Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto. "Behind the Headlines" guest Robin Bayer, a Palo Alto resident whose children are home-schooled, joins Palo Alto Weekly journalists to discuss the experience of at-home education. Watch the webcast here. Webcasts

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Religious schools, homeschoolers to get a boost in GOP tax plan, thanks to Ted Cruz and Mike Pence – Washington Examiner


Washington Examiner

Religious schools, homeschoolers to get a boost in GOP tax plan, thanks to Ted Cruz and Mike Pence
Washington Examiner
Parents would get new federal tax breaks for sending their children to private or religious schools or teaching them at home if the final Republican tax overhaul bill becomes law. For that, they can thank Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who offered the

Outside the System: A Homeschooling Story – Sixth Tone


Sixth Tone

Outside the System: A Homeschooling Story
Sixth Tone
This is the second article in a series on homeschooling in China. Part one can be found here. ZHEJIANG, East China — Ever since she was a toddler, people have questioned why Yuan Xiaoyi, now 18, didn't attend school like other children. But brief

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Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Parents say home schooling is a child-by-child choice: In some families, a son or daughter is home-schooled while a sibling stays in the public school district. Some parents also choose to send their children back to traditional school after being at

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Dealing Cards: Injuries rise, Barnes picks football over … – Arizona Sports


Arizona Sports

Dealing Cards: Injuries rise, Barnes picks football over …
Arizona Sports
The list of names rivaled that of a child's wish list for Christmas. Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians listed nine players who did not practice Wednesday.
Tackle Khalif Barnes glad to get away from home-schooling duties …Cards Wire

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Outlaw Educators: China’s Growing Homeschooling Movement – Sixth Tone


Sixth Tone

Outlaw Educators: China's Growing Homeschooling Movement
Sixth Tone
Turned off by public schools' strict curriculum and focus on exams, parents educate their children at home.

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Garrett Braun: Solutions to homeschool challenges – Boulder Daily Camera

Garrett Braun: Solutions to homeschool challenges
Boulder Daily Camera
Devon White raised some valid challenges in regards to homeschooling in his recent guest opinion. Addressing these challenges now is extra important due to the increase in homeschooling taking place in Colorado. I want to respond, in order to offer

Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto. "Behind the Headlines" guest Robin Bayer, a Palo Alto resident whose children are home-schooled, joins Palo Alto Weekly journalists to discuss the experience of at-home education. Watch the webcast here. Webcasts

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Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Parents say home schooling is a child-by-child choice: In some families, a son or daughter is home-schooled while a sibling stays in the public school district. Some parents also choose to send their children back to traditional school after being at

and more »

Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online

Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Webcast: Home schooling in Palo Alto. "Behind the Headlines" guest Robin Bayer, a Palo Alto resident whose children are home-schooled, joins Palo Alto Weekly journalists to discuss the experience of at-home education. Watch the webcast here. Webcasts

African Americans Consider Home-Schooling For Safety Reasons – Indiana Public Media


Indiana Public Media

African Americans Consider Home-Schooling For Safety Reasons
Indiana Public Media
Uzuri says many factors played into their final decision to homeschool their children including the punishment used in school against African Americans. Studies show black students are less likely to be recommended for gifted and advanced classes, and

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Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Parents say home schooling is a child-by-child choice: In some families, a son or daughter is home-schooled while a sibling stays in the public school district. Some parents also choose to send their children back to traditional school after being at

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African Americans Consider Home-Schooling For Safety Reasons – Indiana Public Media


Indiana Public Media

African Americans Consider Home-Schooling For Safety Reasons
Indiana Public Media
Homeschooling has traditionally been for white families who keep their kids home for religious or spiritual reasons. But that's changing — about a third of home-schooled students now are minorities and their numbers are rising. But it's not

Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Why families choose to home-school in Palo Alto
Palo Alto Online
Parents say home schooling is a child-by-child choice: In some families, a son or daughter is home-schooled while a sibling stays in the public school district. Some parents also choose to send their children back to traditional school after being at

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Home schooling grows up – Palo Alto Online


Palo Alto Online

Home schooling grows up
Palo Alto Online
Jen Bayer is taking a jazz piano class at De Anza College, and both girls plan to learn more about biology — and leadership — by serving as docents through a Stanford University class at biological preserve Jasper Ridge starting in January. For many

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Tackle Khalif Barnes glad to get away from home-schooling duties – KPNX 12 News TV


KPNX 12 News TV

Tackle Khalif Barnes glad to get away from home-schooling duties
KPNX 12 News TV
The Arizona Cardinals gave veteran tackle Khalif Barnes another opportunity to play the game he loves. In doing so, it took him from something he didn't particularly love. Barnes had been unsigned all season and was taking care of his home-schooled

12-year-old prodigy Alma Deutscher on homeschooling and Mozart – Financial Times


Financial Times

12-year-old prodigy Alma Deutscher on homeschooling and Mozart
Financial Times
“You see, I have this skipping rope, and I just wave it around, and I let my imagination go free,” says Alma Deutscher, trying to explain the inexplicable. “Before this I would pick up sticks and wave them around, and some sticks were better than

Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes – U.S. News & World Report

Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes
U.S. News & World Report
Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes. After more than 20 years of providing resources and activities for home schooling, a southwest Missouri group is closing its doors. Dec. 10, 2017, at 10:53 a.m.. Home School Group From Southwest

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Report: Home-schooling on the rise in North Carolina – The Progressive Pulse


The Progressive Pulse

Report: Home-schooling on the rise in North Carolina
The Progressive Pulse
In the 2016-2017 school year, an estimated 127,847 children were homeschooled. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the number of homeschooled students in the U.S. has increased from 1,096,000 in 2003 to 1,773,000 in 2012 – an

Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes – U.S. News & World Report

Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes
U.S. News & World Report
Home School Group From Southwest Missouri Closes. After more than 20 years of providing resources and activities for home schooling, a southwest Missouri group is closing its doors. Dec. 10, 2017, at 10:53 a.m.. Home School Group From Southwest

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