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The Socialization Homeschooled Kids Don’t Get

Excerpt: “I remember how friendship groups work, especially amongst girls. How cliques are formed. How it’s not cool to talk to the younger kid over the fence when you’ve got your school friend over. I remember how we played with power and exclusion. I gently enquire and check she’s ok. And she is. My strong […]

Homeschooled Girl with Four College Degrees

Savannah Dawson, Carroll resident graduating McDaniel with four degrees, used lessons from homeschooling, life on a farm to find success Excerpt: “Farraris said he can see how someone like her could come out with four degrees, because she was so dedicated. Every class, she was there, and always worked well with other students. Growing up […]

The Amendment Touted by Senator Ted Cruz and His Supporters, Ostensibly to “Help” Parents by Giving Them a “Tax Break” for Homeschooling Their Children, is UnConstitutional and Should Not Become Law

NATIONAL HOME EDUCATION LEGAL DEFENSE, LLC Attorney Deborah G. Stevenson Founder P.O. Box 704                                                                                                                                                                                            Tel.: (860) 354-3590 Southbury, CT 06488                                                                                                                                                                                 Cell: (203) 206-4282 Email: stevenson@dgslawfirm.com December 8, 2017 The Amendment Touted by Senator Ted Cruz and His Supporters, Ostensibly to “Help” Parents by Giving Them a “Tax Break” for Homeschooling Their Children, is UnConstitutional and […]

CT: Home Schooling Numbers and Opportunities Grow

Home schooling numbers and opportunities grow Eileen FitzGerald Published 10:42 pm, Saturday, February 8, 2014 Like other 18-year-olds, Howard Ho of New Milford has sent out his college applications and is now eager to hear back and choose the next step on his academic journey. It’s the first time in a long time that Ho […]

Learning At Home

Learning at home February 09, 2014 6:00 am • By Hannah Johnson. On weekday mornings in the Larson household, three of the five Larson kids lounge in the living room with their noses in a textbook or in front of the computer. Nancy Larson of Bismarck started home-schooling her children about 14 years ago when […]