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  1. Bill would boost public money for private schoolRead the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | Education Week

    A last-minute amendment to a bill that aims to expand the state's school-voucher program would also increase the amount in public funds a student could receive to attend private school.

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  2. Let the nesting season beginRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Charleston Gazette

    ... story planter ledge as their nest site. The homeowners use the nest as part of the science curriculum for home schooling their daughter. Last year the owls fledged two young. This year the first egg appeared on January 10; the second eggs arrived ...

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  3. A ringing successRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | Lowell Sun

    The 2014 "Dollars For Scholars" Phone-a-thon of the Bedford Chapter of the Citizens' Scholarship Foundation reached more than 2,400 Bedford and Hanscom residents, who pledged $37,411, according to chairpersons Alma and Silvester Pomponi.

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  4. Elk Mound community reaches out to family of nine after fire - Top News - InsuranceNewsNet.comRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | Insurance News Net

    March 22-- More than a week after a fire left an Elk Mound family of nine homeless and without possessions, Paula Gunderson and her eight children still are living in a hotel.

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  5. Soapbox: Stop treating ancillary needs in schools and fix the heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Fort Collins Coloradoan

    ... is huge. Parents who have the means to do so often move their children to charter schools or resort to home schooling. Some politicians propose a voucher system. Those without means are left to the public school system, which is being held together ...

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  6. Christian School of York option aims to offer 'best of both worlds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | The York Daily Record

    ... The reasons for considering the program vary from parent to parent, Hofer said. Some parents are coming from home schooling and no longer want to be responsible for structuring their own curriculum, or some might want to help their child transition ...

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  7. Letter: Want to see 'life elevated'? Take a look at GermanyRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... are semi-fluent in two foreign languages. A prerequisite for law school admission is three years of Latin. Home schooling is illegal. It is deemed woefully inadequate. Parental rights do not supersede children's rights. All children are given a ...

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  8. Change tax structure to support educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | Springfield News-Leader

    ... exclusively. Let's not flirt with the separation of church and state. If parents want private, religious or home schooling, they have the freedom and liberty to choose that course, but don't ask your fellow citizens to pay for it. A public ...

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  9. Vanzetta Penn McPherson: Home schoolers must live with choiceRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... the public school menu while rejecting all other offerings. In fact, the claim of "discrimination" made by home schooling parents can easily be turned on its head. Is it discriminatory (or fair) when a school assesses an enrolled student's conduct ...

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  10. Capistrano Unified Parents Feel Years of Budget Cuts' ImpactsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Patch.com

    ... performance of students Administrators come to meeting and listen to us Choices: charter schools, academies, home schooling-online classes Curriculum is strong Diverse population The school board is fiscally conservative Open enrollment policy ...

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  11. The Chosen ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Day

    ... started progressing, and Olena Morozova was asked to withdraw her child from school. The boy had to switch to home schooling. Anton's writing activity started with a friendly argument with a classmate: they wanted to find out who was capable of ...

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  12. Our Deanes is number 1! Parents on why picking school was easy choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | South End Standard

    ... their siblings' lives apart and sending them to separate schools. For others, it raised the possibility of home schooling. Now, despite 10 months of uncertainty, the school's future has finally been secured and relieved families are seizing the ...

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  13. Author of 'Parent Power: The Key to America's Prosperity' Dr....Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | PRWeb

    ... sensory integration disorder that ultimately was modified to become Asperger's Syndrome when he was thirteen. Home schooling was recommended. From the eighth grade on, his mother taught him the humanities, and his father met with him twice a week to ...

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  14. Home-schooling parents relieved over passage of SB39Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | KSL-TV

    During the 2014 Utah Legislature, lawmakers passed bills and funding that will affect every Utah student - even those who aren't enrolled in public schools. 4 comments

  15. New Anti-Abortion Group Targets High Schools, ChurchesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | Crooks and Liars

    Toby Harmon is the co-founder of Abolish Human Abortion , and the subject of a mini-documentary aired on Joy Ann Reid's show this morning.

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  16. Senate Education moves bill on grant program for correspondence studiesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... such technological equipment as iPads and other tablet computers. It would allow correspondence schools and home schooling families to purchase educational programs and materials developed by public and private universities as long as such materials ...

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  17. Senate Education moves bill on grant programRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | Washington Times

    ... such technological equipment as iPads and other tablet computers. It would allow correspondence schools and home schooling families to purchase educational programs and materials developed by public and private universities as long as such materials ...

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  18. Letter | Zais asks mother, parents, to work for school choiceRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... schools, single gender programs or schools, year-round schools, Montessori programs, arts-infused schools, home schooling, faith-based schools, alternative schools for struggling students, schools that focus on special needs children, schools ...

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  19. Let the nesting season beginRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Charleston Gazette

    ... story planter ledge as their nest site. The homeowners use the nest as part of the science curriculum for home schooling their daughter. Last year the owls fledged two young. This year the first egg appeared on January 10; the second eggs arrived ...

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  20. Bullying by schools: Tutors International publishes step-by-step...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | PRWeb

    ... international relocation, after-school support, full-time home tuition, support for AD/HD and dyslexia, home schooling for frequent travellers, and college prep and coaching. Tutors International was founded by Adam Caller who has tutored students ...

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