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  1. Colorado student says teacher shut him in dark closet as punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A middle school student said a teacher shut him in a dark closet, facing the wall as punishment during a detention Thursday, and now the teacher is on paid administrative leave. Alex Manzanares said when he showed up for detention during lunch at Adams City Middle School, the band teacher overseeing the detention directed him into the closet.

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  2. What A 19th-Century Educator Taught Me About Jewish Home Schooling In Age Of Betsy DeVosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    The contentious confirmation of Betsy DeVos as education secretary provoked a fair number of outraged folks to threaten to exercise their own right to school choice and home-school their children. Timing-wise, this announcement coincided with Orthodox Jewish parents starting to get their tuition bills for the next school year.

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  3. Charlotte Mason Taught Me A Lesson About Home Schooling - ForwardRead the original story

    Yesterday | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Charlotte Mason Taught Me A Lesson About Home Schooling Forward The contentious confirmation of Betsy DeVos as education secretary provoked a fair number of outraged folks to threaten to exercise their own right to school choice and home-school their children.

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  4. Charlotte Mason Taught Me A Lesson About Home SchoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forward

    The contentious confirmation of Betsy DeVos as education secretary provoked a fair number of outraged folks to threaten to exercise their own right to school choice and home-school their children. Timing-wise, this announcement coincided with Orthodox Jewish parents starting to get their tuition bills for the next school year.

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  5. Life and Death Struggle for the Children of SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OpEdNews

    ... still being malnourished, MSRCL hopes that she can enter a public school near her home. While receiving home schooling the past few months, and despite Ghina's worry that "kids will make fun of me because of my leg" her mother agrees that being ...

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  6. Danford resigns with blistering attack on districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kansas City Nursing News

    Chris Danford has resigned from the St. Joseph Board of Education, saying her "minority position" on the board prevents her from making meaningful changes to academic and financial issues. Among a series of allegations raised in a press release announcing her departure, Danford said troubled students have been diverted to home schooling to boost graduation rates and community engagement efforts amount to little more than a marketing strategy for a future tax increase.

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  7. Senate Bill 61 would rightly provide Colorado charter schools equity in fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    ... restaurants. I don't recommend traditional public schools, public charter schools, private schools, or home schooling; I recommend specific schools within each of these categories depending on the quality of the school and needs of the student. ...

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  8. DeVos Spars With Teachers, Trump On Autism And More Education Stories Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News 88.9 KNPR

    With Secretary Betsy DeVos rolling up her sleeves at the Education Department and, at one point this week, joining Donald Trump at the White House to talk with educators and parents, Washington, D.C., is making a lot of education news these days. For those of you struggling to keep up, the NPR Ed Team is trying something new: a weekly recap of the latest national education news.

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  9. Trump On Autism, DeVos Protests And More Education Stories Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News 88.9 KNPR

    With Secretary Betsy DeVos rolling up her sleeves at the Education Department and, at one point this week, joining Donald Trump at the White House to talk with educators and parents, Washington, D.C., is making a lot of education news these days. For those of you struggling to keep up, the NPR Ed Team is trying something new: a weekly recap of the latest national education news.

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  10. 2/17 Bauerle and Bellavia Hour 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... and you know how how dare are you aware of the crash off the politics despite I didn't know about the way home schooling years. I knew about some woman home so it would not kill you but you what we're there as Tom's question. But with a protest ...

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  11. Homeschooling and the Law - UPDATERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... meeting with the school board or designee] was to create a 2 tier process out of concern for advocates of home schooling. The 2 tier process is such that a parent/guardian may enroll their child but after 45 days, if for any reason the ...

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  12. New owners plan to keep family involved in Harmony's JEM TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Republican-Leader

    ... works full-time for Casper Plumbing and Heating of Decorah. Amber is a stay-at-home mom, who stays very busy home schooling her three older children. The kids have three paper routes in Harmony, which keeps them pretty busy. But Dana and Amber felt ...

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  13. The Trump Revolution Will Not Be TelevisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | American Thinker

    Folks, take a deep breath. That unusual faint sweet aroma in the air is called "freedom."

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  14. Plan B is growing wings! This is voters' mental abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Trading Post

    ... By the time the new Secretary of Education gets done privatizing public education, through charter schools, home schooling, parochial schooling, school vouchers and virtual education, to allow parents - regardless of their zip code - the ability to ...

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  15. Disability inclusion practices failing some families: WA educatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | ABC News

    ... be brought together to determine what was best for each of these children, including the possibility of home schooling, with the department's support. "Let's have an education assistant who can actually work in the school and at home. And if they go ...

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  16. Influential conservative group: Trump, DeVos should dismantle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Washington Post

    ... a "restoration of education in America" that would minimize the federal role, promote religious schools and home schooling and enshrine "historic Judeo-Christian principles" as a basis for instruction. Names of the council's members are closely ...

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  17. Edelblut confirmed as New Hampshire education commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Concord Monitor

    A businessman who home-schooled his children and has no professional background in public education is officially New Hampshire's next education commissioner. The Republican-led Executive Council voted along party lines, 3-2, Wednesday to confirm Frank Edelblut, Republican Gov. Chris Sununu's pick to oversee the state's public schools.

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  18. Dr. Carl Ladd: Sununu budget a good start for NH schoolsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | UnionLeader.com

    ... that plan takes shape. Public school leaders support the public choice models that already exist, including home schooling, public charter schools, and tuition agreements that are approved by local communities. However, we do not support simply ...

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  19. Analysis: School vouchers could cost tens of millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Education Week

    ... the state aid that would go to their local public school and use it for private or religious school tuition, home schooling costs or tutoring. Backers argue the program gives parents choice in where to send their children. Opponents say it starves ...

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  20. Some schools aren't for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Times

    ... with a column I was going to write about education vs. indoctrination. My 12-year old son recently has begun home schooling, and during the process I found many online resources and a surprising number of local home school families willing to help ...

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