Home Schooling Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Not your average Queensland familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... family mean more to me than anything." "I spent a lot of money on education so we decided as a family to try home schooling. The kids have really excelled and Hannah has been in complete control and does a great job. It makes things a lot easier ...


  2. Why home schooling? - Tribune-ReviewRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2015 | HomeSchoolBuzz.com

    Why home schooling ? Tribune-Review Another alternative is home schooling . In 1970, there were only 10,000 home-schooled children.


  3. The Frightening Power of the Home-Schooling LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Slate Magazine

    Thanks to a small but fierce group, home schooling is barely regulated in much of the U.S. That means child neglect-and even abuse-is falling through the cracks. This story was reported through the nonprofit investigative news organization ProPublica.


  4. Oroville teacher unveils plan to restructure independent study programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    ... as art, cooking and gardening. There would also be parent seminars to help them learn how to set up their home schooling, assessing student work, and keeping their children “tech safe,” she said. Wednesdays would be for resources and ...


  5. Letter: Home schooling big part of educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Daily Journal

    The Daily Journal published a column by Dan Thomasson on Aug. 17 with the headline "Reasons persist to steer clear of home schooling." His column contained many errors of fact and had a misleading conclusion that the record needs to be set straight on.


  6. Kernels - Wednesday, August 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | CNN

    ... parents concerned with public school requirements that children be vaccinated are turning and opting for home schooling in increasing numbers this school season. This follows the passage of a controversial law this year, which brought out protests ...


  7. Home-school open house to showcase library's resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | C & G Newspapers

    The West Bloomfield Township Public Library will host a home-school open house for local families looking to network 1-3 p.m. Sept. 8. Youth services coordinator Jill Bickford said the library hasn't held an open house in "many, many years," but because home-school parents in the community were looking for ways to connect to one another, the library staff decided to hold the event.


  8. California home school interest surges as parents look to sidestep vaccine lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Raw Story

    With the passage of a new law this summer mandating vaccines for school kids in California, home school advocates and organizations say they are seeing surging interest in off-campus education options that would exempt them from the requirement. "The word on the streets is that, yes, people are coming to home schooling," said Sarah Ford, membership director for Sonoma County Homeschoolers Nonprofit in northern California.


  9. 2008 Cliff Notes on the CandidatesRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Outloud

    ... schools. We need vouchers where it's approved by the local, state school boards. We need to have, clearly, home schooling if people want that," the GOP candidate said during the primary debate, as reported on CNN. McCain voted for the No Child Left ...


  10. Nevada's School Choice Law Encounters Growing PainsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | Education Week

    ... to pay tuition at any private school, including those that are religiously affiliated, or buy materials for home schooling. A parent could even use the money to mix and match courses and services from private and public sources to create a ...


  11. First Day of Class for Students Who Are Home SchooledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | KIII

    It wasn't just the first day of school at campuses Monday, but also for those students who don't leave home to attend class. Kiii News Reporter Rudy Trevino spoke with one family Monday that has a unique reason for home schooling their kids.


  12. Hong Kong officials urged to spell out home-school policy after father rejects 'spoon-fed system'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    A father's decision to pull his 11-year-old son out of Hong Kong's schooling system has reignited a debate on whether the Education Bureau should have a clear policy on home-schooling. Michael Lee said he was frustrated with the spoon-fed system and had applied for his son, Nathan Lee For-shing, to be exempted.


  13. Home schooling options availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Redwood Times

    Southern Humboldt's Independent Study teachers Ganasini Devi and Heather Scharlack, working through Mattole Valley Charter School, offer support and assistance in developing rich, fulfilling home-school programs that address the whole child, Devi said in a press release. Services offered include fully WASC accredited independent study programs, curriculum development, tutoring, small group instruction, and general support for home-based learners and their parents.


  14. Taylion San Diego Academy Celebrates the Grand Opening of Their Vista LocationRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | PR Log

    ... Taylion staff will be present to answer questions about curriculum, social activities, online education, home schooling, and blended learning as well as other programs and services. The Grand Opening event will take place at the Vista location, ...


  15. September just another month for home schooled kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Canada.com

    As many kids prepare to return to school this fall, the back-to-school season just doesn't have the same meaning for other Canadian families choosing to home-school their children. "We don't start a new math book, we don't start a new language book - we just keep going wherever we are," Fletcher said in an interview from Whitby, Ont.


  16. Not your traditional school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    Lisa Marie Fletcher, second from left, helps her children with math lessons at the Whitby Central Library in Whitby, Ont. on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.


  17. President Barron, UPUA President Emily McDonald Welcome Penn State Class Of 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | Onward State

    ... 76 percent of students come from public schools, 19 percent from private, and 5 percent from charter or home schooling One out of every three courses a student takes during their time at Penn State is a Liberal Arts course One out of every 56 ...


  18. Calvary Classical Academy launches in St. CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    Calvary Classical Academy launches in St. Cloud New private school will provide classical education through study of Latin and the Bible Check out this story on sctimes.com: Carol Kohn, headmaster of the new Calvary Classic Academy, talks about the curriculum Wednesday for the school that is starting this fall at the Calvary Community Church. In fewer than six months, a new private school has sprung up in St. Cloud to provide an academic experience unique in Central Minnesota, according to its organizers.


  19. Common Sen-seRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... given rise to the mushrooming of private schools offering international syllabus, international schools and home schooling. Just over the past seven years, the number of such schools has more than doubled and the enrolment size increased many folds. ...


  20. Pre-K home schooling program calls for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    The purpose of the program is to teach parents how to prepare their kids for kindergarten in the comforts of their home. Hippy staff visits the families once a week throughout the entire school year and provide parents with a curriculum.