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  1. A very cool thing': Warm hearts freeze cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Walton Sun

    ... and Cancer Freeze Organizer Jennifer has shaved her head almost every year for the cause. When Jennifer isn't home schooling their two boys, she says she does everything from planning and event promoting, to speaking at public gatherings for Cancer ...

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  2. family shares online school experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brookfield

    ... mutually exclusive. Carrie Jensen has enrolled her children in the Wisconsin Virtual Academy to provide at-home schooling for five of her children. Two older Jensen children also attended the academy through eighth grade and now attend Brookfield ...

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  3. Every day is an opportunity to home-school childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Two weeks into the countrywide teachers' strike and no end in sight got me thinking about how much children are going to miss. Two weeks into the countrywide teachers' strike and no end in sight got me thinking about how much children are going to miss.

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  4. How the Duggar family's over-the-top beliefs created an...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Salon

    Several outlets have noted in the past week that the Duggar family has been outspoken in its support of Bill Gothard's home-schooling program, which includes lessons on sexual assault that blame and shame victims for their "immodesty" and for contributing to their own abuse. The Duggars use Bill Gothard's Advanced Training Institute for homeschooling.

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  5. East County E-views: Vaccination exemptions?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    ... is not. He has severe problems after them. If your kids are vaccinated, then what are you worried about? And home schooling them won t keep them out of Target, off the park equipment, out of Safeway. The Constitution is losing as we will as a ...

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  6. Parents Rally Support for Mother Issued an Arrest Warrant After Son...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheBlaze.com

    On May 12, Julie Giles asked for a prayer, something she admitted she did often. But this time was different, more serious.

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  7. How the Duggars and Right Wing Home Schoolers are Handling Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    One of the greatest reasons home school advocates give for home schooling is that the want to be closer to God. They want to move away from public sex ed.

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  8. City is growing, public school attendance is droppingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mountain View Voice

    ... are opting out of sending children to their public neighborhood school in favor of private schools and home schooling, many of the families within the district are fight to transfer out of their own neighborhood schools, flocking to either the ...

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  9. Socialization as a religious phenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Floyd County Times

    Every home schooling parent has been asked the S-Question: "What about socialization?" The implications of the question are less than flattering: Students who attend schools outside the home are socialized better because they spend so much time with their immature peers, whereas students who attend school within the home are poorly socialized because they spend so much time with their mature parents. Socialization that occurs on the soccer field, during debate rounds, and in church doesn't count .

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  10. Critics knock surprise sports measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    Critics are blasting Wisconsin legislators after the state's budget committee passed a surprise motion last week that would allow private, home-schooled and online charter students to participate in public school district athletics and activities. The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee passed a motion early Wednesday that included the plan.

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  11. 5/25/2015Read the original story

    Monday | Digby

    Asking for it by digby Ok, this is very creepy. It's about a document from Bill Gothard's home schooling cult that tells people like the Duggars how to deal with sexual abuse: The document describes a situation in which social workers visited a home and informed the parents that their oldest son had sexually abused younger members of his family.

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  12. Josh Duggar cancels event, child molestation scandal ends 19 Kids and Counting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    In light of scandal , Josh Duggar canceled an appearance at a home schooling event in Sandusky, Ohio, this week. The " 19 Kids and Counting " star on TLC recently admitted that he had inappropriately touched a young girl when he was a teenager, shocking many devoted followers of the popular Christian show.

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  13. Josh Duggar may be dropped from "19 Kids and Counting"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    ... from the public eye. The married 27-year-old cancelled a scheduled appearance next weekend at a Christian home schooling convention, E! reports . "While we could fret or argue over what is truth and what is gossip in the recent media reports, we ...

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  14. Surprise school sports measure stirs up criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  15. Picturing Education on a Bell CurveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... or useless, cut off from an inner compass and drive, and cynical about a nation, Land of the Free. For some, home schooling is an answer. But why should these children have to be isolated from schoolchildren? Is there no middle way? The second ...

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  16. Josh Duggar May Be Dropped From '19 Kids and Counting', Cancels Speaking EventRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | WVII

    ... trying to remove himself from the public eye. TMZ also claims that he cancelled a scheduled appearance at a home schooling convention in Sandusky, Ohio. The married 27-year-old reportedly said "he would be too much of a distraction and didn't want ...

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  17. Josh Duggar cancels Sandusky, Ohio appearance amid molestation allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Examiner.com

    A scheduled speaking engagement by 19 Kids and Counting star and conservative activist Josh Duggar has been canceled. The cancellation comes after it was revealed that he allegedly molested five underage girls when he was a teenager, marking the... " 19 Kids and Counting " reality star Josh Duggar has canceled an upcoming appearance this week in Sandusky, Ohio to speak at a home schooling convention amid his child molestation scandal according to a Saturday, May 23 report from E! Josh Duggar reveals that he told organizers that his presence would cause too much of a distraction.

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  18. Kenai Christian academy graduates 1 seniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Greenwich Citizen

    Wings Christian Academy , based in Kenai's Immanuel Baptist Church , held a graduation ceremony for Tyler Ophus, its sole departing senior. The May 15 ceremony opened with pledges to the Bible and to the American and Christian flags, and a scripture reading from Song of Solomon.

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  19. Critics blast legislators over surprise sports measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | WKBT

    Critics are blasting legislators after the state's budget committee passed a surprise motion last week that would allow private, home-schooled and online charter students to participate in public school district athletics and activities. The Legislature's Joint Finance Committee passed a motion early Wednesday morning that included the plan.

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  20. Saving horses is a community minded affair in Martin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Examiner.com

    ... organizations including the 4-H groups, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Big Brothers and Big Sisters, day cares, home schooling (and Alzheimer's Support Groups where the therapy horse, Rozlyn, has visited nursing homes and made guest appearances at ...

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