This Oklahoma article isn’t about homeschooling, but it popped it up in my Google alerts. I figure if they don’t want it associated with homeschooling, the word won’t be mentioned.
The tidbit that caught my eye in this article about public participation in government was:
Midwest City Sun, Midwest City, Oklahoma, 18 December 2006, The great disconnect continues
Public education was a radical idea back in the 18th Century (remember the 18th Century where America came up with the radical idea of a democratic republic run by the people?) but these days it’s a political football given short-shrift when it comes to actually educating students.
posted by Valerie