Ann Haney: Homeschooling: Start smart, finish well – Lebanon Democrat


Lebanon Democrat

Ann Haney: Homeschooling: Start smart, finish well
Lebanon Democrat
Getting off to a good start is crucial to the success of homeschooling, but finishing well is just as crucial. Some of the ways to assure a good start is to protect your home schooling endeavor by finding out all you can about your states education

WHOLE FAMILY: It’s back to (home) school at the Price household – Goshen News

WHOLE FAMILY: It's back to (home) school at the Price household
Goshen News
But we are homeschoolers who like their “education” to be life-led rather than calendar- or boxed-curriculum-led, so while the local public-school bus rambles past, my little ones sleep away. See, while we are “back to school” — or, maybe, just back

Homeschooling families enjoy lots of family time – St. George Daily Spectrum

Homeschooling families enjoy lots of family time
St. George Daily Spectrum
One of the main reasons for educating children at home given by homeschooling families is the opportunity for more family time. Michele Knight teaches five of her seven children at home because she wanted to spend more time with her family and be more …

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Homeschoolers in Singapore now exposed to more activities like learning trips – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

Homeschoolers in Singapore now exposed to more activities like learning trips
The Straits Times
Learning trips to the zoo, group study sessions, sports meets, concerts and even mock examinations are increasingly becoming part of how homeschooled children are being taught today. And a growing number of support groups helps families with …

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Home schooling thriving in central Indiana – WRAL.com

Home schooling thriving in central Indiana
WRAL.com
The state does not track the number of home-schooled students, but national estimates show the number is increasing. And local groups set up to offer academic and extracurricular activities to home-schooled students say they are continuing to hear from

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Homeschool mum Monica O’Connor is no criminal but she must learn to respect … – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

Homeschool mum Monica O'Connor is no criminal but she must learn to respect
Irish Independent
Mrs O'Connor is a great home-teacher, I'm sure. She can certainly point to the success of her older children, who appear to be doing well. She could be, in fact, the poster-girl for the practice. So surely, in advocating the Constitutional right to
Husband of woman arrested over home schooling fine: We want assistance, not Newstalk 106-108 fm
Mother-of-six briefly jailed over home-schooling rowBBC News
Carlow mother of six released from Mountjoy after being jailed for not paying thejournal.ie
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Police Commission Discriminates against Homeschool Graduates – Home School Legal Defense Association

Police Commission Discriminates against Homeschool Graduates
Home School Legal Defense Association
A homeschool graduate and Marine Corps veteran recently seeking admission to the Topeka Police Academy ran into a roadblock when he was told that his diploma was not adequate to allow him to become a police officer. As HSLDA looked into it, here is …

Chick-fil-A helping homeschoolers pay for trip to Philly – The Daily Progress

Chick-fil-A helping homeschoolers pay for trip to Philly
The Daily Progress
WHEEL is a Christian-based, parent-run homeschool co-op that meets weekly during the school year at a church in Waynesboro, focusing on providing homeschool families with support for educating children while improving their social skills and deepening …

Dancing into the Future: One Family’s Homeschool Story – Watchdog Wire (blog)

Dancing into the Future: One Family's Homeschool Story
Watchdog Wire (blog)
For some families, homeschooling is a tradition. For others, it's a new adventure that they undertake for their families. For the Robertson family, it was the latter. Though 22-year-old Elissa Roberton's parents attended traditional schools, when it

Five Top Reasons to Homeschool Your Kids – Patheos (blog)

Five Top Reasons to Homeschool Your Kids
Patheos (blog)
If, by “socialization” you mean interaction with other children and free play time, homeschooling has it all over the schools. Unlike kids in public schools, homeschooled kids actually get free play time. Free play time is critical to blowing off steam

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Tomorrow I Become a Home-school Mom – Watchdog Wire (blog)

Tomorrow I Become a Home-school Mom
Watchdog Wire (blog)
Tomorrow is the first day of school, but for the first time since he started kindergarten my son will not be going to classroom at a school building. Tomorrow, for the first time ever I will become a HOME-SCHOOL MOM. To be sure, this is not what I had

