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CHN August E-News: New Homeschoolers

This issue of the CHN newsletter is dedicated to new (or newer) homeschoolers who want relevant information in a one-stop shopping format. Please share with others who will be helped by this.  The ideas came from many homeschoolers – for you. CHN New Homeschooler Newsletter http://www.mynewsletterbuilder.com/email/newsletter/1412638780

Homeschool Information Meetings Around CT

Homeschool Information Meetings for Adults Are You a New Homeschooler? Are You Seriously Considering It? Below is a schedule of Support & Information sessions that are planned at different locations around the state. These events are free of charge and intended for parents. If you want to connect with others who are homeschooling, considering it, […]

Despite high popularity and positive results, prof says ‘jury still out’ on homeschooling

The proof really is in the pudding, but some folks just don’t want to see it. “Even though some 300,000 students have started homeschooling just since 2010 and studies showing that homeschooled children fare better academically than their public school counterparts, at least one education professor says we still need to know more about the […]

Another State *Reduces* Homeschool Regulations!

In 2014, 2015, and now – 2016, multiple states that held tight regulations on the homeschoolers in their states, have changed their minds.  West Virginia has now joined their ranks! The proof really is in the pudding as they say. Don’t fix what’s not broken also aptly applies. Homeschoolers are a dedicated lot. While there […]

CT Public, Private & Homeschool Discussion Forum

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Homeschooling Geeks Into the Future of Education

Excerpt: “Last week, Wired published an article addressing the increasing rate of homeschooling in the tech community. Among others, our family was featured as an example of the growing dissatisfaction with the public school system and the desire to cultivate an education that focused on individuality and child centered learning. This was not the first […]

The Techies Who Are Hacking Education by Homeschooling Their Kids

Excerpt: “It used to be you had to go to a special institution to get information about a subject, but we live in the technology age and you can find anything you need on your phone,” says Jeremy Stuart, a documentary filmmaker, who, along with Dustin Woodard made a movie about homeschooling called Class Dismissed […]

Why Homeschooling Is Growing

Homeschooling shows what’s great about American democracy, yet also where our national education system needs to improve.   Fifteen years ago, the homeschooling movement seemed small, obscure, and, frankly, a bit scary. As a group, they seemed to be running away from the “immoral” public school system, and you were as likely to find them […]

Yes, The Homeschooled Kids Are Alright

No child gets everything he needs, whether homeschooled or educated otherwise. “But how can you be sure they are getting everything they need?” It’s the question that as a homeschooling parent I have heard more often than any other, even more often that that old chestnut, “But what about socialization?” and it is typically asked […]

CHN Summer 2015 Newsletter

CHN HOMESCHOOL NEWSLETTER http://www.mynewsletterbuilder.com/email/newsletter/1412406923   Please share with other homeschoolers who might appreciate the information.