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The One and Only Reason Why We Are Homeschooling Next Year (And a Few Reasons Why I Like the Decision)

The One and Only Reason Why We Are Homeschooling Next Year (And a Few Reasons Why I Like the Decision) | homeschool | Scoop.it

My oldest daughter is turning five in just two months’ time. (How is that even possible??

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Homeschooling Moms of Plexus Event

Join in as six homeschool moms, Brenda Martin, Rhonda Shaw, Bridget Ryan, Amy Paul, Shara Tietz & Allison Anderson share our stories of how Plexus has blesse...

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School Board Tells Homeschool Family Their Curriculum Must Be 'Guided' by ... - Daily Signal

School Board Tells Homeschool Family Their Curriculum Must Be 'Guided' by ... - Daily Signal | homeschool | Scoop.it
This isn't okay.
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Faith Falise: Why I Homeschool My Children - FITSNews

Faith Falise: Why I Homeschool My Children - FITSNews | homeschool | Scoop.it
Faith Falise: Why I Homeschool My Children
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faith By FAITH FALISE || Right about this time last year, I gave up a lucrative career and a pension to homeschool my children.
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Homeschool Used Book Sale 2014 | Philadelphia Homeschool

Homeschool Used Book Sale 2014 | Philadelphia Homeschool | homeschool | Scoop.it
Church of the Saviour is hosting their 18th Annual Homeschool Used Curriculum Sale! WHEN: Monday, March 10, 2014 TIME: 6PM TO 9PM WHERE: Church of the Saviour, 651 N. Wayne Avenue, Wayne, Pennsylvania ...
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Make Your History Hands On with Homeschool in the Woods ...

Make Your History Hands On with Homeschool in the Woods ... | homeschool | Scoop.it
Homeschool in the Woods has a wonderful history series called Time Travelers. These activity-based history lessons offer fun and meaningful projects that follow United States history. Who doesn't like the idea of traveling ...
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10 Ideas for Career Exploration in High School {HomeSchool High Link-Up}

10 Ideas for Career Exploration in High School {HomeSchool High Link-Up} | homeschool | Scoop.it
How do you help your homeschooled high schooler with career exploration? Maybe this will help... 10 Ideas for Career Exploration in High School.
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The Lancaster Science Factory - Homeschool Programming

The Lancaster Science Factory - Homeschool Programming | homeschool | Scoop.it
The Lancaster Science Factory is a hands-on, interactive technology and science center in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. We invite you to come explore our exciting exhibits relating to the physical sciences, engineering, technology and mathematics!
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Top 5 Free Online Homeschooling Resources

Top 5 Free Online Homeschooling Resources | homeschool | Scoop.it
Here’s a quick tour of some of the best places to find free content you can use in your home school. (Top 5 Free Online Homeschooling Resources via The Happy Homeschool - The following is a guest post ...
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Love Debra Bell.....

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Philadelphia Wants Portfolios Before Homeschooling Begins - Home School Legal Defense Association

Philadelphia Wants Portfolios Before Homeschooling Begins - Home School Legal Defense Association | homeschool | Scoop.it
Philadelphia Wants Portfolios Before Homeschooling Begins Home School Legal Defense Association At the end of the 2012-13 school year, Home School Legal Defense Association assisted two member families residing in Philadelphia who had been told by...
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ALWAYS, know the law yourself so you are not taken advantage of.  Plus HSLDA is great...

 

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The Ten Freest States For Homeschooling

The Ten Freest States For Homeschooling | homeschool | Scoop.it

Fortunately, homeschooling is legal in all 50 states. Yet, since education is regulated by the states, requirements vary dramatically from state to state for homeschoolers. The difference ranges from complete freedom with no requirements to forced curriculum and achievement tests.

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Don'ts In Teaching | Connect the Thoughts

Don'ts In Teaching | Connect the Thoughts | homeschool | Scoop.it
Articles on Education and Home Schooling by
educator and Connect The Thoughts author Steven David
Horwich. (RT @homeschoolcurr: Dos and don'ts in teaching #homeschool.
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The first paragraph about following their interests, this is why doing research papers worked so well for us.  My son wrote a paper on Grass...I would never have thought of it, and he actually learned a lot and made it interesting!  Did you know bamboo and corn are grasses?

