Home Schooling Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Homeschooling grows in Florida, with Duval at forefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... systems and making all students average, but a lot of parents want their child to excel." Since Florida made home schooling legal in 1985, religious reasons have topped the list of factors home-school parents cite on surveys, said Shari Sleeper, the ...


  2. Khloe Kardashian: We Were Doing Jell-O Shots At Grad Party, Not DrugsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | WebProNews

    Khloe Kardashian thinks it's outrageous that people would say she was doing lines of cocaine at her sisters' graduation party. It wasn't coke.


  3. Director of Religious Education - The Church of the Little FlowerRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    ... most effective, creative Religious Ed programs in the traditional classroom setting, family based catechesis, home schooling, service projects, etc. o Plan and manage all aspects of the Religious Ed program including curriculum, material ...


  4. How Much Does It Cost to Raise a Child Star?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Back Stage

    I have made it my living to cultivate the careers of entertainment's next stars. It takes hard work, dedication, and a will to succeed.


  5. Exploring the world of homeschoolingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... school that day." The Fraser Institute, a non-partisan independent research organization, released a study (Home Schooling in Canada: The Current Picture) in June. The study stated that the number of registered children who are homeschooled in ...


  6. Watford mum to home school daughter after 'gutting' school places decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Watford Observer

    A Watford mum says she is facing the prospect of home schooling her daughter in September after she failed to gain a place at an infants school she could be taken to by her childminder. Jo Brisbane launched an appeal with Hertfordshire County Council after her four-year-old daughter Eve did not get a place at Parkgate Infant and Nursery School - despite attending its nursery for a year.


  7. Temple Grandin and Jeremy Sicile-Kira Keynote 'Things To Know About Autism' ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... on Learning With Autism: A Personal Viewpoint using power point with voice output . " Jeremy has experienced home schooling, special education and inclusion, and many types of therapies in California, France and the UK. It's not often we get to hear ...


  8. New Education Savings Account Helps Families Pay for Private SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | KTVN Reno

    It's unprecedented says Nevada State Treasurer Dan Schwartz, "I think this is not only knew from Nevada for the United States". In brief the new law it allows the State Treasurer's office to set up an Education Savings Account, also called an ESA, in which money will be deposited to fund private school tuition and home schooling - something parents have always paid for out-of-pocket.


  9. Home-Schooler Chairs Texas Board of Education: [Donna Bahorich (R)]...Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Instapundit.com

    "I am definitely a conservative, but I don't think of myself of being in a particular box.


  10. School fears over diabetic daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Newsday

    ... a letter supporting her request to have a place in the village school. She also said she would rather provide home schooling for her daughter than let her travel on her own every day.


  11. Unschooled Students Learn When They Want : School's out - foreverRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Newsalert

    ... reports: In 2012, 1.8 million U.S. children were home-schooled, up from 1.5 million in 2007 (as a subset of home schooling, unschooling is included in these numbers and not tracked separately). That's more than double the count in 1999, when the ...


  12. Home-Schooler Chairs Texas Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Instapundit

    Kathy Miller is outraged that Gov. Greg Abbott has chosen a home-schooling parent to lead the Texas Board of Education. "If Gov. Abbott wanted to demonstrate that he won't continue his predecessor's efforts to politicize and undermine our state's public schools, this appointment falls far short," Miller said.


  13. Educating your children abroad: Tutors International publishes advice ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | PRWeb

    Adam Caller, founder of leading private tuition provider Tutors International and independent education consultant, today published an article on the costs and benefits of home schooling children of families who live abroad. If there are two or more children in the family of similar ages, it is nearly always cheaper to home school than send them to a good private school.


  14. A good Bronte for the eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Bronte Blog

    ... "telly." She prefers to bury her nose into a good Dickens or BrontA« for the evening. ( Karen D'Souza ) NY Home Schooling Examiner interviews the artist Roger De Muth : Q: Growing up, what artists and illustrators inspired you? ( Meagan Meahan ) I ...


  15. Gainesville's Sage Academy offers a unique environment for struggling high school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | The Times

    ... in well in public school, private school or even a home-school situation," Rooks said. "You know, if I was home schooling my kids and they wanted to take forensic science, I'd have to say, 'Well good luck with that.'" Sage has a board of directors ...


  16. Teenager Accuses Dallas of Hijacking Back to School EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | NBC Dallas

    ... power-point presentations to punctuate his remarks. His mom said it has been a very successful part of his home schooling curriculum. At a council meeting last fall, Williams called out Councilman Tennell Atkins for making fun of Williams' clothes. ...


  17. Home-schooled teen died in 'squalor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | BBC News

    ... his Conwy home was litter-strewn. Calls to make it easier for local authorities to monitor the quality of home schooling and pupils' welfare were made at the inquest in Ruthin. Police officers described the home as "utter squalor", with rubbish and ...


  18. Colleges Recruit Home-schoolersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    One of the first questions parents have about home-schooling is, "What about college ?" Are you worried about how you're going to convince colleges to accept your home-schooled child? I have good news for you! Colleges actively recruit home-schoolers. They are seeking the hard working, self-motivated kind of students home-schoolers make.


  19. Boy beaten to death for eating birthday cake without permissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    Jack Garcia was a challenging kid - smart, but stubborn and uncommunicative, especially in his early years, according to those who knew him. But by third grade, before his mother moved him across the country to live with a man she'd met online, "he was ready to soar," said Margaret Saleh, assistant superintendent of pupil services in the Goleta, California, school system.


  20. Mother wins two-year legal battle with council after taking her son out of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies A former City worker who was praised by David Cameron for her home schooling network has won a two-year legal battle with her local council after taking her son out of school.