Posts Tagged ‘ homeschool laws ’

Every Child is Homeschooled?

Every Child is Homeschooled?

Follow-up opinion piece to an Anchorage Daily News article we covered Sept. 14th: In a sense every child is home-schooled, by Mary Kancewick, Published: September 28th, 2009 07:23 PM The recent Daily News article about home schooling sets up a dichotomy between “home-school advocates” and “others,” or, as she later characterizes it, between “traditional...
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your state’s homeschool law

your state’s homeschool law

As Pat Farenga points out in our January-February 2013 issue, it is in your best interest to know and understand your state’s homeschool laws.  Unschooling is just a variation of homeschooling, so the same laws apply. We have a big chunk of space on our website devoted to state laws, here. Contact us if...
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AHA: Smoke Signals

AHA: Smoke Signals

Many homeschool advocates, support group volunteers, and business people who work with homeschooling families have noticed a marked increase this year in media challenges to homeschooling laws, regulations, and long-accepted practices, not only in many parts of the U.S., but around the world in countries where homeschooling is also popular. This compilation from the...
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Alaska: Making the grade?

Alaska: Making the grade?

An in-depth feature article appeared in the Sunday edition of the Anchorage Daily News, Alaska’s largest newspaper: Home school: Making the grade? By Megan Holland If Alaska parents want to home-school their child, no paperwork needs to be filed, no phone call made. No one need be told. As for the student, no specific...
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Finding Support

Homeschool support groups and the individuals who build networks between homeschooling families are the glue which holds the homeschooling community together. Through their newsletters, conferences, websites, discussion lists, weblogs and more, homeschool support groups and active individuals keep the lines of communication open, while offering information, resources, news and perspectives on homeschooling. Finding support...
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