Group provides sense of community for home schooling Families on Belvoir – Belvoir Eagle

Group provides sense of community for home schooling Families on Belvoir
Belvoir Eagle
During an ice cream social hosted by the Belvoir Home Educator's group at the George Washington Neighborhood Center Aug. 27, Joshua Sierra-Davidson, foreground left, 7, is served by his sister Chanel, background right, and Anastasia Blanchard, …

Home-school cause at risk of being set back for decades – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

Home-school cause at risk of being set back for decades
Irish Independent
They're right, you know. Eddie O'Neill and Monica O'Connor, the home-schooling Co Carlow parents of six kids ranging in age from six to 26, are right in saying it's unconstitutional to make them agree to be assessed as their children's educators. Share.

Mother-of-six briefly jailed over home-schooling row – BBC News


BBC News

Mother-of-six briefly jailed over home-schooling row
BBC News
A mother-of-six was briefly sent to prison on Wednesday because she refuses to pay a fine in a row over home-schooling. Monica O'Connor from Tullow, County Carlow, was released from jail shortly after arriving at Mountjoy Prison in Dublin. In the
Sinead Ryan: Homeschool mum Monica O'Connor is no criminal but she must Irish Independent
“It was quite harrowing." Homeschool mum on being caged alongside killers Irish Mirror
Husband of woman arrested over home schooling fine: We want assistance, not Newstalk 106-108 fm
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In her own words: ‘What is the crime in home-schooling kids?’ – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

In her own words: 'What is the crime in home-schooling kids?'
Irish Independent
Monica O'Connor pictured being taken by Gardai from her home in Tullow Co. Carlow to prison. Photo: Dylan Vaughan. OUR six children have always learned at home for their primary years. We see no difference between parenting and educating.

Lake Havasu homeschool athlete policy needs clarification – Today’s News-Herald

Lake Havasu homeschool athlete policy needs clarification
Today’s News-Herald
explicitly spells out that homeschooled students who take classes at the district part-time are allowed to try out for sports and other activities, but there was some confusion at the work session Tuesday whether the policy extended to students that

Kansas City Public School Sent ‘Threatening’ Letter To Homeschool Family – Washington Free Beacon

Kansas City Public School Sent 'Threatening' Letter To Homeschool Family
Washington Free Beacon
When a Kansas City family pulled their son out of a public elementary school to homeschool him, the local school referred them to the district attorney's office for truancy. A homeschool advocacy organization intervened, and the school was forced to

Mum-of-six released from jail after imprisonment over home schooling dispute – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

Mum-of-six released from jail after imprisonment over home schooling dispute
Irish Independent
Mum-of-six released from jail after imprisonment over home schooling dispute. Fiona Gribben. Published 03/09/2014 | 11:20. 0 Comments; Share. A MUM of six who was jailed today for non payment of a fine relating to not sending her children to school was …
Home schooling mum jailed for children's 'truancy'Parentdish
Mother arrested for home schooling fine describes "horrific" ordealNewstalk 106-108 fm
Carlow mother of six released from Mountjoy after being jailed for not paying thejournal.ie
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Homeschooling Leader Slams ‘Dangerous’ Patriarchal Ideas Promoted By Doug … – Gospel Herald


Gospel Herald

Homeschooling Leader Slams 'Dangerous' Patriarchal Ideas Promoted By Doug
Gospel Herald
A leader in the conservative homeschooling movement and the founder of Patrick Henry College recently publically criticized the teachings of two leaders formerly popular among homeschoolers, Doug Phillips and Bill Gothard, who both stepped down from …

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Mother who refused to pay home schooling fine released from custody – Newstalk 106-108 fm


Newstalk 106-108 fm

Mother who refused to pay home schooling fine released from custody
Newstalk 106-108 fm
A woman who was earlier jailed after she refused to pay a fine related to home schooling has been released from custody. Mother of six Monica O'Connor from Tullow in Co Carlow was taken from her home by gardaí this morning. She and her husband Eddie …
Monica O'Connor: Watch heartbreaking moment mum-of-six is taken to prison Irish Mirror

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