How Does the Duggar Family Homeschool? Michelle Explains, and Gives Josie … – The Epoch Times

How Does the Duggar Family Homeschool? Michelle Explains, and Gives Josie
The Epoch Times
The gigantic Duggar family decided a long time ago on homeschooling, and people wonder how exactly they do it with so many people. Michelle Duggar, mother of 19, explained it in a series of blog posts. The family starts out their day by brushing their

The Duggars To Homeschool With Curriculum From Rock Rapids-Based … – KIWARadio.com

The Duggars To Homeschool With Curriculum From Rock Rapids-Based
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Duggar mom Michelle Duggar says that for them, with their number of children, they really felt like the best way that they could really direct their children's hearts toward God was with homeschooling. She also says that as she has encouraged others to …

DC school bureaucracy flushes out ‘truant’ piano prodigy to homeschool – Progress Index

DC school bureaucracy flushes out 'truant' piano prodigy to homeschool
Progress Index
A Washington Post writer has stirred up a hornet's nest, reporting Monday that a 13-year-old Washington, D.C., piano prodigy was flushed out of the public school system and into homeschooling because the district was bureaucratically unable or

Westfield Demands Homeschooler Follow Common Core – Home School Legal Defense Association


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Westfield Demands Homeschooler Follow Common Core
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA Senior Counsel Scott A. Woodruff wrote the assistant superintendent and pointed out that the policy conflicted with current New Jersey Department of Education policy regarding homeschooling. In fact, it appeared to be based almost entirely on the …
New Jersey homeschool family ordered to follow Common CoreExaminer.com

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Homeschool Days at the EMP – The Seattle Times


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Homeschool Days at the EMP
The Seattle Times
Forrest Walker, 13, rocks out in the Jam booth in EMP's Sound Lab as dozens of homeschool students learn the science of sound as the museum launches its Homeschool Days hands-on experiences and workshops on Thursday. Among his favorite artists is …

Carnival of Homeschooling – The Introduction to Programming Concepts edition

Carnival of Homeschooling – The Introduction to Programming Concepts edition

I’ve been writing code for most of my career. I’ve written in a variety of programming languages. For most of the last fifteen years I wrote in Java. Recently I’ve been using Python. While each languages has its unique features, most languages share some basic, common concepts.

Homeschooling: The Kid Likes It (and Mom and Dad Have Homework Again) – Reason (blog)


Reason (blog)
Homeschooling: The Kid Likes It (and Mom and Dad Have Homework Again)
Reason (blog)
Some are using traditional homeschooling methods from a variety of sources, others (like us) are paying for online private schools, and the majority use virtual charter schools, which are an easy option in Arizona. My sister has been homeschooling one

Alternative education: Home schooling – Daily Sabah

Alternative education: Home schooling
Daily Sabah
Is it possible to educate your child at home without formal education? If yes, how is that possible? Is the traditional school system not enough in today's world? But the main question is that "Is home schooling the right choice for my child?" You may

Confusion in wake of ‘misleading’ homeschool exam letter – The News-Press

Confusion in wake of 'misleading' homeschool exam letter
The News-Press
The letters, which were in district envelopes marked "Student Welfare and Attendance," contained information forms for registering homeschool students for this year's state-mandated end-of-course (EOC) exams. The papers advised parents on testing …

Home-school notes: Kids harness creativity at art classes – The Tennessean

Home-school notes: Kids harness creativity at art classes
The Tennessean
Exploring art: The home-school art class at Fellowship Bible Church (1210 Franklin Road in Brentwood) offers an extended class time (two hours and one period for multiple ages (7-12). The class started Sept. 4 and will run until May 1. It meets from 1

Assignment: Education – Home Schooling – WKBT La Crosse

Assignment: Education – Home Schooling
WKBT La Crosse
“Each student, including a home school student, need to be able to demonstrate to us that they've completed a curriculum that prepares them to be successful in college,” said Corey Sjoquist, director of admissions at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

Homeschool Families to US Senate: Defeat UN Treaty! – Home School Legal Defense Association

Homeschool Families to US Senate: Defeat UN Treaty!
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's CAP program was created in 1992 to train local homeschool families how to lobby Congress to protect homeschool freedom. Since 1992, our CAP families have participated in every major battle on Capitol Hill to protect homeschool freedom and …

Homeschoolers make choice to opt out – Indianapolis Star

Homeschoolers make choice to opt out
Indianapolis Star
I believe the Indiana High School Athletic Association is in error by allowing home schoolers to be eligible for athletics in schools (“Home school students have limited chances to play on high school teams”). This is a part of the school experience

Bill Could Allow Homeschoolers To Play KHSAA Sports – WBKO

Bill Could Allow Homeschoolers To Play KHSAA Sports
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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) UPDATED 9/15/14 — Bowling Green Christian Academy has a high school athletic program but if a student wants to play football, right now he or she is out of luck. "They have to choose. Do they want their kid to participate in
Lawmaker pushing for athletics for homeschoolersKansas First News

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Many doors still closed to home school athletes – Evansville Courier & Press


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Many doors still closed to home school athletes
Evansville Courier & Press
FORTVILLE, Ind. – When the Indiana High School Athletic Association changed its rule last year to allow home school athletes to participate on teams at their local public school, Trey Oetjen was intrigued. His oldest son, Caleb, was home schooled but

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Homeschool support can be found in Harvey – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com (blog)

Homeschool support can be found in Harvey
The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com (blog)
Reasons parents decide to home school vary from concerns about the uncertainty of standardized tests in states like Louisiana to religious beliefs and medical issues. "When my son was born, he had a severe food allergy," Garcia said. "He can't even

Lawmaker pushing for athletics for homeschoolers – Kansas First News

Lawmaker pushing for athletics for homeschoolers
Kansas First News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A central Kentucky lawmaker is pushing to allow homeschooled children to participate in middle and high school athletics. State Rep. Stan Lee, R-Lexington, pre-filed a bill that would allow students at nonpublic schools that don

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Individualized instruction, flexible schedules draw families to home-school option – Fayetteville Observer

Individualized instruction, flexible schedules draw families to home-school option
Fayetteville Observer
Laura Hunter is pretty sure she will home-school her children – 4-year-old Jaiden, 3-year-old Garret, 2-year-old Kelsey and the baby girl she is expecting any day. Hunter, a Fayetteville resident who used to teach kindergarten at a public school in

Homeschooling families enjoy lots of family time – St. George Daily Spectrum

Homeschooling families enjoy lots of family time
St. George Daily Spectrum
One of the main reasons for educating children at home given by homeschooling families is the opportunity for more family time. Michele Knight teaches five of her seven children at home because she wanted to spend more time with her family and be more …

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Homeschooling makes education more flexible for Henderson family – Courier & Press


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Homeschooling makes education more flexible for Henderson family
Courier & Press
Photo furnished Keith and Rebecca Hudson, who home school their daughters Abbey and Kacey, use family trips, like this one to Georgia and Florida, as educational opportunities as well. This is a picture from their visit to the original Chick-fil-A