How These Parents Work And Homeschool Too – Fast Company


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How These Parents Work And Homeschool Too
Fast Company
Homeschooling has become increasingly popular in the past few years. The National Center for Education Statistics estimates that 3.4% of Americans aged 5-17 were homeschooled in 2012. While that's not a huge proportion, it's a more than 50% increase …

Do the Math: The Percentage of Expat Homeschoolers Is Growing – Wall Street Journal (blog)


Wall Street Journal (blog)

Do the Math: The Percentage of Expat Homeschoolers Is Growing
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Something had to give, so four years ago Ms. Jilobokov mentioned the option of homeschooling to her girls. Irina, then 10, thought the option could be perfect and so her mother began investigating. She found the U.S.-based Bridgeway Homeschool Academy …

More families move toward in-home education – Kenai Peninsula Online

More families move toward in-home education
Kenai Peninsula Online
Interior Distance Education of Alaska, the home school program based out of Galena School District on the Yukon River, is attracting students and parents throughout the state, to enroll in alternative education. The size of the spread-out student body

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5 Threats Homeschool Families Face, According to Activist and Cruz Supporter – Christian Post


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5 Threats Homeschool Families Face, According to Activist and Cruz Supporter
Christian Post
American Homeschooling families face at least five threats from the federal government that should cause homeschool parents and supporters to think hard about who they vote for in the 2016 presidential elections, according to a leading home schooling …

Homeschooling Family Sued By Neighbors For Allowing Kids To Play Outside … – The Inquisitr


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Homeschooling Family Sued By Neighbors For Allowing Kids To Play Outside
The Inquisitr
A Texas homeschooling family is being sued by their neighbors for letting their four children play outside during the day when most kids are in “normal school.” The neighbors say the children are a “noise disturbance” and that they deserve peace and quiet.
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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven’t been to … – Daily Mail


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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven't been to
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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha has spoken out about home-schooling her two daughters saying they 'love' learning at home. Nadia, 51, says that she made the decision to take Maddie, 13, and Kiki-Bee, eight, out of mainstream school after her youngest …
Homeschooling: Why Nadia Sawalha's Daughters Have Been 'Out Of School' For A YearHuffington Post UK
Nadia Sawalha's kids haven't been to school for a year – and they love itMirror.co.uk
'My kids haven't been at school for over a year and they love it': Nadia The Sun

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Meet the families where children blossomed after being homeschooled – Irish Examiner


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Meet the families where children blossomed after being homeschooled
Irish Examiner
“Ben was very happy with homeschooling up to a certain point and then he decided to do A levels because he could do a smaller number of subjects (than in the Leaving Cert) in more depth,” says Brendan who is currently home-educating Eva (17) and their …

Home Schooling Increasingly Popular in Rural Alaska – Education Week (subscription) (blog)


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Home Schooling Increasingly Popular in Rural Alaska
Education Week (subscription) (blog)
Families that live far from schools in Alaska are increasingly enrolling in distance-learning home-school programs, especially in the midst of winter when traveling to school can be challenging, according to a story by Alaska's Peninsula Clarion. The
More Alaska families choosing home schooling for their kidsJuneau Empire (subscription)

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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven’t been to … – Daily Mail


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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven't been to
Daily Mail
Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha has spoken out about home-schooling her two daughters saying they 'love' learning at home. Nadia, 51, says that she made the decision to take Maddie, 13, and Kiki-Bee, eight, out of mainstream school after her youngest …
Homeschooling: Why Nadia Sawalha's Daughters Have Been 'Out Of School' For A YearHuffington Post UK
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'My kids haven't been at school for over a year and they love it': Nadia The Sun

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OPINION: Home schooling is really what you make it – Bundaberg News Mail


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OPINION: Home schooling is really what you make it
Bundaberg News Mail
Others have said it should be banned because it promotes social isolation. I was home schooled with very minimal formal education, and the funniest part of it is people's shocked looks when they find out. Home schooling is like anything else – it's

More Alaska families choosing home schooling for their kids – Juneau Empire (subscription)


