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.
The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music.
Algiers home schooledstudent, Andrew Lewis, 16, volunteers at a monthly meeting in Harvey for homeschool parents and students. The teen is one of 1.7 million across the country, independentally schooled by a parent.
Local school representatives gathered at the Onslow County Public Library this week to learn more about teaching in the household.
BOYS SOCCER: Perry falls in Dansville Invitational finale
DANSVILLE — Perry was overwhelmed by Lansing Homeschool in a 7-1 loss in the championship match of the Dansville Invitational.
When Allegheny County Council took up the issue last week of whether to post the words "In God We Trust" on a wall in the county courthouse, leading the charge was Councilwoman Sue Means. The day before the Tuesday vote, county Executive Rich Fitzgerald sent a message to council members urging them to vote no and threatening a veto if the bill passed.
Q: I home-schooled my oldest, an 8-year-old boy, until this year. He started third grade in public school in August.
Think it's bad over here, where your kid might have to order up a horrible Mooch Meal if you don't pack her a bag lunch? Over in the UK the rules now say the sprogs HAVE to purchase a school provided hot lunch, and they're taking away any and all food the kids bring to school. Some parents, recognizing this as a form of extortion, have yanked their kids from the schools and started home schooling in reaction.
As an eighth-grader, the multi-talented alto saxophone player from Brookline, Mass., attended University of the Pacific's summer jazz camp at the Brubeck Institute for the first of three times. She's still the youngest ever and set precedent as a young woman in a traditionally male-dominated instrumental genre.
OPINION: Fairbanks' merchants of sin warmed to the Cold War, for there was profit in GI payday. Pictured: A photocopy of an advertisement for The Squadron Club, printed in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner Tuesday May 19, 1956.
Fauquier County Seeks Names of Tutored Children
HSLDA | Top Stories 2014-09-10
When a homeschool mom applied to be her children’s tutor, the local public school district asked for personal information to which it was not entitled.
Pocatello-Chubbuck Okays 1-Class Dual Enrollment
HSLDA | Top Stories 2014-09-10
After being contacted by HSLDA, a public school district changed its rules for dual enrollment to make them comply with state law.
On April 16th, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Letter from a Birmingham Jail was published and soon became the manifesto of the civil rights movement. Dr. King did not pick up his pen and react to hate filled racists.
A Wake County, North Carolina high school biology teacher is being criticized for publishing an anti-public school diatribe in a home-schooling magazine, WTVD reports . Fuquay-Varina High School biology teacher Ray Fournier never mentions his employer by name in the article, instead referring to the school at which he teaches as "a concentration camp dedicated to the spiritual death of those imprisoned behind these walls."
SCOTCH PLAINS - The father who police say shot his 11-year-old son to death last week and then killed himself was embroiled in a contentious custody battle that included months of disagreements with his estranged wife over the upbringing of their son, according to court papers and acquaintances of the couple. Jens Elberling and Ke Yen Chou clashed over issues that brought police to their home several times, Jens Elberling said in court papers.