Home Schooling Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Many Things Folks on the Right Misunderstand About AP HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... primarily as a function of religious obligation, and could often be learned though the predecessor of modern home schooling. The practice of home schooling was particularly important for religious dissidents and became part of early colonial ...

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  2. Home at LastRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | 704 Houser Street

    ... here. This seems odd to me. After the first week of their visit we decided to declare a spring break from home schooling, because no one seemed to be able to think with the grandparents here. I on the other hand didn't have to knock on my bathroom ...

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  3. POLL: What kind of oversight should home schooling have in N.J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    In response to a Warren County family's claims that an alleged unconstitutional home intrusion by the state's Division of Child Protection and Permanency was related to an investigation of the parents' home schooling of their 15-year-old son, readers commented on New Jersey's current home schooling practices and regulations. StareDecisis wrote in one comment "Please ask yourself if you would ever consider a complaint that your method of homeschooling might have shortcomings is somehow an imminent danger scenario that would require an emergency home invasion by government officials."

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  4. Islamic extremists setting up unregulated schools in UK - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... school and local authorities have a responsibility to make sure all children who are supposedly receiving home schooling in their area are getting a suitable education. The Telegraph learned that the DfE has launched a number of investigations into ...

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  5. BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | RecordNET

    Besides the traditional New Jerusalem program, Delta Charter Schools offers Dynamic Visual Learning methodology programs for kindergartners at Tracy's Delta Charter Elementary School and Stockton's Delta Bridges Charter School, as well as home-schooling support for parents through the Delta Charter Homeschool program. Applications will be available at the main school office at 31400 S. Koster Road, Tracy, and at 703 E. Swain, Stockton, and, 1301 Durham Ferry Road, Tracy.

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  6. Republican candidates court homeschooling families in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Home

    Eight years after Mike Huckabee tapped the support of evangelical home-schooling families as part of his winning coalition in the 2008 Iowa caucuses, a lineup of GOP hopefuls is seeking to duplicate that effort. Five Republican prospects courted homeschool families in Des Moines on Thursday at an annual gathering sponsored by the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators.

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  7. Thoughtful gift for family that opted for home-schoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A few days later, a mysterious gift package arrived at our door with Easter candies, school supplies, scented markers and a sweet, handwritten poem wishing the boys well in their new home-schooling journey. Have you found an error, or know of something we've missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.

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  8. A Republican Slap In The Face To Latinos and Hispanics On ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Note: I rarely republish but I'm doing so here because this really pisses me off. Published and revised from earlier today. 6 comments

  9. Odds & EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    ... provision would grant asylum for up to 500 individuals "fleeing home school persecution" in countries where home schooling is illegal. Seriously, it's headlines like this that make me wonder whether or not my sanity is going to survive over the next ...

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  10. Republicans Show Their Deep Concern For Immigration Reform--If You're White And EuropeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Republicans know the Latino and Hispanic community doesn't trust them on immigration issues. After all, the leading GOP voice on immigration has been Steven King who has characterized all undocumented immigrants as "drug mules" with "calves the size of cantaloupes" from hauling illicit drugs over the U.S./Mexican border, or simply compared them to dogs .

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  11. The Latest How Can You Begin Home Schooling? Start! Jessica Hulcy commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Crosswalk

    ... study , daily devotions , marriage , parenting , movie reviews , music, news, and more. The best way to begin home schooling is to activate the five-letter word START. So often, parents who truly desire to teach their children at home say, "I am not ...

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  12. Republicans Want To Grant Asylum To Home-SchoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... provision would grant asylum for up to 500 individuals "fleeing home school persecution" in countries where home schooling is illegal. The bill explicitly refers to home schooling as a "particular social group" and indicates that a person is ...

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  13. Home Schoolers Wary of Changes to IA LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    "If it ain't broke, don't fix it!"...that's the message from the head of the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators at the statehouse Thursday. Justin LaVan of NICHE says they're happy with recent changes to the Iowa Code removing restrictions on the Iowa home-schooling community.

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  14. “School commutes are driving parents to full time private...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WebWire

    Leading provider of full-time home tuition, Tutors International, today reported that more enquiries for full-time home schooling are coming from parents who are tired of long commutes to and from school. The world's leading provider of full-time private tuition, Tutors International, today announced an increase in the switch to home schooling because they feel that the excessive commutes to and from their child's school are harmful to the family's daily life.

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  15. 12-year-old boy kills himself after joining cheerleadin...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Xtra!

    A 12-year-old boy named Ronin Shimizu from Folsom, California, killed himself after facing bullying for being the only boy on his school's cheerleading squad. The bullying got so bad that Shimizu's parents decided to remove him from Folsom Middle School and began home-schooling him.

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  16. USDLA Elects Berkeley College Online Campus Operating Officer Sharon Goldstein to Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Paramus Post

    ... are: pre K-12, higher education, continuing education, corporate training, military and government training, home schooling and telemedicine. In addition USDLA is also focused on national and international technology based Distance Learning. About ...

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  17. Destiny Christian Academy accepting enrollment for 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Cape Gazette

    ... comfortable, while still remaining challenged," she said. "Our curriculum and philosophy is very much like home schooling, but with healthy peer interaction in a slightly more formal, but relaxed setting. We teach the beauty of God's creation, so ...

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  18. DP Buzz: Home-schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... important aspect of school that home-schoolers miss, probably not by their choice. So on balance: yes. Yes. Home schooling is largely a matter of parents objecting to the low education standards, as well as objection to ideological indoctrination, ...

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  19. Supreme Court Says Mom Doesn't Have Right To Home School ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    The Nebraska Supreme Court has ruled that a judge had the right to order a mother not to home school her daughter, based on child welfare officials' recommendations and the mother's history of abusive disciplinary tactics. The mother, listed only as "Angel B." in Friday's opinion, had appealed the Lancaster County Juvenile Court's order last summer keeping her from home schooling her 6-year-old daughter until further notice.

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  20. Court: Judge had right to keep mother from home-schoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled Friday that a juvenile court judge had the right to order a mother not to home-school her young daughter, based on the recommendation of child welfare officials and the mother's history of abusive child discipline tactics. The mother, listed only as " Angel B. " in the opinion, had appealed the Lancaster County Juvenile Court 's order last summer keeping her from home-schooling her 6-year-old daughter and requiring her to enroll the girl in a school approved by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services until further notice.

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