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More Alaska families choosing home schooling for their kids
Juneau Empire (subscription)
KENAI, Alaska (AP) — A growing number of families in Alaska have been enrolling their children in a home schooling program that officials say offers flexibility to those who live far from their nearest school. Interior Distance Education of Alaska
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Home Schooling Increasingly Popular in Rural Alaska – Education Week (subscription) (blog)


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Home Schooling Increasingly Popular in Rural Alaska
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Families that live far from schools in Alaska are increasingly enrolling in distance-learning home-school programs, especially in the midst of winter when traveling to school can be challenging, according to a story by Alaska's Peninsula Clarion. The

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Abington Community Library offers specific programs for home-schooled children – The Abington Journal


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Abington Community Library offers specific programs for home-schooled children
The Abington Journal
From left, Wes Drollinger, 11, Selah Drollinger, 6, and Isabella Drollinger, 9, all of South Abington Township, work on crafts during a fire safety program for home-schooled students at the Abington Community Library on Wednesday, Jan. 13.

Homeschooling Family Sued By Neighbors For Allowing Kids To Play Outside … – The Inquisitr


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Homeschooling Family Sued By Neighbors For Allowing Kids To Play Outside
The Inquisitr
A Texas homeschooling family is being sued by their neighbors for letting their four children play outside during the day when most kids are in “normal school.” The neighbors say the children are a “noise disturbance” and that they deserve peace and quiet.
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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven’t been to … – Daily Mail


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Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha reveals her two daughters haven't been to
Daily Mail
Loose Women star Nadia Sawalha has spoken out about home-schooling her two daughters saying they 'love' learning at home. Nadia, 51, says that she made the decision to take Maddie, 13, and Kiki-Bee, eight, out of mainstream school after her youngest …
Homeschooling: Why Nadia Sawalha's Daughters Have Been 'Out Of School' For A YearHuffington Post UK
'My kids haven't been at school for over a year and they love it': Nadia The Sun
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Tyler school board president now homeschooling kids – Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)


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Tyler school board president now homeschooling kids
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The president of Tyler County's school board has taken her kids out of the school system and begun homeschooling them, saying she wants them to have a more “Christian-based curriculum” on topics like evolution, and that she opposes the direction of
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More Alaska families choosing home-schooling – Alaska Dispatch News


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More Alaska families choosing home-schooling
Alaska Dispatch News
KENAI — A growing number of families in Alaska have been enrolling their children in a home-schooling program that officials say offers flexibility to those who live far from their nearest school. Interior Distance Education of Alaska, based out of
More Alaska families choosing home schooling for their kidsFairbanks Daily News-Miner

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Homeschooling: Why Nadia Sawalha’s Daughters Have Been ‘Out Of School’ For A Year – Huffington Post UK


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Homeschooling: Why Nadia Sawalha's Daughters Have Been 'Out Of School' For A Year
Huffington Post UK
Nadia Sawalha has opened up about homeschooling her daughters, calling it the "best thing" she's ever done. The Loose Women presenter, who revealed she pulled her daughters Maddie, 13, and Kiki-Bee, eight, out of school one year ago, as they weren't …
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'My kids haven't been at school for over a year and they love it': Nadia The Sun
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Tyler school board president now homeschooling kids – Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)


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Tyler school board president now homeschooling kids
Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
The president of Tyler County's school board has taken her kids out of the school system and begun homeschooling them, saying she wants them to have a more “Christian-based curriculum” on topics like evolution, and that she opposes the direction of
Tyler County Board of Education President Will Homeschool KidsWheeling Intelligencer

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More Alaska families choosing home-schooling – Alaska Dispatch News


Alaska Dispatch News

More Alaska families choosing home-schooling
Alaska Dispatch News
KENAI — A growing number of families in Alaska have been enrolling their children in a home schooling program that officials say offers flexibility to those who live far from their nearest school. Interior Distance Education of Alaska, based out of
More Alaska families choosing home schooling for their kidsFairbanks Daily News-Miner

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