Home Schooling Newswire (Page 8)

Home Schooling Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Editorial: Wrong Choice on Education Board, GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    It helps mightily to have walked in the shoes of a public school educator or parent if you're going to shape public education standards. Donna Bahorich has done neither, and that's why she is the wrong choice to lead the State Board of Education.


  2. Attorneys Seek To Challenge California's New School Vaccination LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Medical Daily

    Opponents of California's new law tightening school vaccination rules said on Wednesday they had put together a team of attorneys to challenge the measure, which was prompted by a measles outbreak at Disneyland that sickened more than 100 people. The lawyers are strategizing ways to seek an injunction against the law, signed on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown, said Melissa Floyd, a spokeswoman for the California Coalition for Health Choice.


  3. "Civil War Connections" at the Belfast Free LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... this show an educational tool for their children. We believe that this show could easily be used as a "home schooling" project. "Civil War Connections" will be on display in the Kramer Gallery of the Belfast Free Library beginning July 1st, and will ...


  4. Why the culture wara s losers shouldna t retreat from public lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Religion News Service

    ... than a concrete set of proposals or plan of action. But most conceptions of the Benedict Option emphasize home schooling. The social isolation of children is not without risks and costs, however. It can be especially devastating for overzealous ...


  5. Making - Civil War Connections' at KramerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... that parents will consider this show an educational tool for their children as it could easily be used as a home schooling project. The Mid-Coast Art Guild is a group of 14 artists who meet weekly to learn new techniques and develop their skills. In ...


  6. Home schooling on the rise in Fairfax County, nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Fairfax Times

    ... to statistics from the Virginia Department of Education. “When they were born, I had hardly heard of home schooling,” Grove-Bradshaw said. “It wasn't anything on our radar screen.” Grove-Bradshaw, of Centreville, admitted ...


  7. Guidelines being developed for private school subsidiesRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    State Treasurer Dan Schwartz said he is taking an "expansive" approach to allow as many parents as possible to receive state aid to send their children to private or religious schools. Initial guidelines were released today for complying with a law that provides about $5,700 in support for students to attend private or religious schools or for home schooling.


  8. Stopping By: Good pointeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | News-Register

    ... have her complete her academic program at home instead of sending her to public school. She'll continue her home schooling, via the Internet, this fall at The Rock. She'll hit the books from 8 to 10 a.m., then switch to dance mode. "There is stuff I ...


  9. Jerry Brown signs bill requiring vaccines for all but medical reasonsRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Washington Times

    California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a sweeping vaccination law Tuesday eliminating all but the medical exemption for schoolchildren over the objections of the state's vocal parental-choice advocates. The law, prompted by January's measles outbreak at Disneyland, prevents parents from opting their children out of vaccines for religious and personal-belief reasons, thus giving California some of the toughest vaccination requirements in the nation.


  10. a As Left Celebrates, Right Preps for All-Out Anti-Religious AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    ... already, according to their 2014-2015 Resolutions : The National Education Association believes that home schooling programs based on parental choice cannot provide the student with a comprehensive education experience. When home schooling occurs, ...


  11. 'I haven't done anything wrong,' teary accused in swatting case told policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Canada.com

    Dabbing at tears with his mother at his side, a 17-year-old boy accused of terrorizing schools and homes by calling in fake emergencies across North America told police on the day of his arrest that he didn't do anything wrong and just wanted to go home. "To be honest, I'm kind of scared and obviously hungry," the boy told police in a videotaped statement to Ottawa police that was played at his trial on Monday afternoon.


  12. Parents Get Schooled at Education WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WJHG-TV Panama City

    The program's designed to educate home-schooling parents about how to connect their child's education to Christian values. Parents heard from experts and fellow home schooling parents about how to encourage and inspire their kids.


  13. Lancashire's Prince wants to take time before making retirement decisionRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    ... no update at the moment," he said. "My boys are over here at the moment and are out of school. They are doing home schooling. "That's difficult because the schooling is completely the other way around. Everybody is going to go on holiday here soon, ...


  14. Sport body tells motocross champion not to sacrifice educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Surrey Advertiser

    Alfie Jones left Echelford Primary School after they refused his request for an extra day off to train for the FIM Junior World Championships A 10-year-old motocross champion who quit school after his head teacher refused to let him have time off to train for the world championships, has been told by the sport's governing body he should not compromise his education. Alfie Jones left Echelford Primary School when it refused his request for an extra day off to train for the FIM Junior World Championships in Spain on July 19. But governing body the Auto-Cross Union , which selected Alfie to represent Britain at the championships, said there is plenty of opportunity for him to train and compete at weekends.


  15. Policy StudiesRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | InsiderOnline

    ... of education is not what is best for military families. Rather, grants, school choice, and the support of home schooling will do far more to help military-connected children succeed academically. In a new study for the Mercatus Center at George ...


  16. Center helps kids pick up 2nd languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Republic

    Even with a little bit of home schooling from his Colombian mother, Ian Jackson's home Spanish lessons only got him so far. While he had a relative grasp on the language, he still could not read or write well in his mother's native tongue.


  17. The full cast of - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn' poses for a picture.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... on to attend Mt. Juliet Middle School, but in the sixth grade he pulled out of regular school and went for home schooling. "That was the real beginning of my drama career," Sloan said. "Mrs. Reavis at West had done an incredible job, but from the ...


  18. Tithing and Catholic School TuitionRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Catholic.net

    Question. We are the parents of five children and live on one income. Making ends meet is always a challenge and we were wondering what the Church teaches regarding using a portion of our tithe for the Catholic education of our children.


  19. James N. Gilbert: Physicians in support of immunizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    In fact, mass immunization programs represent perhaps the public health success of mankind's history, having saved many hundreds of millions of lives. Though I grew up with two classmates who never stood on their own two feet because of polio , there remain only two places in the world where children are still crippled by polio - and only because repressive regimes prohibit lifesaving vaccination programs.


  20. Crab feed, more on tap on Peninsula this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... drive from the restaurant to the start point. For more information, phone Frances Johnson at 360-385-5861. Home schooling fair PORT ANGELES - Peninsula Bible Church, 124 W. Ninth St., will host its inaugural home schooling fair from 10 a.m. to 3 ...