Home Schooling Newswire

Home Schooling Newswire

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  1. Parents are giving up on public schools to home-school their kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | New York Post

    Mom Whitney Koski began home-schooling daughters Sophie and Eleanor after moving to New York City from Tennessee in 2015 when Eleanor was cast in "Les MisA rables" on Broadway. Taty Sena of Park Slope only recently felt comfortable admitting that she home-schools her 6-year-old daughter.

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  2. State School Board supports restoring access to education database...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | KSL-TV

    The Utah State Board of Education voted Thursday to support restoring public school students' and teachers' access to an educational database blocked by Utah Education and Telehealth Network administrators after parental complaints about inappropriate content. Late last month, a parent who accessed the EBSCO database from her home found inappropriate materials and raised concerns with the Utah Education and Telehealth Network.

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  3. Almost a 80k spent on home tuition for 24 pregnant pupils last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | Independent.ie

    The Government spent almost a 80,000 on a home-schooling scheme for pregnant students in the last school year, it has been revealed. The Government spent almost a 80,000 on a home-schooling scheme for pregnant students in the last school year, it has been revealed.

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  4. Video: LaMelo Ball slaps opponent in face during gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Post-Standard

    Ball is the youngest brother of Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball and son of the always-outspoken LaVar Ball. He was playing a game in Lithuania on Monday as part of a team of players from the Junior Basketball Association, the league started by his father.

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  5. Shining brightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | UB Reporter

    "This contest directly exposes kids to the world of crystals and crystal growth, which are vitally important to modern science in terms of health care, materials and food." In 2014, UB crystallographer Jason Benedict had an idea: What better way to share his love of science and crystals than to start a nationwide contest in which kids can grow their own? This month, the U.S. Crystal Growing Competition is celebrating its fifth anniversary, and it's a glowing success.

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  6. Shining bright! U.S. Crystal Growing Competition celebrates 5th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | University at Buffalo

    In 2014, University at Buffalo crystallographer Jason Benedict had an idea: What better way to share his love of science and crystals than to start a nationwide contest in which kids can grow their own? This month, the U.S. Crystal Growing Competition is celebrating its 5th anniversary, and it's a glowing success. Well over 200 teams have signed up this year, representing thousands of K-12 students and teachers, along with home-schooling families.

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  7. New Education Budget; Yale Discrimination Investigation; Faults In Loan ForgivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... generations. Families' motivations are changing, too: religion is no longer the primary reason for choosing home schooling. The top reason was dissatisfaction with public school offerings. A new report from the Government Accountability Office finds ...

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  8. Education Spending Bill; Yale Discrimination Investigation; Faults In Student Loan ForgivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... generations. Families' motivations are changing too: religion is no longer the primary reason for choosing home schooling. The top reason was dissatisfaction with public school offerings. A new report from the Government Accountability Office finds ...

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  9. More TinkeringRead the original story

    Friday Sep 28 | Safari Books Online

    Tinkering is a way of learning through hands-on activity -- experimenting with materials and devices to see how they work, taking things apart, making small changes and improvements, exploring and inventing. Tinkering may seem like a form of play -- and it is -- but it is also a powerful way of discovering truths about science, engineering, and math.

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  10. House approves GOP tax measures for savings, startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    ... allow the popular, tax-free 529 college savings accounts to also be used to pay for apprenticeship fees and home schooling expenses, as well as to pay off student debt. Workers would be able to tap their retirement savings accounts without tax ...

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  11. House approves GOP tax measures for savings, startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... allow the popular, tax-free 529 college savings accounts to also be used to pay for apprenticeship fees and home schooling expenses, as well as to pay off student debt. Workers would be able to tap their retirement savings accounts without tax ...

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  12. Pupil now learns from home after she was offered school place and then told she didn't have oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | IcNetwork

    A teenage girl is being home-schooled by her parents after they were told she had a place at a Cardiff school - only to learn she didn't have one after all. Seren Clifton, 13, is being home-schooled by her parents Ryan and Bianca after an application for her to study at Cantonian High appears not to have been processed.

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  13. Number of children being home-schooled has doubled in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Thurrock Gazette

    The number of children who have left Thurrock schools to be home-schooled has doubled since 2013, the Gazette can reveal. Figures released following our freedom of information request show that the number of pupils being home-schooled increased from 162 in 2013, to 323 in 2017 a rise of 49 percent.

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  14. ARTeens seeks young artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | The Recorder

    ... Phyllis Labanowski. "In the past five years, over 60 teens (from 21 towns, three public schools and home schooling) have participated in the program." Labonowski said that because many teens enjoy that the program provides them with the freedom to ...

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  15. More TinkeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | O'Reilly

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  16. Le Sallay International Academy Calls for Students in Brazil: SponsoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | The Rio Times

    ... without high quality education systems have only two options: sending their children to a boarding school or home schooling, yet each of these has its drawbacks. Therefore, Le Sallay International Academy now offers a new approach that combines the ...

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  17. Canada isna t a theocracyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... of poster peopleE The unusual amount of parental involvement recommended by Mr. Hoogerdyk sounds more like home schooling actually, but clearly, the "faith-based" schools run a close second. It needs to be said that because these "independent" ...

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  18. Transgenderisma s recruiting plans include your kidsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 23 | Enter Stage Right

    ... 'gender affirmation' surgery. How can you protect your children from being swept up in this malign mania? Home schooling is a surefire solution. If that's not possible, ask your school board if schools use the 'Gender Unicorn' or otherwise discuss ...

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  19. Parents fight to reinstate Educating Greater Manchester school's suspended headteacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | Daily Mail

    ... down to administrative mistakes involving a very small number of pupils about how attendance, exclusions and home schooling were recorded. Mr Povey wrote: 'Parents and pupils are unsettled, and the media are speculating as to what has gone on that ...

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  20. Number of children home-schooled in Wirral reaches 10-year highRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Wirral Globe

    THE numbers of parents home-schooling their children rose massively in this part of Merseyside last year, across both primary and secondary school levels. It's been revealed that following a decade-long increase, the number being home-schooled in Wirral is now at a 10-year high, at 207 pupils.

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