Train up a child in the way he should go,
and when he is old he will not depart from it.
Cherry Creek School District Distributes Inaccurate Homeschool Forms
HSLDA | Top Stories 3011-03-30
Contrary to what one school district requested, homeschoolers do not have to use local forms or provide more information than the law requires when filing a notice of intent.
Bad Bill Averted
HSLDA | Top Stories 2099-05-09
Thanks to the skillful lobbying efforts of The Education Alliance, a division of Arkansas’ Family Council, a bill that would have threatened homeschoolers’ freedoms was never filed in the Arkansas General Assembly.
In many places in America the quality of public schools has declined and the cost of a private alternative is rising.
U.S. Sen. Tim Scott told a conservative audience in Washington this morning that public school choice in education should be a parental right.
THE mother of a young student left brain damaged in a schools rugby match has told the High Court she was upset when she was told he could no longer stay in the school he had played for.
The Kiwanis Club of Carefree Art Enrichment Internship encourages the development of outstanding students from the Desert Foothills area who excel in the visual arts fields.
This may seem like a fringe proposal, but we see several advantages: for starters, more one-on-one access to professors and tailor-made lesson plans.
"Religion, morality, and knowledge being necessary for good government and the happiness of mankind" ... are foundational words of our country .
House panel proposes education savings account for disabled and gifted students Parents of some Florida students could swap a seat in a public school for a state-funded savings account they could use to purchase private educational services, under a proposal a House subcommittee outlined today.
The Orlando Sentinel's excellent editorial on school choice and accountability points out flaws in the system.
Illegal immigration might be a hot topic for the media, but the networks remained mum when the government denied asylum to a German family seeking the freedom to educate their own children.
The Department of Homeland Security officially confirmed Wednesday that a German home-schooling family that had faced deportation following the Supreme Court's refusal to hear their appeal will be allowed to stay in the U.S. An agency spokesman told Fox News that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement chose to exercise "prosecutorial discretion" ... (more)
In demanding asylum Monday for a German home-schooling family, U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman said he and his wife have been home schooling their own two sons.
As testing regulations increase, more and more parents choose to homeschool their children
As controversies over Common Core and mandated standardized tests become more and more prevalent, many parents are choosing a new option in educating their children: homeschooling. Once the sole province of the very religious, homeschooling is becoming more popular every day, with a growth rate of 7 to 15 percent per year. Nationwide, about 2 million children learn at home instead of in a brick ...
Maine's 7th through 12 graders will have a new schooling option next September. On Monday, the Maine Charter School Commission voted unanimously to green-light the "Maine Connections Academy" - the state's first "virtual" school.
Jefferson County Public Schools' 21st Century Virtual Academy is offering its online learning courses for kindergarten through sixth grade for the first time beginning in the 2014-15 school year.
Just yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal by this German family of home schoolers.
Central Alberta Homeschool Players back in Sylvan Lake
A group of actors from all over Central Alberta have been converging on Sylvan Lake once a week for the past couple of months, in preparation for their comedy musical, Romeo and Harriet, which is showing this week.