Robotics students ready for the next step – KC Community News

Robotics students ready for the next step
KC Community News
Both of these homeschool-based teams are coached by husband and wife Craig and Lori Fritts, and team members hail from across the Northland. Since qualifying to go to St. Louis for the championship Wednesday to Saturday, April 27 to 30, members of both

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High marks for online school – Arizona Daily Sun

High marks for online school
Arizona Daily Sun
The online model works for Connor, 13, who has tried regular public school, a year of homeschooling and most recently, private school. Connor has been a Connections Academy student since the last part of fifth grade and will stay with the program at

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There is Hope for the Organizationally Challenged – Patch.com

There is Hope for the Organizationally Challenged
Patch.com
To me, I was failing miserably at our homeschooling pursuits. I was depressed and scared that this dream was crumbling. Despite the fact that I’d been a teacher for four years, making a schedule for our school day never registered on my radar.

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The privilege to play: Home-schoolers deserve access to athletics – The Daily Tar Heel

The privilege to play: Home-schoolers deserve access to athletics
The Daily Tar Heel
Home-schooled students should have a chance to make these memories as well. The NC General Assembly should pass pending legislation allowing home-schooled students to participate in public school sports. An alternative choice of education should not

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Edmond news – NewsOK.com

Edmond news
NewsOK.com
EDMOND — A group of homeschool students will perform an original play, “Yesterday’s Tomorrow,” at 5:30 pm Thursday at the Downtown Edmond Community Center, 28 E Main St. The play is open to the public; donations will be accepted to fund future

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Private Schools Renew Push For Tax Credits – News Channel 7

Private Schools Renew Push For Tax Credits
News Channel 7
They would also give a credit to parents who homeschool. Critics say the credits would take money away from already struggling public school budgets. The bills sponsors, including several from the Upstate, say it will actually save the state money.

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Private Schools Renew Push For Tax Credits – News Channel 7

Private Schools Renew Push For Tax Credits
News Channel 7
They would also give a credit to parents who homeschool. Critics say the credits would take money away from already struggling public school budgets. The bills sponsors, including several from the Upstate, say it will actually save the state money.

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UL Lafayette Hosting Info Session for Homeschoolers April 12 – KATC Lafayette News

UL Lafayette Hosting Info Session for Homeschoolers April 12
KATC Lafayette News
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s Office of Enrollment Services has rescheduled its 7th annual Homeschool Information program for high school aged home school students and their parents. The program will be held on Tuesday, April 12,

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Straw Poll Results Released – Home School Legal Defense Association

Straw Poll Results Released
Home School Legal Defense Association
CHEA of California and the Home School Legal Defense Association joined together Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for the first Pacific Homeschool SuperConference. Some 1200 homeschoolers from California, Nevada, and Oregon gathered just south of San
Pacific Homeschool Super Conference Presidential Straw Poll Results Released Christian News Wire (press release)

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Brevard homeschooler strives for the Congressional Award – Examiner.com

Brevard homeschooler strives for the Congressional Award
Examiner.com
Homeschool and public school students, ages 14-23, are eligible to register for the Congressional Award program. Upon registration, the student can begin setting and developing their goals in the following four areas: personal, physical,

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Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) To Offer Home Education – eMoneyDaily

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) To Offer Home Education
eMoneyDaily
Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) is to begin offering workshops about loan modifications to home owners. The US based bank Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) announced that it will present a workshop entitled “decisions on the spot” about loan modifications on next Tuesday

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Club celebrates ‘awesome’ women – News & Observer

Club celebrates ‘awesome’ women
News & Observer
Allie, who lives in Creedmoor, decided to start a club for some fellow homeschoolers to put the spotlight where she felt it belonged – on women’s history. “Girls should know what awesome history that women have,” she said. It wasn’t too hard to come up

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Lake County students create mechanical marvels – Daily Commercial


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Lake County students create mechanical marvels
Daily Commercial
The Spring Creek Elementary School Techo Tribe and the Umatilla Hammerheads, a group of homeschoolers, recently showed off their First Lego League robotics skills at First Presbyterian Church in Umatilla. Yet another team, the Spartan Robots from East

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The Secret Life of the American Teenager Review: “Guess Who’s Not Coming to … – TV Fanatic

The Secret Life of the American Teenager Review: “Guess Who’s Not Coming to
TV Fanatic
Ashley started to get the swing of homeschooling. For once I wasn’t hating on her and I empathized with the feeling of everyone around you growing into places you’re not ready for. Ricky started to accept Nora and asked to meet her girlfriend.
THE SECRET LIFE OF THE AMERICAN TEENAGER “Guess Who’s Not Coming To Dinner” Review Daemon’s TV

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Details now emerging about battle over names, addresses of students – WND.com


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Details now emerging about battle over names, addresses of students
WND.com
The state Supreme Court got involved when lawyers with the Home School Legal Defense Association, which fights for the rights of homeschooling worldwide, was informed of the situation by some of its members in Mississippi, and petitioned the high court

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Homeschool offers Flexibility in Education – Patch.com

Homeschool offers Flexibility in Education
Patch.com
Learning about fractions in math class is a little different for homeschoolers. Courtesy of Moorpark Unified School District Among the educational alternatives offered by Moorpark Unified School District is homeschooling. The District offers this

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Pacific Homeschool Super Conference Presidential Straw Poll Results Released – Christian News Wire (press release)

Pacific Homeschool Super Conference Presidential Straw Poll Results Released
Christian News Wire (press release)
SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 11, 2011 /Christian Newswire/ — CHEA of California and the Home School Legal Defense Association joined together Thursday, Friday, and Saturday for the first annual Pacific Homeschool Super Conference in Santa Clara.

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World of Energy offering free Earth Day event – Anderson Independent Mail

World of Energy offering free Earth Day event
Anderson Independent Mail
SENECA — The World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station is accepting reservations for a free, hands-on event for homeschooled students and their parents. “Homeschoolers Helping the Earth” will be held April 19. It is designed to give students a deeper

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Spring arrives for homeschoolers at Tanglewood – knox.VillageSoup.com


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Spring arrives for homeschoolers at Tanglewood
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Lincolnville — In May, spring will unfurl at Tanglewood 4-H Camp and Learning Center as children learn about seasonal transitions in the “Homeschool Mondays” program. The first Monday in May marks the launch of the latest offerings in a series of

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Illinois Homeschoolers Thwart State Registration? – The Moral Liberal


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Illinois Homeschoolers Thwart State Registration?
The Moral Liberal
Education specialists estimate there are around 60000 homeschooled students in Illinois. Maloney, a former school administrator, proposed Senate Bill 136 to compel parents of home or privately schooled children to register annually with the State Board

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