Senator Explains Why We Must Reject the UN Disabilities Treaty

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Known for his strong advocacy on behalf of people with disabilities, Sen. Orrin Hatch nevertheless opposes a UN treaty on disabilities because it cedes U.S. sovereignty to foreign bureaucrats.
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Not sure about Starting to Homeschool?

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It’s summer and there are many of you out there that are still on the fence about homeschooling. You have a month or so left before you have to make a decision, and you’re reading everything you can get on the subject. I know… I’ve been there. Homeschooling can seem like a towering mountain to […]
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10 Great Reasons to Take a Blogging Break

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I have a notepad full of little partial posts on my iPhone, a mental calendar of things I’ve been wanting to write about, post-it sticky notes with ideas… and I even write posts as I go about my day. In the past few weeks, though, I haven’t had much time to actually sit down and […]
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The public school system is usually a twelve year sentence of mind control.

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Walter Karp.
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Time control, self-control

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The oft quoted “He who fails to plan is planning to fail” is credited to Winston Churchill, and the man obviously knew what he was talking about. So regardless of your lifestyle and the schooling method you choose, even if it’s unschooling, a certain amount of planning is essential. In order for any goal to […]
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Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel.

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Socrates.
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Every kid needs a guide

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I am so excited to read that Albert Wenger, from Union Square Ventures is going to homeschool his kids. His firm invested in Twitter, Tumblr and Kickstarter and they are known for their ability to peg trends with a stroke of genius. So I am thrilled to read that Wenger’s wife, Susan Danzinger, announced that…
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Shake Netflix and Pick up a Book: 10 Tips

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By Lisa Cherry This week I have torn my house up moving rooms around. I love the summertime when I can afford the time for such deeper work. In the process of moving my office to Josiah’s bedroom, I was forced to go through my piles of books. I love books. I love to grow […]
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#3: Get Started With Home Schooling

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Get Started

Get Started With Home Schooling
Beth Jones (Author)

Download: $3.99

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Carnival of Homeschooling is Ready!!

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Thank you all so much for coming over to check out all the awesome wisdom being shared by fellow homeschooling families! Thank you to those of you who participated by sending in articles! You help keep this wonderful resource running. I noticed the number of article submissions are way down from the last time I […]
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Doing homework with your kid is not good parenting

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Before I complain about Chris Christie, the governor of New Jersey, I want to say that I love him. I love that right before Hurricane Sandy, when the people in Atlantic City wouldn’t evacuate, he screamed on television: “Get the hell off the beach!” That screamed authenticity to me. I was so happy when there…
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Obama Inc. Defends German Homeschool Ban as “Promoting Tolerance for a …

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The Justice Department said German laws outlawing homeschooling do not constitute persecution and they want a German homeschooling family kicked out of the United States, according to a briefing filed in a high profile asylum case. “The goal in Germany 

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Cultures around the world

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Pitfalls of Cheap College Books

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Don’t waste your money trying to save money! Avoid the all-too-common purchasing pitfalls when buying cheap college books.
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#8: Choices & Consequences. Lesson 4 (I Can Do All Things Character Building Collection)

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Choices

Choices & Consequences. Lesson 4 (I Can Do All Things Character Building Collection)
R.Lamar Willams (Author), Love Kids Worldwide Multimedia (Illustrator)

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Book Talk Tuesday

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Peach Heaven by Yangsook Choi

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Picture Book Around the World: Reading Through Korea I’m working hard on my Picture Book Around the World sequel to Picture Book Preschool, my preschool read aloud curriculum for homeschooling your preschooler or kindergartner. This week at Semicolon, we’re going to be visiting Korea through the medium of a treasure trove of picture books featuring […]
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Gardens are not made by singing ‘Oh, how beautiful!’ and sitting in the shade.

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Rudyard Kipling.
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What’s Your Homeschool Teaching Method?

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The best work that anybody ever writes is the work that is on the verge of embarrassing him, always.

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Arthur Miller.
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