Monthly Archives: January 2014

Bullies spur parents to home school kids

Bullying and “cattiness” spurred by social media has contributed to a surge in the number of parents deciding to teach their children at home, according to one of the State’s biggest homeschooling bodies. Latest Department of Education figures show 2192 students were registered for homeschooling last year – an increase of 303 students on the […]

Judge Rebuilds ‘Berlin Wall’ Just for Home-Schoolers

Following a hearing on Dec. 18 in Darmstadt, Germany, family court judge Marcus Malkmus slammed the door on the Wunderlich family’s emigration hopes. Lawyers for Dirk, Petra and their children had asked the judge to return legal custody to the parents because they have complied with court orders that the children go to school and […]

When Teachers Talk: Principal Abuse of Teachers – The Untold Story

In the CT homeschool community, there are parents who are also teachers in public or private school. They might want to see this information. For anyone else that it might help to have this information, good. This is an issue that needs to be addressed, so let’s shine light on it. When Teachers Talk: Principal […]

Charlotte Iserbyt on The Perils of Common Core

Charlotte Iserbyt on The Perils of Common Core Published on Jan 3, 2014 Former Senior Policy Advisor for the U.S. Department of Education, Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt, analyzes how socialism is subtly promoted in American schools and textbooks. She’ll also divulge who is actually behind the complete internationalization of education. I strongly encourage everyone to watch […]

Federal Government Says Homeschooling Still Growing

The latest statistics on homeschool growth are cited here. Supposedly, there are now 3.4% of the school aged population is homeschooled. http://www.thehomeschoolmagazine-digital.com/thehomeschoolmagazine/201401/#pg27

International: More options for education in Queensland

HOME education is a recognised and lawful education option for Queensland families. Local group Gympie Homeschoolers mostly consists of parents new to the area who wanted to make contact with like-minded parents choosing to home educate their child. Many parents choose to register and submit a curriculum for each of their children to the Home […]