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  1. Choice is starving our public schools: My WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Orlando Sentinel's excellent editorial on school choice and accountability points out flaws in the system.

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  2. a Home-Schooling Model for Higher Education? This may seem like a...Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Instapundit.com

    This may seem like a fringe proposal, but we see several advantages: for starters, more one-on-one access to professors and tailor-made lesson plans.

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  3. Close call. Administration nearly deports home school familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Hot Air

    ... for the Christian family of eight to be deported. Up until now, I had never heard about the Germans banning home schooling, to say nothing of the threat of having children removed from the home if they were not enrolled in the public education ...

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  4. Shocking Turnaround: German Home Schooling Family Now Allowed To Stay In U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Right Wing News

    On Tuesday, the Home School Legal Defense Association announced a drastic turnaround on the part of the federal government: The German Romeike family, which sought asylum in the United States to home-school their children, will now be allowed to stay in America.

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  5. 'The Romeikes Can Stay': Good News for German Home-Schooling Family Denied AsylumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Christianity Today

    "We're not entirely sure what it all means, but it's definitely good," Home School Legal Defense Association attorney Jim Mason told CT.

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  6. Complete Reversal: Home-Schooling German Family Unexpectedly Allowed to Stay in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... as a type of oppression that could give rise to an asylum claim. After all, the progressives would like for home schooling to be made completely illegal in this country. In their eyes, as in national socialist and communist regimes, children belong ...

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  7. DHS Saves German Homeschool Family from DeportationRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | VDARE

    The hopes of the Romeike family of homeschoolers to remain in America seemed to have crashed and burned on Monday when the Supreme Court declined to take their asylum case , but on Tuesday the DHS intervened to allow them to stay indefinitely as long as they remain law abiding.

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  8. Letter: Teachers and parents should be strong alliesRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Lansing State Journal

    ... (1789). In recent years, when parent concerns were ignored, they directed their representatives to make home schooling legal, establish charter schools, prohibit the distribution of contraceptives and curtail counseling for abortion in public ...

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  9. Obama Administration Lets German Homeschooling Family Stay In USRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | News Max

    ... that practice, and Uwe and Hannelore Romeike - who have raised their children as devout Christians and began home schooling three of them in 2006 - feared they would lose custody of them after German authorities visited the family's home and began ...

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  10. Alberta offers parents the most school choice in Canada, Atlantic provinces the leastRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Choice and Competition in Canadian Education.The study analyzes the public system, independent schools and home schooling, to determine the degree of choice available to parents, and the level of school competition across Canada. Some provinces rely ...

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  11. 'Quite a journey' says mom who adopted Romanian orphanRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Lifestyles

    ... and McFarlane created a "Little House on the Prairie" classroom in an empty space offered by their church for home schooling. Jennica loved dressing up pioneer-style and writing on slates. Every weekday, McFarlane taught the daughter who didn't want ...

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  12. The Perfect Score ProjectRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Gotham Gal

    ... . Through out the process she moved out of Westchester, moved to NYC, her son got into college and now she is home schooling her daughter Daisy.

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  13. Times Writers Group: Home can be A-plus schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... college professor, I question the ability of these students to meet the standards of college entrance exams. Home schooling is not unique to the United States. The National Home Educators Research Institute on Jan. 1 cited a growth in parental-led ...

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  14. Mid-Prairie reviews home school assistance programRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... $1 million for the HSAP's future is a good investment. The Mid-Prairie program, which dates to 1989 when home schooling became legal in Iowa, provides support to families who elect to home school their children. This year, the M-P HSAP has 290 ...

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  15. Give students more options, approve Maine Virtual AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... As a result, students were requesting transfers to other districts, moving to private schools or turning to home schooling. While participating in a District Administration Leadership Institute Superintendent Summit in Phoenix, Ariz., I learned how ...

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  16. 'Beautiful minds' set to arrive in Vermont in AprilRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... of responses this year, which came from teens in public high schools, private schools, technical schools, and home schooling situations," said Ariel Brooks, director of non-degree programs at Marlboro. The three prize winners and 23 other finalists ...

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  17. Iowa Representative Patti Ruff holds listening post session in LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Waukon Standard

    ... on roads and education should those needs arise to warrant calling on those funds. The group also discussed home schooling and the 2013 education reform bill, which Ruff said is one of the most liberal in the entire country. According to a Des ...

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  18. Families can find help with home-school groupsRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Tennessean

    Williamson County Homeschoolers has revamped its group. This networking organization is one of several in the Middle Tennessee area that provides support for families.

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  19. Healthy Professsor: A dietititan where you need oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    A: Registered dietitians are the nutrition professionals, so it makes perfect sense for them to be right where you need them - the grocery aisles.

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  20. KC producer Andrew Sinclair speaks a different musical languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Pitch

    ... his wings." Sinclair explains parts of his background - a sheltered childhood of small Midwestern towns and home schooling - as an excuse for his own perceived awkwardness. Music is a way of organizing his thoughts and making sense of the world ...

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