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  1. Distance learning offers Greater Victoria students flexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Penninsula News Review

    Forget rigid chairs and ringing bells, gone are the days of a 'one-size-fits-all' type of education. Awareness of different styles of learning has emerged over the years and with it has come a variety of options for elementary and high school students, including private schools, home schooling and distance learning.

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  2. Emma Thompson should know home schooling is no match for school life, says a - Express.co.ukRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Express.co.uk I HAVE adored Emma Thompson ever since, following two years behind her to Cambridge University, word reached me of her performance at an audition for a part in Moliere's Le Misanthrope. Published: 00:01, Tue, February 10, 2015. By Vanessa Feltz. Emma Thompson to homeschool daughter

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  3. Go Mavericks: Cheerleading, Mighty Mavs Basketball Join Classical Christian Academy Sports LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | OnlinePRNews

    ... academically rigorous and Christ-centered K-12 education option that blends the best aspects of private and home schooling. Classical Christian Academy is a registered 501c(3) organization. For more information, visit www.discovercca.org and like ...

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  4. What's afoot on bill to change qualifications for state education commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Barclay Key, an activist in the state school district formerlytknown as Little Rock, has started an on-line petition against the bill by Sens. Alan Clark and Jane English to remove the requirement that the director of the state Education Department have a masters' degree and 10 years of direct or indirect experience as a teacher. Tony Wood, the current director, has said he'll likely be departing the post by June.

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  5. A choice in schooling - homeschool vs. public school - KETKRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    A choice in schooling - homeschool vs. public school KETK Tyler, TX - Although private schools have been an alternative to public schools for years, home schooling has caught on in the last 20 years.

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  6. Angry mum says autistic son is not getting help he needs in examsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Hinckley Times

    Ruth Howard has reported the Joint Qualification for Councils for discrimination after they deemed her 18-year-old son Billy able to sit his exams without the support she believes he needs A furious mother-of-three has launched a campaign after her disabled son has been denied extra time and support when he sits his A-level exams later this year. Ruth Howard, from Sapcote, has also reported the Joint Qualification for Councils for discrimination after they deemed her 18-year-old son Billy able to sit his exams without the support she believes he needs.

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  7. Mathcards Grade 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | ZDNet Blogs

    MathCards 3rd Grade Grade-wise Curriculum Based Flashcards -Mathcards are curriculum based mathematical flashcard application series. This series designed for simplicity so that Kids can operate it.If you are thinking of Homeschool, or After-school teaching/learning activities, You made a right choice.

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  8. Some charges dismissed in Greenville starvation caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... caught sneaking food, according the reports. The child was removed from Greenville schools in 2013 to undergo home schooling. At home, he allegedly was not permitted out of the house except on the back porch where he would catch bugs and sometimes ...

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  9. From creationism to climate denial to anti-vaxxers: Why the right questions scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... by fossil fuel interests - that government has no place telling companies what to do. And on vaccines, as on home schooling and sex education, anti-science sentiments largely have to do with the idea that parents - and parents alone - are the ones ...

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  10. 'Henry Danger': Hudsonville student to appear on episode of Nickelodeon showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | MLive.com

    Jolie Ledford is like most other young students at Hudsonville South Elementary with one major exception: she's been appearing in television shows and movies for the past year. "Once I left for a haircut and they all thought I was going to California again," Ledford said with a laugh in a phone interview.

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  11. Helping home-schooled kids get creativeRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Local art studios in Brattleboro are partnering with a home schooling program to give home-schooled students a chance to show off their creative side. Oak Meadow is an internationally recognized home-school curriculum and distance learning program.

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  12. Politicians a threat to public healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... and parents can get waivers, such as for medical or religious reasons. I was in school before the era of home schooling, which was called "playing hooky" back then. Kids were in public school or private school with other kids, with whom they ...

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  13. Carlsbad police arrest teen for school bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    ... to facing legal ramifications. Expulsion may mean having to repeat the year if an alternative, such as home schooling or an alternative program, can't be found. "What's really a concern for educators and community members is the whole cry-wolf ...

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  14. More power to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | CNN

    I am 51 years old and have had the measles as did all of my siblings. I have never heard of anyone dying from or suffering complications from measles.

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  15. Yes, 'Fresh off The Boat' Is Important, But Is It Good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The New York Observer

    I don't think anyone is arguing that ABC's Fresh off the Boat is "important," as the first Asian family-starring sitcom since Margaret Cho's All American Girl in 1995. And I have to mention that.

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  16. Noah Van Sciver, Denver cartoonist, drawn to (and away from) DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Denver Post

    Nationally renowned Denver cartoonist Noah Van Sciver works on an upcoming book about Johnny Appleseed at Pablo's Coffee this week. The 30-year-old has drawn for publications such as Westword, Mad Magazine and Wired.

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  17. Personal liberty and measlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    ... point. A family's children, he believes, are the family's responsibility. Presumably, he also believes in home schooling and charter schools. The scruples expressed by Paul, a senator with healthy libertarian tendencies, are almost wholly ...

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  18. Bob Tyrrell:Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Jewish World Review

    ... point. A family's children, he believes, are the family's responsibility. Presumably, he also believes in home schooling and charter schools. The scruples expressed by Paul, a senator with healthy libertarian tendencies, are almost wholly ...

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  19. Orchids & OnionsRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Republic

    ... regular staff a raise but refuses to counteract with a raise for team leads. the lack of regulations for home schooling, therefore dooming tens or possibly hundreds of thousands of children to little or no education. the person who moved into the ...

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  20. Ask Slashdot: Pros and Cons of Homeschooling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Slashdot

    ... about what my kids school life may be like. But that said this year my eldest goes off to pre-school. Home schooling sits outside of the norm, so our attitude was that we would keep it as an option for use IF our child struggled or had an experience ...

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