Home-school enrollment up 37% here in a decade – Fauquier Now

Home-school enrollment up 37% here in a decade
Fauquier Now
“It's become more commonplace, it used to be regarded as somewhat fringe,” said Karen Skelton, president of the Organization of Virginia Homeschoolers. The nonprofit group, which began in 1993, provides advice and other assistance to home-schooling …

Hard-Won: Homeschooler Earns Florida Vocational Scholarship – Home School Legal Defense Association

Hard-Won: Homeschooler Earns Florida Vocational Scholarship
Home School Legal Defense Association
It took several years of work, but a team effort has helped a homeschool student qualify for a state vocational scholarship. We believe David Sager is the first homeschooler to qualify for the award. His experience will pave the way for other

Legislator Apologizes for Calling Homeschooling “Child Abuse” – Home School Legal Defense Association

Legislator Apologizes for Calling Homeschooling “Child Abuse”
Home School Legal Defense Association
Recent comments like these reveal antagonism towards homeschooling among certain factions in the New Hampshire Legislature, explaining why we appear headed toward a legislative battle over homeschool freedoms. According to the Manchester Union …

Amid Roy Moore allegations, stories of evangelical men and teenage courtship emerge – Kansas City Star


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Amid Roy Moore allegations, stories of evangelical men and teenage courtship emerge
Kansas City Star
We should probably talk about how there is a segment of evangelicalism and homeschool culture where the only thing Roy Moore did wrong was initiating sexual contact outside of marriage. 14 year old girls courting adult men isn't entirely uncommon.
Roy Moore's Alleged Abuse Isn't Scandalous in Some Evangelical CirclesPatheos (blog)
Why Roy Moore's Evangelical Supporters Won't Abandon HimReligion Dispatches
Dating Teenage Girls Isn't Politically Toxic in the Bible BeltVICE

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Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools – Yakima Herald-Republic


Yakima Herald-Republic

Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools
Yakima Herald-Republic
Home-schooled athletes compete for high schools throughout the Yakima Valley, with perhaps none more successful than former Selah athlete Brigham Cardon. The 2017 Washington Gatorade Track and Field Male Athlete of the Year won the 2A state …

Why we’re considering home schooling our biracial son – Washington Post


Washington Post

Why we're considering home schooling our biracial son
Washington Post
The declaration came emphatically, out of nowhere — dropped between sudsing his hair and rinsing out the shampoo with a plastic yellow duck full of water. “I'm not black,” my then 4-year-old son announced, while playing with his superhero figurines in

Replica Christopher Columbus Ships Spark Learning For Homeschool Students – 5newsonline.com


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Replica Christopher Columbus Ships Spark Learning For Homeschool Students
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FORT SMITH (KFSM) – Replica ships of the Niña and Pinta have arrived in Fort Smith and are are giving homeschool students a step back in time. "It's so amazing," Kaden McGrew, homeschool student said. "I feel like Columbus." The ships travel 11 months …

Home-schooler, religious groups cautiously optimistic about Quebec school bill – The Western Star


The Western Star

Home-schooler, religious groups cautiously optimistic about Quebec school bill
The Western Star
Representatives from Quebec's Orthodox Jewish Community and a home-schooling parents' association say they're cautiously optimistic about Bill 144, which grants Quebec's Education Department new powers to inspect private homes or unlicensed …

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Bethel Education Center Bridges Gap Between Homeschool & School – Connecticut Magazine

Bethel Education Center Bridges Gap Between Homeschool & School
Connecticut Magazine
Workspace, which opened last January, occupies a middle ground somewhere between homeschool and private school, creating an educational incubator or shared-learning facility that has the look, feel and upbeat emphasis on education of a Silicon …

Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools – Yakima Herald-Republic


Yakima Herald-Republic

Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools
Yakima Herald-Republic
Home-schooled athletes compete for high schools throughout the Yakima Valley, with perhaps none more successful than former Selah athlete Brigham Cardon. The 2017 Washington Gatorade Track and Field Male Athlete of the Year won the 2A state …

Home-schooled students deserve equal opportunities to play on public sports teams – Lamron

Home-schooled students deserve equal opportunities to play on public sports teams
Lamron
Currently, 31 states have passed equal access legislation, allowing home-schooled students to become members of public school sports teams, according to the Tim Tebow Bill website. Regrettably, New York State is not one of them. Despite how parents …

Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools – Yakima Herald-Republic


Yakima Herald-Republic

Home-schooled athletes fit right in at local high schools
Yakima Herald-Republic
Home-schooled athletes compete for high schools throughout the Yakima Valley, with perhaps none more successful than former Selah athlete Brigham Cardon. The 2017 Washington Gatorade Track and Field Male Athlete of the Year won the 2A state …