Homeschooling: Does it Work or Not? – UCD Advocate (subscription)

Homeschooling: Does it Work or Not?
UCD Advocate (subscription)
According to Nheri.org, there are over 2.2 million homeschooled students in the United States. Homeschoolers are more likely to participate in adult activities: voting, volunteering, taking part in community activities and initiatives, and developing

Ahmed Mohamed’s Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back, Will Homeschool Teen – ABC News


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Ahmed Mohamed's Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back, Will Homeschool Teen
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The family of Ahmed Mohamed, the boy who was arrested for bringing a homemade clock into school that was mistaken for a bomb, has hired a lawyer to get the timepiece back and has decided to homeschool the teen and his siblings. "The family has now …
Irving Police say Ahmed Mohamed's family can pick-up clock anytimeNorthdallasgazette

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Ahmed Mohamed’s Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back, Will Homeschool Teen – 550 KTSA


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Ahmed Mohamed's Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back, Will Homeschool Teen
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ABC News(DALLAS) — The family of Ahmed Mohamed, the boy who was arrested for bringing a homemade clock into school that was mistaken for a bomb, has hired a lawyer to get the timepiece back and has decided to homeschool the teen and his siblings …
Family of Ahmed Mohamed Hires High-Profile Attorneys to Pursue 'Severely TheBlaze.com
Police Say Ahmed Mohamed's Homemade Clock Is Ready For PickupBuzzFeed News
Irving Police say Ahmed Mohamed's family can pick-up clock anytimeNorthdallasgazette
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LAPS Welcomes Home School Students To Participate In Middle And High School … – Los Alamos Daily Post


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LAPS Welcomes Home School Students To Participate In Middle And High School
Los Alamos Daily Post
Los Alamos Public Schools is happy to work with home school students who wish to participate in the High School and Middle School Speech and Debate programs. The Hilltalkers and Hawktalkers are proud of their reputation for inclusiveness and our …

Ahmed Mohamed’s Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back – ABC News

Ahmed Mohamed's Family Hires Lawyers to Get Clock Back
ABC News
The family of Ahmed Mohamed, the boy who was arrested for bringing a homemade clock into school that was mistaken for a bomb, has hired a lawyer to get the timepiece back and has decided to homeschool the teen and his siblings. "The family has now …

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Validity Of Home School Speech and Debate Team Tournament Entries Challenged – Los Alamos Daily Post


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Validity Of Home School Speech and Debate Team Tournament Entries Challenged
Los Alamos Daily Post
The Jemez Mountain Home School Speech and Debate Team (JMHS) may not be attending the LAHS Hilltalker-hosted Speech and Debate tournament this weekend because the Hilltalker head coach has challenged the validity of the team's status with the …

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Homeschooling: Does it Work or Not? – UCD Advocate (subscription)


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Homeschooling: Does it Work or Not?
UCD Advocate (subscription)
Your average homeschooled student isn't an awkward, fannypack-toting wallflower. Homeschoolers' unique exposure to the adult world equips them with the social and educational arsenal to be valuable members of a complex, global society.

Homeschool running back uses football for higher purpose – USA TODAY High School Sports


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Homeschool running back uses football for higher purpose
USA TODAY High School Sports
Ben Friend is a home-schooled senior who plays for the Lighthouse Christian Chargers football team, a side comprised entirely of home-schooled athletes. Friend, who plays running back and linebacker, posed for a portrait at the Chargers practice field

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Homeschool running back uses football for higher purpose – Springfield News-Leader


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Homeschool running back uses football for higher purpose
Springfield News-Leader
Ben Friend may be the best high school running back Springfield hasn't heard of. That's because Friend is the feature back on the Lighthouse Christian Chargers, a team of homeschooled students who practice on a patch of cut prairie grass off of North

Jacksonville Library Expands ‘Educator Card’ Program After Homeschooling … – WJCT NEWS


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Jacksonville Library Expands 'Educator Card' Program After Homeschooling
WJCT NEWS
A new Jacksonville Library program allows teachers to check out as many as 100 books for up to six weeks with no late fees. The educator card was initially offered to Duval public, private and charter school teachers. But the library is now offering it

