Company Camera: Homeschool Snowboarding – The Oregonian – OregonLive.com

Company Camera: Homeschool Snowboarding
The Oregonian – OregonLive.com
Daniel Clancey was born and raised in Hawaii, but his life's direction changed when he moved to the Northwest and discovered snow. He founded Portland's Homeschool Snowboarding in 2009 to develop outerwear that is breathable and sustainable. It uses …

Couple have suffered year of stress over home-schooling – Evening Echo Cork


Evening Echo Cork
Couple have suffered year of stress over home-schooling
Evening Echo Cork
Dan and Maureen Arnold, of Regina Pio, Bartlemy, Fermoy, yesterday told Mallow District Court that the summons issued to them for failing to register their daughter as home-schooled are “illegal.” “We have suffered 14 months of incessant pressure and …

Letter: Libertarian Party objects to homeschooling oversight – Middletown Press

Letter: Libertarian Party objects to homeschooling oversight
Middletown Press
Presently, a committee appointed by leaders of both old parties is using the tragedy as an excuse to attack the family and our rights to homeschool. The old parties apparently believe that your children are their property, as the report suggests making …

(Tempo) The homeschool teacher becomes the student – Sierra Vista Herald

(Tempo) The homeschool teacher becomes the student
Sierra Vista Herald
SIERRA VISTA — As the homeschool teacher of her four children, Nicole Bragg decided a field trip ought to be part of the curriculum. So three years ago, not long after the Braggs moved to Sierra Vista from Stuttgart, Germany, they went to Tucson to

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Sandy Hook was not about homeschooling – Patheos (blog)


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Sandy Hook was not about homeschooling
Patheos (blog)
Under the proposed recommendations, parents of homeschooled children with behavioral and emotional problems would have to submit individualized education plans to the special education director of the local school district. They could lose the right to …

Homeschool stories: Alva Klaussen proves homeschool is just as good as public … – Watchdog Wire (blog)


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Homeschool stories: Alva Klaussen proves homeschool is just as good as public
Watchdog Wire (blog)
For so many parents, school isn't really something that they consider a choice. When their children reach school age, they are signed up for the local public school, and that's that. However, in America, we have so many options for education that it is

Commission Recommends Homeschool Restrictions – Home School Legal Defense Association

Commission Recommends Homeschool Restrictions
Home School Legal Defense Association
The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission created by Governor Dannel P. Malloy in response to the murders of 20 children and 6 teachers in Newtown has made preliminary recommendations that threaten the privacy and freedom of homeschooling families.

Right And Left Joined Forces In Fight To Legalize Home Schooling – NPR (blog)


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Right And Left Joined Forces In Fight To Legalize Home Schooling
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"It was like the days of the one-room schoolhouse," reminisces home-schooling advocate and First Amendment lawyer Michael Farris. He's talking about a few short decades ago, the time when he and his wife raised their 10 children — six girls, four boys …

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Homeschool Basics Part 1: Legalities and Philosophies | Moms – Greeley Tribune

Homeschool Basics Part 1: Legalities and Philosophies | Moms
Greeley Tribune
On a basic level, that question is not as hard to answer as one might think. However, as you start to enter into the gamut of homeschooling, you can quickly get overwhelmed with the sheer amount of information and number of choices available to you.

Home schooling on the rise – StarNewsOnline.com

Home schooling on the rise
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Home schooling is increasing in popularity, overtaking private school enrollment in the state, which estimates there were 98,172 home-schoolers in 2013-14, compared with 95,768 students in private schools. Concerns about school violence, lack of a …

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Commission: Evaluate some home-schooled kids for emotional issues – The Advocate


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Commission: Evaluate some home-schooled kids for emotional issues
The Advocate
HARTFORD — Parents who home-school children with significant emotional, social or behavioral problems would have to file progress reports prepared by special education program teams under a proposal being considered by the governor's Sandy Hook …
Connecticut Bureaucrats Cite Newtown Shooting to Demand Tighter Control on Breitbart News
Panel Suggests Changes To Homeschool OversightCT Newsjunkie
Sandy Hook panel suggests controversial changes to homeschool lawExaminer.com

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Public school demands homeschooling parents follow Common Core – OneNewsNow


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Public school demands homeschooling parents follow Common Core
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After an unidentified New Jersey couple pulled their child out of the Westfield School District for homeschooling, the assistant superintendent sent them a copy of the school's homeschool policy. The policy stated they must submit their planned
Common Core Showdown: Official Makes Blunder By Ordering Homeschooling Headlines & Global News

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Panel Suggests Changes To Homeschool Oversight – CT Newsjunkie

Panel Suggests Changes To Homeschool Oversight
CT Newsjunkie
The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission discussed controversial changes to the oversight of troubled home-schooled children Tuesday in its draft recommendations on mental health. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy created the group more than a year and a half ago in …

Common Core Showdown: Official Makes Blunder By Ordering Homeschooling … – Headlines & Global News


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Common Core Showdown: Official Makes Blunder By Ordering Homeschooling
Headlines & Global News
Outraged by the demand, the parents contacted the Home School Legal Defense Association. The association's lawyer, Scott A. Woodruff, wrote a letter reminding the official that the current home-schooling law does not require parents to follow Common …

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Bureaucrat SMACKED DOWN After Warning Homeschooling Parents They ‘Must … – Daily Caller


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Bureaucrat SMACKED DOWN After Warning Homeschooling Parents They 'Must
Daily Caller
The Home School Legal Defense Association says it has successfully intervened in the case of two New Jersey parents who decided to homeschool their child instead of utilizing the Westfield, N.J. public school system. According to the homeschooling …

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Commission: Evaluate some home-schooled kids for emotional issues – Danbury News Times

Commission: Evaluate some home-schooled kids for emotional issues
Danbury News Times
Parents who home-school children with significant emotional, social or behavioral problems would have to file progress reports prepared by special education program teams under a proposal being considered by the governor's Sandy Hook Advisory …

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Sandy Hook panel suggests changes to homeschool oversight – Middletown Press

Sandy Hook panel suggests changes to homeschool oversight
Middletown Press
The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission discussed controversial changes to the oversight of troubled home-schooled children Tuesday in its draft recommendations on mental health. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy created the group more than a year and a half ago in …

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This Homeschool Family Just Scored A Major Victory… – Western Journalism

This Homeschool Family Just Scored A Major Victory…
Western Journalism
Scott Woodruff, Senior Counsel for the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA), wrote to the assistant superintendent of the Westfield school district, arguing that the district's policy “conflicted with current New Jersey Department of Education