Posts Tagged ‘ History of Homeschooling ’

Historic Perspective

Historic Perspective

“The history of the homeschool movement is instructive, in its details and its broader lessons, for the national politics of today.” Twenty years ago the publishers of Home Education Magazine produced a series of writings which outlined and explained changes which were happening within the then-still-new homeschooling movement. Homeschooling Freedoms at Risk includes writings...
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Freedoms at Risk, 20 Years Later

“The history of the homeschool movement is instructive, in its details and its broader lessons, for the national politics of today.” Twenty years ago the publishers of this magazine, along with many who comprised the active leadership of the then-still-new homeschooling movement, produced a foundational piece of writing which still informs and educates, titled...
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Past Informing the Future

Past Informing the Future

The HEM Classics feature for the March/April issue of Home Education Magazine is Classic Editorials from the late 1980′s and early 1990′s, a time in which homeschooling was not only exploding on the American scene, but was struggling with power plays and a blatant usurpation of the political strength and savvy of homeschooling families....
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Homeschooling History

Homeschooling History

Back issues of Home Education Magazine are available individually or in annual sets for the last ten years, from 2000 through 2009, but further back in our 27 year publishing history the available issues start getting a little thinner, and some issues can no longer be ordered. Only single issues are available for 2001,...
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John Holt: The History of Homeschooling

John Holt: The History of Homeschooling

John Holt and the History of Homeschooling “His great legacy is the homeschooling movement itself, which, without his considerable guidance and patient nurturing during its most formative years, would today be a horse of a very different color.” More articles about this pioneering visionary: A Tribute to John Holt, 1923-1985, by Pat Farenga The...
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