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Hong Kong parents who support homeschooling tap a global trend of progressive … – South China Morning Post (subscription)


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Hong Kong parents who support homeschooling tap a global trend of progressive
South China Morning Post (subscription)
A story about a Hong Kong father's decision to homeschool his 11-year-old son has provoked much comment in the community. To understand homeschooling better, we should look at it in a wider context. Homeschooling is broadly accepted around the world …

Edmond Historical Society offers new “Homeschool Day” event – Edmond Sun


Edmond Sun

Edmond Historical Society offers new “Homeschool Day” event
Edmond Sun
On Monday the Edmond Historical Society sponsored an official “Homeschool Day” at the museum. Each participant received a passport to take to activities set up at multiple stations throughout the museum gallery. The activities included learning about

Investigation Finds Little Regulation Of Families Who Homeschool Kids – KJZZ

Investigation Finds Little Regulation Of Families Who Homeschool Kids
KJZZ
A recent investigation published in ProPublica and Slate looks at the relative lack of regulation of families that homeschool their kids. The piece was written by Jessica Huseman, a fellow at the Teacher Project at the Columbia Journalism School

Learning roots: Classical homeschool community expands to Sheffield – Mason City Globe Gazette


Mason City Globe Gazette

Learning roots: Classical homeschool community expands to Sheffield
Mason City Globe Gazette
Offering a faith-based approach to homeschooling in use internationally, the group began this fall and meets once a week at First Grace Baptist Church for three hours. Parents trained as tutors lead supplemental lessons in Latin, English grammar

Jacksonville Library Expands ‘Educator Card’ Program After Homeschooling … – WJCT NEWS


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Jacksonville Library Expands 'Educator Card' Program After Homeschooling
WJCT NEWS
A new Jacksonville Library program allows teachers to check out as many as 100 books for up to six weeks with no late fees. The educator card was initially offered to Duval public, private and charter school teachers. But the library is now offering it

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Space Center Houston’s Home School Day inspires families – Your Houston News


Your Houston News

Space Center Houston's Home School Day inspires families
Your Houston News
Immerse your family in exciting hands-on science during Space Center Houston's Home School Day 2015: Families of the Future slated 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Get half off regular admission through Sept. 18. “This year we're taking families on an exciting

Homeschool Graduate Denied Admission to Tech School – Home School Legal Defense Association

Homeschool Graduate Denied Admission to Tech School
Home School Legal Defense Association
Home School Legal Defense Association recently assisted an applicant to the phlebotomy program at Savannah Technical College after the school refused her admission as a homeschool graduate. The school's published policy for homeschool graduates …

Jacksonville Library Expands ‘Educator Card’ Program After Homeschooling … – WJCT NEWS


WJCT NEWS

Jacksonville Library Expands 'Educator Card' Program After Homeschooling
WJCT NEWS
A new Jacksonville Library program allows teachers to check out as many as 100 books for up to six weeks with no late fees. The educator card was initially offered to Duval public, private and charter school teachers. But the library is now offering it

Rise in Homeschooling: New Approaches, and Fewer Regulations – New Hampshire Public Radio


New Hampshire Public Radio

Rise in Homeschooling: New Approaches, and Fewer Regulations
New Hampshire Public Radio
She was homeschooled K-12, and wrote her M.A. thesis on homeschooling. Amy Gall – chair of the state's Home Education Advisory Council, and coordinator of the New Hampshire Homeschooling Coalition. She is a homeschool parent from Bath.

Jacksonville Library Expands ‘Educator Card’ Program After Homeschool Parents … – WJCT NEWS


WJCT NEWS

Jacksonville Library Expands 'Educator Card' Program After Homeschool Parents
WJCT NEWS
A new Jacksonville Library program allows teachers to check out as many as 100 books for up to six weeks with no late fees. The educator card was initially offered to Duval public, private and charter school teachers. But the library is now offering it

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