Strong Religious Beliefs Can Shape How Women View Homeschooling – PJ Media

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Strong Religious Beliefs Can Shape How Women View Homeschooling
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Marcia Clemmitt, a social policy researcher and former high school teacher recently published an extensive report on homeschooling at CQ Researcher. In Homeschooling: Do Parents Give Their Children a Good Education? Clemmitt discusses the research …

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What Kind of College Scholarships Are Open To Homeschoolers?

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This question is somewhat of a hard one to answer, just because it differs for everyone. There are all kinds of scholarships out there for everyone. Discrimination Most organizations won’t discriminate you because you’re homeschooled (unless they’re called “Scholarships for Public Schoolers” or something). And if you don’t get a scholarship, try to keep in [...]
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Math Teachers at Play #73 via Singapore Maths Tuition

Blog Buzz: Math Teachers at Play #73 via Singapore Maths Tuition via Let’s Play Math!
The monthly math education blog carnival Math Teachers at Play features games, lessons, puzzles, activities, and teaching tips from classroom teachers, homeschoolers, and self-educated learners around the Internet world. Check out the 15 posts of mathematical fun in April’s edition: Math Teachers at Play (MTaP) Blog Carnival: Top Math Blog Posts! Here’s a peek at […]
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Welcome to College Life

Blog Buzz: Welcome to College Life via About.com Homeschooling

College Girls

So this week my youngest decided on a college for next fall. It’s a big step from home to living on his own, but I know he’s ready for it!

Having watched his brother set off on the same path a few years ago, I’ve written a new article with advice on how to make the transition to college as rewarding and meaningful as possible.

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Boost Your Likability with These 4 Easy Steps

Blog Buzz: Boost Your Likability with These 4 Easy Steps via Kathy Davis, FNP
I work with a challenging population: those recovering from opiate addiction.  Most have mental health illnesses, in addition to a myriad of other serious diseases. I see people for the first time, others I have seen year after year. No … Continue reading
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Common Core Curriculum is Coming

Blog Buzz: Common Core Curriculum is Coming via SpunkyHomeSchool
Fordham produced a series of reports after examining the districts considered to be "early implementers" of the Common Core. Their findings published in "Common Core in the Districts: An Early Look at Early Implementer" are predictable and set the stage for a call for common curricula to go with the Common Core, the desired goal all along. Take particular note of #3 and #4:
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

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Romeikes Have Many Friends

Blog Buzz: Romeikes Have Many Friends via Corn and Oil

The Romeikes have made many local and far-away friends in the United States stemming from their 6 some years in Morristown, Tennessee.  The family lost their bid for political asylum in the United States. Oddly enough, the Department of Justice … Continue reading

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’19 Kids & Counting’ Preview: Anna Struggles With Homeschooling 3 Kids – Hollybaby

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’19 Kids & Counting’ Preview: Anna Struggles With Homeschooling 3 Kids
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On the April 8 episode of ’19 Kids & Counting,’ we finally get to see how Anna and Josh Duggar are adjusting to their new home. Anna admits that she is struggling with homeschooling Mackynzie, especially because she has two other children who need her …

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Conflicted Educators Homeschool

Blog Buzz: Conflicted Educators Homeschool via Corn and Oil

Fortunately, there are wonderful alternatives to public and private schools wrapping their budgets and curriculum around the latest new thang – the federalized Common Core initiatives.  One New York principal understands the conflict, as schools are losing their own controls … Continue reading

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What are the online homeschool options in my state?

Blog Buzz: What are the online homeschool options in my state? via LetsHomeschoolHighschool.com
Where to start….. First of all you and your student need to decide what is the best type of “online” high school option that would work best for your family. For my oldest son, that has been a mix of online classes ,co-op classes and student led projects/classes. We are using the new Time4Learning high [...]
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Another example of problems with public schools

Blog Buzz: Another example of problems with public schools via Why Homeschool

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Cool – it appears that asteroids can have rings

Blog Buzz: Cool – it appears that asteroids can have rings via Why Homeschool

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Barnes & Noble Educator Appreciation Days!

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All teachers receive extra savings during Barnes & Noble Educator Appreciation Days. For one week, you can save 25% on books, music, movies, and tech
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How do I create a college-ready transcript?

Blog Buzz: How do I create a college-ready transcript? via LetsHomeschoolHighschool.com
    The Basics This happens to be one of the most asked questions I see out there for anyone who is thinking about homeschooling their child through high school. Also, the one that I struggled with myself, I have kept good notes on classes,etc. that we have taken but putting it down on paper [...]
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If I’m Thinking About Homeschooling High School, Where Should I Start?

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“Help! I’m thinking about homeschooling high school and I don’t know where to start.” If this is you, relax! You are not alone. This is one of the most common questions asked by potential homeschoolers/homeschooling families.  Where Do I Start My Homeschool High School Search? The best place to start your homeschool high school search is with [...]
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How do you Know if Homeschooling is the Right Decision for you?

Blog Buzz: How do you Know if Homeschooling is the Right Decision for you? via LetsHomeschoolHighschool.com
That’s a good question… and one that, in truth, can only be answered by the person taking the homeschool plunge! Everyone is different, has different learning styles, different needs, and different goals. Many would even assert that you really can’t “know” unless you try it. While it may contain some risk, I must agree. You [...]
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Something In Here You Are Addicted To? Find Out.

Blog Buzz: Something In Here You Are Addicted To? Find Out. via Kathy Davis, FNP
You have something you are addicted to, yes? Sure you do.  Ever say or hear things like: I’m SO addicted to chocolate. I can’t go a day without it.  Coffee? I drink a freakin’ pot a day.  Hang on, got … Continue reading
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Please don’t wait till the kids have all moved out before you implement these suggestions

Blog Buzz: Please don’t wait till the kids have all moved out before you implement these suggestions via Trivium Pursuit
Suggestions on how to treat your adult children. 1. The majority of the time that you are talking with your adult child, you should be doing the listening, not the talking. Real and attentive listening. Respectful listening — not appearing to be listening or thinking about what you need to be doing next or what […]
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Celebrate Pi Day!

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If this is the first time visiting our site, please read our Welcome page to get an idea of what you can find throughout this website and enjoy our other offerings while you are here. Celebrate Pi Day with these Activities (For resources used with our study units, click on the Resources tab above.) March […]
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