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CHN on YouTube: Is Homeschooling Legal?

CHN on YouTube: Opting Out Until Age Seven

CHN’s New YouTube Account & the Notice of Intent

CHN is proud to announce that it now has a YouTube channel. We  started out with topics that are relevant to the beginning of the school year. We have three short video interview clips with attorney Deborah Stevenson to address the legal perspective regarding these topics. The Notice of Intent

Attorney Stevenson’s Response to the CT Law Tribune 6/5/17 Article on Homeschooling

June 5, 2017 RESPONSE TO EDITORIAL BOARD ARTICLE, “IT’S TIME TO EXAMINE REGULATING HOME SCHOOLING” It is unfortunate that before the Board published this article the Board did not reach out to those who know the most, and have the facts about, home schooling.  Had the Board done so, the Board certainly would have been […]

Ct Homeschool Network Conference

Join us at the homeschool conference in Middletown on June 3, 2017! Check the details and see what informational, fun opportunities await your family! Schedule of events at http://cthomeschoolnetwork.org/conference/  

Homeschool Graduates in College ~ From the Professors’ Perspective

Excerpt: “In my pursuit to encourage homeschooling parents, I thought it would be interesting to get an idea of how homeschool graduates perform in college as experienced by the professors. I made an appeal to professors through Facebook posts, and with the responses that I received I’m going to give you some insight into what they’ve […]

Common Core Math – 5 Years Later

This is very important. It’s not just a public or private school issue; many homeschoolers also have kids in public school while concurrently homeschooling some of their children. There is some explaining to do. ” Five years into the implementation of the Common Core State Standards Initiative (commonly known as “Common Core”), 15-year-old kids in […]

Newsflash: Students Are Bored

Excerpt: ” When the High School Survey of Student Engagement (HSSSE) surveyed over 81,000 students in 2006, it reported that 2 out of 3 students are bored in class every day (in fact, 17 percent reported they are bored in every class).[1] … Duh! So, students are clearly not engaged, nor motivated. And why are […]

Define Homeschooling

The Definition of Homeschooling

Figuring Out The Homeschooled Kid: 5 Misconceptions

This short articles debunk the ignorance surrounding pervasive homeschool myths that still live in the minds of some people. Excerpt: “Studying outside of a normal school might sound unappealing to some. But homeschooling is a great alternative to regular school and allows the student to study at a more comfortable pace. It has been around […]