 

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Finding Our Homeschool Rhythm

Finding Our Homeschool Rhythm | homeschool | Scoop.it
I learned something about us–our family, the way we learn, the way our homeschool schedule works. We get very passionate about things and have subject-intensive times that last months, even whole school years.

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10 Things Other Homeschool Moms Want You to Know

10 Things Other Homeschool Moms Want You to Know | homeschool | Scoop.it

Heed my advice and listen to what other homeschool moms want you to know to save your sanity now.

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U.K. Targets Christians and Homeschoolers in "Extremism" Scheme

U.K. Targets Christians and Homeschoolers in “Extremism” Scheme - by Alex Newman Under the guise of battling “extremism” and “radicalization,” authorities in...

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Capitol Connection: Homeschooling & Mental Health - HamletHub

Capitol Connection: Homeschooling & Mental Health - HamletHub | homeschool | Scoop.it
Discussion: Did #homeschooling contribute to Adam #Lanza's mental health issues? @SenatorWitkos.
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Useful Education Guide » Smart Homeschooling Ideas That Can Help You

Useful Education Guide » Smart Homeschooling Ideas That Can Help You | homeschool | Scoop.it
RT @Tips4Education: Smart Homeschooling Ideas That Can Help You - http://t.co/g3e5ZChBd0

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Why I don't worry about raising homeschooling 'nerds' (and you ...

Why I don't worry about raising homeschooling 'nerds' (and you ... | homeschool | Scoop.it
Homeschooling allows them that freedom. I'm OK with quirky. I'm a big believer that all kids have quirks. Homeschooled kids may wave their Quirk Flags a little higher because without the pressure to “fit in,” they can.
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Homeschool Essentials: Refreshment for Mom Homeschool Encouragement

Homeschool Essentials: Refreshment for Mom Homeschool Encouragement | homeschool | Scoop.it
Have you ever had a child who completely melts down when they haven't had a snack recently?
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Update on Romeike Homeschooling Asylum Case - legal Insurrection (blog)

Update on Romeike Homeschooling Asylum Case - legal Insurrection (blog) | homeschool | Scoop.it
legal Insurrection (blog) Update on Romeike Homeschooling Asylum Case legal Insurrection (blog) We have been covering the case of the Romeikes, devout Christians from Germany who wanted to homeschool their children because of what they perceived as...
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red oak road: Giving Criticism is Tough

red oak road: Giving Criticism is Tough | homeschool | Scoop.it
Offering criticism to your kids can be hard, but children need to develop strong work ethics and learn to do their best work. (Giving criticism is tough!
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How is this Mart?  :-)

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Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum: A Sample | Tom Woods

Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum: A Sample | Tom Woods | homeschool | Scoop.it
Here's the pitch I've made for my Western Civilization I course, coming this fall: Here's a sample from the course, a lesson on the famous conflict between Pope Boniface VIII and Philip the Fair of F...
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What Public Schools Should Learn from Homeschool Economics - Acton Institute (blog)

What Public Schools Should Learn from Homeschool Economics - Acton Institute (blog) | homeschool | Scoop.it
What Public Schools Should Learn from Homeschool Economics
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homeschool-jpg “Public education is the fount of most problems in the United States, not simply based on content, but also on structure,” says Thomas Purifoy.
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Homeschoolers Flee Persecution in Germany and Sweden

Homeschoolers Flee Persecution in Germany and Sweden | homeschool | Scoop.it
This weekend the first ever Global Home Education conference is being held in Berlin as homeschool families tell of being forced to flee Germany and Sweden.
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Aparently Germany didn't pay attention?  This is like having the women's rights conference in China...

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10 Reasons Why We Homeschool

10 Reasons Why We Homeschool | homeschool | Scoop.it
This post was inspired by a wonderful post from Demand EUPHORIA entitled Ten Ways for Schools to Confuse a Child.
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Greta Wagner's comment, July 18, 2013 11:41 AM
For information, everyone's reasons aren't the same...if you disagree with these reasons doesn't mean homeschooling is horrible...
Greta Wagner's comment, July 18, 2013 12:38 PM
Alright, a little liberal but there are good things in this, I don't have to agree completely.