Why I’m through with homeschooling – WND.com

Why I'm through with homeschooling
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She is co-founder (with her husband) of a home woodcraft business. The Lewises live on 20 acres in north Idaho with their two homeschooled children, assorted livestock, and a shop that overflows into the house with depressing regularity. Visit her blog

Gabby Douglas Opens Up About Her Very Brief High School Experience: ‘It Was Bad’ – PEOPLE.com


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Gabby Douglas Opens Up About Her Very Brief High School Experience: 'It Was Bad'
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“I was home-schooled, third grade all the way to my senior year,” Douglas, 21, says in an exclusive sneak peek. “Actually, I did go to high school one time and it was just like — it was bad.” “I carried all my books with me, around,” she continues. “I
Gabby Douglas Opens Up About Her 'Bad' High School ExperienceTeenVogue.com

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Aldermen address litter, homeschool – Picayune Item


Picayune Item
Aldermen address litter, homeschool
Picayune Item
After many complaints about limbs and other waste around the shopping center located on Jacobs Street and South Main Street, the Poplarville Board of Aldermen held a public hearing to discuss the issue with property owners. Jeremiah Christy, a …

Homeschool Families Invited to GCC Medina Campus – WBTA

Homeschool Families Invited to GCC Medina Campus
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Genesee Community College invites homeschooled students and their parents to the Medina Campus Center on Monday, April 24, 2017 from 5 – 7 p.m. to learn about GCC's exciting opportunities for students who are homeschooled. Key college staff …

Kansas grandmother of slain boy seeks home schooling reform … – Education Week (subscription)


Education Week (subscription)
Kansas grandmother of slain boy seeks home schooling reform …
Education Week (subscription)
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The death of a woman's 7-year-old grandson is propelling her to become an advocate for reform of home schooling. Judy Conway …

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Weighing in on homeschooling issues – Algona Upper Des Moines


Algona Upper Des Moines
Weighing in on homeschooling issues
Algona Upper Des Moines
Public concern regarding the accountability of homeschooled students spurred an investigation into how school districts are involved with homeschooling, what the state laws are and how accountability is addressed. The Algona Schools, West-Bend Mallard …

2 homeschooled students among six receiving a Presidential Scholarship at LaGrange College – Columbus Ledger-Enquirer


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2 homeschooled students among six receiving a Presidential Scholarship at LaGrange College
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
According to a report on the school website, the top honor, the Presidential Learning and Living Scholarship, is awarded annually to a male and female applicant, and provides full tuition, fees, room and board. Amy Channell, a home-schooled student

Ivy League schools are becoming more accessible to home-schooled students – The Daily Pennsylvanian


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Ivy League schools are becoming more accessible to home-schooled students
The Daily Pennsylvanian
More time to participate in extracurricular activities may give home-schoolers an edge in applications to the Ivy League. Universities sometimes don't have a lot of information to go by when it comes to comparing the schooling backgrounds of home

Kansas grandmother of slain boy seeks home schooling reform … – Education Week (subscription)


Education Week (subscription)
Kansas grandmother of slain boy seeks home schooling reform …
Education Week (subscription)
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The death of a woman's 7-year-old grandson is propelling her to become an advocate for reform of home schooling. Judy Conway …

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Senate panel advances bill creating tax subsidies in Texas for private education, home schooling – Dallas News (blog)


Dallas News (blog)
Senate panel advances bill creating tax subsidies in Texas for private education, home schooling
Dallas News (blog)
AUSTIN — Families choosing to put their children in religious or nonsectarian private schools and even some home-schooling parents, especially of disabled children, could receive state funds to help defray educational costs under a bill that a Senate

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Senate panel advances bill creating tax subsidies in Texas for private education, home schooling – Dallas News (blog)


Dallas News (blog)
Senate panel advances bill creating tax subsidies in Texas for private education, home schooling
Dallas News (blog)
AUSTIN — Families choosing to put their children in religious or nonsectarian private schools and even some home-schooling parents, especially of disabled children, could receive state funds to help defray educational costs under a bill that a Senate

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UPDATE 1: Homeschooled Israeli-American Teen Arrested For JCC, Other Bomb Threats – Forward


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UPDATE 1: Homeschooled Israeli-American Teen Arrested For JCC, Other Bomb Threats
Forward
This version of the story includes additional context, reaction from the Jewish community and the FBI and details about the suspect. JERUSALEM (JTA) — A teen with dual Israeli and American citizenship who lives in Ashkelon in southern Israel was
Israeli teenager arrested over bomb threats to US Jewish targetsThe Guardian
JCC Bomb Threat Suspect Nabbed Following Israeli-Led Int'l InvestigationTheTower.org
Israeli police hold teen over bomb threats to US Jewish centresMiddle East Eye
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Weighing in on homeschooling issues – Algona Upper Des Moines


Algona Upper Des Moines
Weighing in on homeschooling issues
Algona Upper Des Moines
Public concern regarding the accountability of homeschooled students spurred an investigation into how school districts are involved with homeschooling, what the state laws are and how accountability is addressed. The Algona Schools, West-Bend Mallard …

Protect Homeschooled Children from Maltreatment – The Chronicle of Social Change (blog)

Protect Homeschooled Children from Maltreatment
The Chronicle of Social Change (blog)
About 1.8 million children, or 3.4 percent of the school-aged population, were homeschooled in America in 2012, the most recent year for which data are available. Clearly most of their parents are not abusive and want to provide the best education for

Homeschoolers Question Texas ‘School Choice’ Bill – Breitbart News


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Homeschoolers Question Texas 'School Choice' Bill
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While President Donald Trump champions “school choice” on a national level and Governor Greg Abbott pledges to sign such a bill into law should one make it to his desk, some Texas homeschoolers question one piece of proposed school choice policy …

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling – Overlawyered

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling
Overlawyered
Pointing out that it sometimes turns out badly for the kids involved, an emerging group of advocates critical of homeschooling “want stronger oversight, methods to monitor the quality of the education and ways to protect children from the dangers that

Homeschoolers Question Texas ‘School Choice’ Bill – Breitbart News


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Homeschoolers Question Texas 'School Choice' Bill
Breitbart News
While President Donald Trump champions “school choice” on a national level and Governor Greg Abbott pledges to sign such a bill into law should one make it to his desk, some Texas homeschoolers question one piece of proposed school choice policy …

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling – Overlawyered

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling
Overlawyered
Pointing out that it sometimes turns out badly for the kids involved, an emerging group of advocates critical of homeschooling “want stronger oversight, methods to monitor the quality of the education and ways to protect children from the dangers that

Weighing in on homeschooling issues – Algona Upper Des Moines


Algona Upper Des Moines
Weighing in on homeschooling issues
Algona Upper Des Moines
Public concern regarding the accountability of homeschooled students spurred an investigation into how school districts are involved with homeschooling, what the state laws are and how accountability is addressed. The Algona Schools, West-Bend Mallard …

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling – Overlawyered

Advocates seek tighter state reins on homeschooling
Overlawyered
Pointing out that it sometimes turns out badly for the kids involved, an emerging group of advocates critical of homeschooling “want stronger oversight, methods to monitor the quality of the education and ways to protect children from the dangers that