents who choose to homeschool their children are those who value
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
In his Aug. 12 article titled “There are still reasons to steer clear of home schooling,” syndicated columnist Dan K. Thomasson reveals his limited knowledge of and experience with home schooling. Mr. Thomasson seems to indicate that the perceived lack

Home schooling gives parents more control over child’s education – Atlanticville

Home schooling gives parents more control over child's education
Atlanticville
Sherry Prioli watches as her sons Joe, 12, and Nick, 10, play a numbers game at the Howell Public Library. The eight Prioli children have been home schooled. STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER ERIC SUCAR As summer draws to a close, many families turn their …

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Why Home Schooling? – The New American

Why Home Schooling?
The New American
Another viable alternative increasingly chosen is home schooling. In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children. In 2012, according to recently released data from the National Center for Education Statistics, there were about 1.77 million

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