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  1. Staying Grounded in the Adolescent StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Attachment Parenting Blog

    ... and delightful, a true pleasure to be around. My oldest is in 12th grade, back in school after a year of home schooling through an online program. The drama, the complexity of being a girl in a modern high school, the fragility of her becoming , not ...

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  2. Reacts to gubernatorial debateRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... mean their strategies are the same. There have been heated legislative debates over the last session on home schooling, funding for K-12 education, expansion of preschool, child care, youths in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems, ...

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  3. Middle School Kids: Stuck in a Home School Rut? Try a bit of Code.OrgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Irregular Times

    ... times. Every day, it seems more and more kids in the crucial middle school years are in the middle of a home schooling situation. Are you one of those kids? Maybe it's because your parents are so zealous that they don't want you to hear about ideas ...

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  4. Duval's school leaders tout new marketing campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Duval County schools' newest marketing campaign declares "Public Education Strong," borrowing from nationally known Live Strong and Boston Strong ad campaigns. But unlike those campaigns, which referred to Lance Armstrong beating cancer and Boston residents and marathoners overcoming terrorism's fear, Duval schools are facing a less deadly but still serious challenge: how to win back students and parents from charter schools, private schools and home schooling.

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  5. DCPS Slams WaPo Column on School Absence Policy as Misleading and InaccurateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | City Paper

    Washington Post local columnist Petula Dvorak wrote this week about a 13-year-old international piano prodigy at Alice Deal Middle School who has been labeled a truant by D.C. Public Schools, effectively leaving her no choice but to abandon her friends and the public school system for home-schooling. Dvorak compares Avery Gagliano 's story of absences to that of Relisha Rudd , the still missing homeless 8-year-old who had nearly 30 absences before anyone reported her missing.

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  6. Blame the Common Core for Miley Cyrus, phones in toilets, and ... everything else?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Point of View

    ... The important question is, once you have new information, what will you do? I did not have the luxury of home schooling. It is not a reflection on my parents that I did not have that advantage. Instead, at 11 years old I went to a private Catholic ...

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  7. New students at Northlake Christian say it offers a welcoming, fun environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... think about Northlake so far and what they are looking forward to. Abigail Long, a seventh grader, said, "For home schooling, you could work at your own pace and you could adjust your schedule around it, but here you're on a stricter schedule, and ...

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  8. Book Signing Event for the Christian Career Management Guide on September 27thRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... center, Jesus Book and Gift Store stocks a wide selection of Books, Bibles, Music, Gifts, Videos, Apparel, Home Schooling curriculum, Sunday School and Church Supplies which includes a large selection of Spanish language products. Please pick some ...

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  9. Movies'Dolphin Tale 2' puts faith in Christian marketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... believes his Christian demographic will connect with Dolphin Tale 2 's family dynamics subtext, and a home schooling curriculum created as part of the marketing campaign. "There's a lot of talk about the aquarium's mission of rescue, rehab and ...

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  10. Home-school cause at risk of being set back for decades - Irish IndependentRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Home-school cause at risk of being set back for decades Irish Independent They're right, you know. Eddie O'Neill and Monica O'Connor, the home-schooling Co Carlow parents of six kids ranging in age from six to 26, are right in saying it's unconstitutional to make them agree to be assessed as their children's educators.

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  11. Group provides sense of community for home schooling Families on Belvoir - Belvoir EagleRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Group provides sense of community for home schooling Families on Belvoir Belvoir Eagle During an ice cream social hosted by the Belvoir Home Educator's group at the George Washington Neighborhood Center Aug. 27, Joshua Sierra-Davidson, foreground left, 7, is served by his sister Chanel, background right, and Anastasia Blanchard,

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  12. Bridal Boutique : Lesbian CoupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Point of View

    ... The important question is, once you have new information, what will you do? I did not have the luxury of home schooling. It is not a reflection on my parents that I did not have that advantage. Instead, at 11 years old I went to a private Catholic ... 4 comments

  13. 55 Reasons to Home SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Point of View

    ... The important question is, once you have new information, what will you do? I did not have the luxury of home schooling. It is not a reflection on my parents that I did not have that advantage. Instead, at 11 years old I went to a private Catholic ...

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  14. 'Innocence' lacks mystery, surprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Director/writer Hilary Brougher creates a suitably gray and bleak atmosphere in "Innocence," a haunted-school story based on the young-adult novel of the same name by Jane Mendelsohn. But there's not much of a payoff, as this tepid film telegraphs its mild punches from several miles away.

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  15. Tom Ervin: "Something Must Change"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | FITSNews

    ... school they believe will best serve them, whether it's a charter school, public school, magnet school or home schooling. To ensure parents truly have choices in their child's education, we must address Common Core. We do not need President Barack ...

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  16. Back to School: Low performing school working toward improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WNED

    ... time, and right now, I guess they are doing the best they can, but us -- as parents -- we've got to start at home schooling our kids. But the Booker's said education starts at home. "Me, as a parent, and my wife, we do all we can for our kids," said ...

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  17. Barry Lewis: The bittersweet joy of the first day of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... that arrives just before the school bus on that first day of class. As you start to convince yourself that home schooling isn't such a bad idea, the bus doors open and the driver offers an encouraging 'Come on in!' They slowly walk up the steps, ...

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  18. We're standing up for our principles, says jailed mumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Eddie O'Neill and Monica O'Connor with their kids Oran and Elva at their home near Tullow Co. Carlow.

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  19. What it says in the papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Independent.ie

    A mother-of-six who refused to pay a fine relating to the decision to home school her children was arrested yesterday. Monica O'Connor and her husband Eddie O'Neill were found guilty of not registering two of their children for home schooling - and refused an assessment.

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  20. In her own words: 'What is the crime in home-schooling kids?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Independent.ie

    Monica O'Connor pictured being taken by Gardai from her home in Tullow Co. Carlow to prison.

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