More parents opting for home schooling – Toronto Sun


Toronto Sun

More parents opting for home schooling
Toronto Sun
In 2012, there were 21,666 students registered for home schooling in Canada — an increase of 29% over a five-year period, according to the Fraser Institute, a right-wing think tank which produced the report Home Schooling in Canada: The Current

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WALTER WILLIAMS: Why home schooling? – The Macomb Daily

WALTER WILLIAMS: Why home schooling?
The Macomb Daily
Homeschoolers learning in new ways. Homeschoolers Graciana Maier, 10 of Sunderland, Evelyn Mulroy 11, of Sunderland and Jessica Letourneau of Bennington, inspect some organisms pulled from Kettle pond on the One World Conservation property in …

CLC Home School Days Continue This Month With “Constructioneers” – WTXL ABC 27


WTXL ABC 27

CLC Home School Days Continue This Month With "Constructioneers"
WTXL ABC 27
(WTXL)– The Challenger Learning Center is continuing it's program with home school students. This month's focus is "Constructioneers". Susan Boreland from the Challenger Learning Center joined us this morning on WTXL Sunrise to elaborate on what …

Benefits of homeschooling – New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV


New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Benefits of homeschooling
New York’s PIX11 / WPIX-TV
That's because thousands of students are opting to go a different route, homeschooling. Homeschooling consultant Laure Block Spigel along with Ana Santiago and her son, Marco who is currently being homeschooled, talk more about this form of education.

There’s a new path to Harvard and it’s not in a classroom – Tech Insider (blog)


Tech Insider (blog)

There's a new path to Harvard and it's not in a classroom
Tech Insider (blog)
Contrary to popular belief, homeschoolers are not shut-ins. Research suggests that homeschooled children actually gain closer ties to their community, relating to people outside of their grade level. Homeschoolers learn to become active participants in
School of Rock Montclair Introduces New “Homeschoolers Who Rock” ProgramsBaristanet

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There’s a new path to Harvard and it’s not in a classroom – Tech Insider (blog)


Tech Insider (blog)

There's a new path to Harvard and it's not in a classroom
Tech Insider (blog)
Contrary to popular belief, homeschoolers are not shut-ins. Research suggests that homeschooled children actually gain closer ties to their community, relating to people outside of their grade level. Homeschoolers learn to become active participants in
School of Rock Montclair Introduces New “Homeschoolers Who Rock” ProgramsBaristanet

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Homeschool dad unites voices in children’s choir – The Tennessean

Homeschool dad unites voices in children's choir
The Tennessean
The Heimermann Children's Choir is directed by homeschool dad Charles Heimermann, who is also the director of music ministries for Pennington United Methodist Church in Nashville. He has also served with the Nashville Choir, the Nashville Symphony …

Mother blocked from home-schooling sons – Hawkesbury Gazette


Hawkesbury Gazette

Mother blocked from home-schooling sons
Hawkesbury Gazette
LYLA Fleischman is fighting to home-school her two sons, believing it is their best chance for a good education and a decent life. Ms Fleischman and her sons, Tareq, 13 and Kyle, 15 live in North Richmond. She said a history of domestic violence, now …

Home schooled students take art classes at Ohr-O’Keefe Museum – WLOX

Home schooled students take art classes at Ohr-O'Keefe Museum
WLOX
Once a week, as many as 15-home schooled students come to the Center for Ceramics for art lessons. "At home, you're really limited on the things that you get to use, like you really don't get clay. It's very fun, and you get to get dirty," said eleven

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Homeschool Mom Protests ‘Muslim Indoctrination’ At School Her Kids Don’t Attend – Wonkette (satire) (blog)


Wonkette (satire) (blog)

Homeschool Mom Protests 'Muslim Indoctrination' At School Her Kids Don't Attend
Wonkette (satire) (blog)
A super-patriotic homeschooling Tennessee mom organized a protest Friday against what she was pretty sure is Islamic indoctrination of children in the public schools, although she pulled her own child out of the public school system last year because

There’s a new path to Harvard and it’s not in a classroom – Tech Insider (blog)


Tech Insider (blog)

There's a new path to Harvard and it's not in a classroom
Tech Insider (blog)
Contrary to popular belief, homeschoolers are not shut-ins. Research suggests that homeschooled children actually gain closer ties to their community, relating to people outside of their grade level. Homeschoolers learn to become active participants in
School of Rock Montclair Introduces New “Homeschoolers Who Rock” ProgramsBaristanet
Time For The Right To Stop The School FightThe Federalist

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Williams: Home-schooling can be an effective school alternative – LubbockOnline.com

Williams: Home-schooling can be an effective school alternative
LubbockOnline.com
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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Homeschool Mom Protests ‘Muslim Indoctrination’ At School Her Kids Don’t Attend – Wonkette (satire) (blog)


Wonkette (satire) (blog)

Homeschool Mom Protests 'Muslim Indoctrination' At School Her Kids Don't Attend
Wonkette (satire) (blog)
A super-patriotic homeschooling Tennessee mom organized a protest Friday against what she was pretty sure is Islamic indoctrination of children in the public schools, although she pulled her own child out of the public school system last year because

Kindergarten Mandated for Homeschoolers – Home School Legal Defense Association

Kindergarten Mandated for Homeschoolers
Home School Legal Defense Association
What does the fact that kindergarten is required for public school 1st-graders in approximately 15 states have to do with homeschoolers? Families in some of these states are experiencing a taste of bureaucratic interference that may be a sign of the

Home-schooled athletes can now join local teams – The Sun

Home-schooled athletes can now join local teams
The Sun
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 allow home-school athletes to join teams

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


Raw Story

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

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


Patch.com

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 …

WILLIAMS: Why home schooling? – Odessa American


Odessa American

WILLIAMS: Why home schooling?
Odessa 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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No ‘mass exodus’ from Ontario schools despite threats to homeschool kids over … – National Post


National Post

No 'mass exodus' from Ontario schools despite threats to homeschool kids over
National Post
There's been no “mass exodus” from Ontario public schools despite months of anecdotal reports parents are pulling their kids from class en masse over concerns about the new sex ed curriculum. While some parents certainly are opting to homeschool their …

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South Wake Homeschool football still going strong – News & Observer


News & Observer

South Wake Homeschool football still going strong
News & Observer
South Wake Homeschool running back Jackson Zacek (24) runs away from Kestrel Heights defender Denzel Allen (16) during Kestrel Heights' 50-6 victory over South Wake Homeschool at Bethesda Elementary in Durham, N.C. on Friday, August 28. Reagan …

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