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Honor the legacy of my father, Christopher Reeve
My father, actor Christopher Reeve, loved to travel, even after he was paralyzed from a severe spinal cord injury.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
The Bennington Banner
An educational children's story
I confess that I generally don't pay too much attention to children's stories these days.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Huppenthal takes school vouchers to AZ Supreme Court
Saying it's really a legal contract between the state and parents, School Superintendent John Huppenthal is urging the Arizona Supreme Court to uphold the legality of what amounts to a voucher program for students.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The News Journal
Couple who imprisoned son sentenced to five years
The Ogletown couple who locked their 12-year-old son in his room for three months in 2011 each were sentenced to serve over five years in prison today by a Superior Court judge.
Obama wrong to deport home school family seeking religious freedom
Where will they go next if such freedom is denied? An appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court is the latest dramatic chapter in an effort to save an Evangelical Christian family from being deported back to their home country of Germany where religious liberty was being pounded away by the government.
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Largest U.S. Celebration of Educational Opportunity in 50 Days
In 50 days, the largest-ever national celebration of educational opportunity will kick off in all 50 states.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Seven Summits Centre students speak: Cameo Gow
I moved to Rossland on Nov. 22 to attend the Snowboard Academy and Seven Summits Learning Centre to finish my graduate year.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Home-school culture shifting away from religious ties
Home-schooling has risen among secular students in recent years. A 2013 National Center for Education Statistics study showed home-schoolers no longer list religion as their top reason for schooling from home.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Free the home-schoolers, President Obama
Among others, the U.S. offers sanctuary to God's most talented and motivated individuals.
Home Schooling Is Not A Good Option For Every Child
My 5-year-old son is an only child whom I homeschool. He talks back, argues and generally wears me down.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Should parents pay extra for under-performing students?
Sen. Aaron Osmond, R-South Jordan, sent a shot across the bow of Utah schools in July by calling for an end to compulsory education laws.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Home schooling through the holidays
For many families it is easy to be over whelmed this time of year. When you home school it can be easier to be over whelmed.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Langley's Lochiel adding upper grades
Lochiel U-Connect school is adding grades. Within three years, students will be able to go all the way to Grade 12. The Lochiel program started in 1997, the first B.C. school to blend face to face instruction with home schooling and online learning.
Ruth Marcus: A tragic mother
That matter-of-fact recitation, from the just-released official report on the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., encapsulates the enduring contradiction of Nancy Lanza, shot four times in her bed with her .22-caliber Savage Mark II rifle.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
New York Daily News
Lots of work fuels Bravo performance on 'Jinxed'
It may not sound normal to have starred in a hit TV series and three movies while you still have a a year left in high school.
Court Orders 14 Children Seized From Canada Ultra-Orthodox Sect
A court in Quebec has ordered 14 children from an extremist haredi Orthodox sect to be placed in foster care and receive psychological support.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Home schooling provides a healthy alternative to public education
It's no secret that the Obama administration seeks to obliterate home schooling in order to further the indoctrination of all American children through Common Core.
St. Louis alumni react to school's financial trouble
Oahu private school is getting a failing grade in finances and turns to its formers students for help.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Supreme Court orders Obama admin to respond to home schooling petition
Newscast Media WASHINGTON-The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered the Obama administration to respond to a petition by the Home School Legal Defense Association to hear an appeal in the Romeikes deportation case.
Theater and home-schooling
One of the terrific advantages of home-schooling is the gift of time. Home-schooled students have the time to pursue their passions! Sometimes their passion is in the area of the arts.