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
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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
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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.
Waynesburg ACS Chapter receives national recognition
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WAYNESBURG – For the fifth time in six years, and for the fourth consecutive year, the Waynesburg University’s American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter was awarded the “Outstanding Chapter Award” from the American Chemical Society.
Northwest Christian Schools concert today - Thu, 11 Dec 2014 PST
The middle- and high school students at Northwest Christian Schools will share the Christmas spirit during their “Merry Little Christmas” concert today at 7 p.m. in the Calvary Chapel, 511 W. Hastings Road. The students will sing traditional tunes, including “Adeste Fidelis” and “Winter Wonderland.” The concert will also feature holiday favorites such as “The Nutcracker March,” “Have Yourself a ...
A boy whose friends say he was the target of bullies for being a cheerleader at a Northern California middle school took his own life, according to officials Ronin Shimizu, 12, was found dead Wednesday afternoon, according to Sacramento County coroners. His death was initially characterized as "not suspicious" -- meaning a natural death, accidental death or suicide -- but was officially ruled a suicide by coroners Friday.
Parents could be inflicting "educational neglect" on their children by embracing a radical method of schooling where children decide what they learn and when, prompting concerns they may lackbasic literacy and numeracy skills. A NSW Parliamentary inquiry into home schooling has urged the NSW Board of Studies to investigate unschooling amid claims some parents use the "pretence of unschooling" to shun education.
John I. Goodlad, a pioneering teacher, researcher, and education reformer for much of the 20th century, died Nov. 29 in Seattle. He was 94. Mr. Goodlad was "simply a giant in our field," said Felice J. Levine, the executive director of the Washington, D.C.-based American Educational Research Association, which Mr. Goodlad led as president from 1967 to 1968.
In the five days since the Highway 129 crash that killed his mother and sister, Jake Tindel, 13, has drifted in and out of sleep in his hospital bed, unaware of the rush of condolences, hospital visits and donations supporting him. Jake, a New Brighton Middle School eighth-grader, was in the backseat on his way home from his grandparent's house Saturday when his mother, Season Tindel, lost control of the car on a slick curve.
Ken and Mary Sylvester of Manchester were happy to donate each year to ensure a happy holiday for the less fortunate, but this year they find themselves relying on the Santa Fund for the Salvation Army.
Teach Them Diligently Announces Partnership with Christian Healthcare Ministries
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Teach them Diligently, the nation’s premier source for events related to Christian homeschooling, discipleship, and parenting, is thrilled to announce its partnership with Christian Healthcare Ministries. (PRWeb December 03, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12369034.htm
Jeff Scott is impressed by the community's commitment to its libraries, which is one reason the newly appointed library director applied for the Berkeley post. The city's library system has the highest per capita use in the state.
Eyes on the next prize! Marliza Punzalan reveals life after winning the X Factor has 'been a rollercoaster' and chooses home school so she can focus on music career After winning the X Factor Australia just over a month ago, Marlisa Punzalan's career is only set to rise. Speaking to The Daily Telegraph , the 15-year-old said she has decided to pursue home schooling so she can focus on building her musical career.
My oldest child shared with us , a video of another albeit, wildly different home school mom, "debunking" evolution. All I can say is that, you are entitled to your own opinion, but not to your own facts.
Homeschoolers To Create Gifts At History Center
Homeschool families are invited to discover how easy it is to make holiday sachets using pine needles, fabric, and thread at Homeschool Adventures Wednesday, Dec. 3, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Des Plaines History Center, 781 Pearson St.
Antrim's fifth annual Festival of Trees opens
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Close to 400 people turned out to the James A. Tuttle Library on Main Street Saturday to see 100 different displays at the fifth annual Festival of Trees Saturday.
The home-schooling boom is getting a new push due to opposition to Common Core, the controversial national education standard that some parents claim is using their children's public school lessons to push a political agenda, according to critics of the Washington-backed curriculum. North Carolina, already a home-schooling hotbed, saw a 14 percent rise last year in the number of students being educated at home, according to a report from Heartlander Magazine .