Homeschool Mom Finds Liberal Bias At A Zoo. Also A Country Named ‘Zambibia.’ – Wonkette (satire)


Wonkette (satire)

Homeschool Mom Finds Liberal Bias At A Zoo. Also A Country Named 'Zambibia.'
Wonkette (satire)
Fresh off her brilliant destruction of evolution at Chicago's Field Museum — accomplished by calling science “stupid” and noting that nobody saw what happened 450 million years ago, so shut up — homeschooling mom and amateur conservative skeptic …

FM school board approves home schooling policy on third reading – Fort Morgan Times

FM school board approves home schooling policy on third reading
Fort Morgan Times
The Fort Morgan School District Board of Education in a majority decision passed a revised home schooling policy Monday with one member voting no and one absent. The revisions to the home schooling policy keep students in a home-based program from …

Homeschooling: a good option? – Royal Gazette

Homeschooling: a good option?
Royal Gazette
At a recent sports day held for home-schooled children, over 30 families showed up. There were so many children they had to be photographed with the panoramic photo setting. It was pretty clear that families who home-school are not alone in Bermuda.

State agency writes homeschoolers off as lazy, invalid – OneNewsNow


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State agency writes homeschoolers off as lazy, invalid
OneNewsNow
The homeschool mom, referred to as “Patricia,” was in full compliance with the law as a qualified homeschool educator who had submitted her official notification to local school district officials about her intent to instruct her daughter from home

Lawsuit Filed in Homeschool Pepper Spray Incident – The New American

Lawsuit Filed in Homeschool Pepper Spray Incident
The New American
Following the visit, the Hagans, who homeschool their three children, asked the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) for some advice. The Hagans were advised that if anyone from social services showed up in the future, or anyone else for that …

“Class Dismissed”: New Film Promotes Homeschooling – The New American

"Class Dismissed": New Film Promotes Homeschooling
The New American
Class Dismissed, a new full-length documentary film about homeschooling, was screened in the Boston area on December 1, having already been seen by sold out audiences in November on the West Coast (Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and …

Homeschool mom who destroyed evolution at a museum heads to the zoo in … – Raw Story


Raw Story

Homeschool mom who destroyed evolution at a museum heads to the zoo in
Raw Story
Science-hating homeschooling mom Megan Fox went looking for evidence of dragons and liberal bias — and found both — in her video “audit” of a suburban Chicago zoo. “Look, I found a dragon!” she exclaims as she examines what appears to be an iguana …

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Home-school consultants answer the tough questions – The Tennessean

Home-school consultants answer the tough questions
The Tennessean
Home-schooling may be a gift, but it's one with confusing assembly instructions. But Corine Sandifer, a Brentwood life coach and home-school consultant, has created a business to help new and veteran families successfully put together an educational plan.

Harper: Homeschoolers: Get off your high horse – Barrow County News

Harper: Homeschoolers: Get off your high horse
Barrow County News
In fact, two of my four ex-boyfriends, two other huge crushes and five of my eight closest college friends were homeschooled. To top it all off, my fiancé was homeschooled all his life and then also resided at home for all the years he attended a

Defending Homeschoolers in Court – Home School Legal Defense Association

Defending Homeschoolers in Court
Home School Legal Defense Association
Home School Legal Defense Association recently defended two families in Tennessee who erroneously received summons for truancy. A longtime HSLDA member family received a letter in early September stating that their youngest child was truant.

Common Core Standards Losing Policy And Public Opinion War – People’s Pundit Daily


People’s Pundit Daily

Common Core Standards Losing Policy And Public Opinion War
People’s Pundit Daily
In North Carolina, which is ground zero for a growing movement to repeal the law, a new report from Heartlander Magazine found a 14 percent rise last year in the number of home-schooled students in the state, with Common Core the cause. From 2012 to …
Obama quietly serves up 3415 new regulations this Thanksgiving, 3 target OneNewsNow
Former Tennessee Congressman Explains 'Why Voters Love Common Core'Breitbart News

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Home-schooling on snow days? – Kankakee Daily Journal

Home-schooling on snow days?
Kankakee Daily Journal
Public school students in 13 districts across Kentucky will be home schooled — mainly via the Internet — during some snow days this year as part of an experiment aimed at keeping students learning amid the growing number of weather-related closings.

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X Factor winner Marlisa Punzalan will stay homeschooled: ‘I don’t have time to … – The Daily Telegraph


The Daily Telegraph

X Factor winner Marlisa Punzalan will stay homeschooled: 'I don't have time to
The Daily Telegraph
X Factor Australia winner Marlisa Punzalan has revealed she has chosen to stay homeschooled to focus on her budding music career. The 15-year-old former Mercy Catholic College told Confidential she is serious about pursuing her music dream.

Former Tennessee Congressman Explains ‘Why Voters Love Common Core’ – Breitbart News


Breitbart News

Former Tennessee Congressman Explains 'Why Voters Love Common Core'
Breitbart News
In addition to polls demonstrating plummeting support for the standards, the spike in homeschooling as a result of the Common Core presence in traditional school environments is yet another sign of the reform's imminent demise. As The Heartland

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MO police Taser, pepper-spray homeschool parents, seize kids in raid – OneNewsNow

MO police Taser, pepper-spray homeschool parents, seize kids in raid
OneNewsNow
In an unwarranted raid of a Missouri homeschool family's home, police officers used a Taser and pepper spray on parents before social services seized their children and took them into custody. The raid was spurred by an allegation made by social

Home-schooled grads eligible for Rotary scholarships – Ada Herald

Home-schooled grads eligible for Rotary scholarships
Ada Herald
ADA — Home-schooled high school graduates who live in the Ada school district will be eligible for the Ada Rotary Club's $1,000 academic scholarships, Club President Angela Hersh announced last week. Applications are available on the Ada school …

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Hurdles of homeschooling – Deccan Herald

Hurdles of homeschooling
Deccan Herald
Home schools have caught the attention of many families who believe that conventional schools aren't for their children. But is it as easy as it sounds, contemplates Mohan Das. Homeschooling is not simply about parents or private tutors by-passing

Home-school opportunities fill the holiday season – The Tennessean


The Tennessean

Home-school opportunities fill the holiday season
The Tennessean
Home-school baseball team the Tennessee Heat is beginning indoor winter workouts at Crosshit Baseball (898 North Water, Suite 5 in Gallatin). The facility is equipped with batting cages, pitching mounds and artificial turf open spaces for running

Homeschooling on the Rise As Parents Become Disillusioned With Common Core – Gospel Herald

Homeschooling on the Rise As Parents Become Disillusioned With Common Core
Gospel Herald
Heartlander Magazine reports that North Carolina has seen 14 percent spike in the number of homeschooling families within the state. The numbers in South Carolina, Virginia, California, Alabama and New York have also risen dramatically over the past

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Home school community thrives in greater Williamsburg – Virginia Gazette

Home school community thrives in greater Williamsburg
Virginia Gazette
Data compiled by the Virginia Department of Education and local school divisions, which are responsible for tracking the education of home-schooled students, shows the population of home-schooled students in Williamsburg, James City County and York …