Homeschooling Lays Groundwork For College Success – South Dade News Leader (subscription)


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Homeschooling Lays Groundwork For College Success
South Dade News Leader (subscription)
But after experimenting in public school for two years I found homeschooling to be easygoing and more beneficial. Now that I'm at MiamiDadeCollege studying biology, the exchange of a familiar environment for a buzzing college campus made me realize I …

Debate over home-school participation in public school sports could resurface – Columbia Missourian

Debate over home-school participation in public school sports could resurface
Columbia Missourian
COLUMBIA — A bill to include home-schooled students in public-school sports is likely to resurface in December or January in the Missouri legislature. After his re-election Tuesday to the 134th District, bill sponsor Rep. Elijah Haahr, R-Springfield

Common Core Spurs Increase in Homeschooling in North Carolina – The Heartland Institute

Common Core Spurs Increase in Homeschooling in North Carolina
The Heartland Institute
Common Core has become a major concern for some parents in North Carolina, a state where homeschooling grew by 14 percent during the last academic year. More children are now getting an education at home than in the state's private schools.

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Higher Scores And Cheaper: Should You Homeschool? – WFMY News 2


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Higher Scores And Cheaper: Should You Homeschool?
WFMY News 2
Studies show on average, homeschoolers score at least 34 percentile points higher than public school students on standard tests. And cost to educate a child at home averages around $600 a year. Compare that to $10,000 for a public school child. We

Increasing numbers of children are being home schooled in SA – The Advertiser


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Increasing numbers of children are being home schooled in SA
The Advertiser
The total number of home schooled students rose from 714 to 1076 in that time. The figures show there are 116 students from 63 families behind home schooled in the Tea Tree Gully council area this year. Joy Hay of Surrey Downs, is one of the Gully's …

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Public schools bullying homeschoolers to return – WND.com

Public schools bullying homeschoolers to return
WND.com
(ONENEWSNOW) — Public education is reportedly hitting new lows in the Mountain State as it strives to raise its numbers once again through various attempts to bring homeschoolers back into the school system. West VirginiaAs the homeschooling …
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WV public schools bullying homeschoolers to come back – OneNewsNow

WV public schools bullying homeschoolers to come back
OneNewsNow
According to the Homeschool Legal Defense Association, based in Purcellville, Virginia, Ritchie County Superintendent of Schools Ed Toman instructed his staff members to contact homeschool parents and persuade them to re-enroll their children in public …

Homeschooled Kids Shouldn’t Be Scapegoats for Sandy Hook – TIME


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Homeschooled Kids Shouldn't Be Scapegoats for Sandy Hook
TIME
But reports have surfaced that under a proposal being considered by the governor's Commission, “Parents who home-school children with significant emotional, social or behavioral problems would have to file progress reports prepared by special education …

New York State Exposed Education: Homeschooling, an anti-Common Core option – News 10NBC

New York State Exposed Education: Homeschooling, an anti-Common Core option
News 10NBC
We have been following the grassroots movement supporting homeschooling. There are several groups in Monroe County alone and there are families around the region opting out of the system like the Gross Gross family in the Pavilion district. Their

Home-schooling program heads to Fourteen Holy Helpers – West Seneca Bee

Home-schooling program heads to Fourteen Holy Helpers
West Seneca Bee
“There's four of us moms who've home-schooled our children for at least the past year,” said home-schooling director Elizabeth Pollak. “When Fourteen Holy Helpers got their notice to close, Chris Luterek [the school's former chairman of the board] had

New York State Exposed Education: Homeschooling, an anti-Common Core option – News 10NBC

New York State Exposed Education: Homeschooling, an anti-Common Core option
News 10NBC
We have been following the grassroots movement supporting homeschooling. There are several groups in Monroe County alone and there are families around the region opting out of the system like the Gross Gross family in the Pavilion district. Their

10 Ways Homeschooling Makes Great Families – PJ Media

10 Ways Homeschooling Makes Great Families
PJ Media
6,8: Some homeschoolers complain that they become mini-mothers and mini-fathers, because 8+ kid families simply cannot be raised or homeschooled by a lone mother. They can lose what it means to be a sibling, both in terms of parental love and the

Queries for home schooling on the rise – The Hindu

Queries for home schooling on the rise
The Hindu
With eight cases of sexual assault reported in school premises in the city this year, it appears that parents are panicking. Some young parents have begun enquiring about home schooling. They are exploring the pros and cons, enquiring about the syllabi

Home-schooling levels put Harrogate second in North Yorkshire – Wetherby Today


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Home-schooling levels put Harrogate second in North Yorkshire
Wetherby Today
This puts Harrogate second in the list of districts in the county, behind only Scarborough where there were 70 children being home-schooled when last recorded, and ahead of York and Leeds. NYCC executive member for schools, 16-19-year-old education, …

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Disciples continue success, give homeschoolers opportunities – WWBT

Disciples continue success, give homeschoolers opportunities
WWBT
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) – The Central Virginia Disciples are in their ninth season and have seen themselves grow, both in numbers and success. The team is made up of homeschool students and this year's group of Disciples is looking to continue the squad's …

Mother revitalizes dream of pursuing education after 30 years of homeschooling … – LSU The Reveille


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Mother revitalizes dream of pursuing education after 30 years of homeschooling
LSU The Reveille
After becoming pregnant her sophomore year of college, she dropped out and dedicated her life to homeschooling her three children. Sherrilyn was quick to shrug off any notion of forfeiting career for family. “I didn't sacrifice,” Sherrilyn said. “Being

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Lisbon Demands Homeschoolers Take SAT – Home School Legal Defense Association

Lisbon Demands Homeschoolers Take SAT
Home School Legal Defense Association
In March, the Lisbon High School guidance department sent a letter to several homeschool families saying it is “imperative that you register your student” for the SAT college admission test. The school representative said the “state of Maine” requires it.

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Chart: Who teaches their children at home – The Journal News | LoHud.com

Chart: Who teaches their children at home
The Journal News | LoHud.com
A Journal News analysis of state education data found that Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties had a 31 percent increase of homeschooled students between 2005 and 2013. Statewide, more than 20,000 students receive their primary instruction at …

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