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You are Brave to Send Your Child to School

In my previous post I agreed that it took courage for parents to step out against the grain and home educate their children. Similarly, I propose that it takes just as much (if not more) courage to send your child to school. When your children are at home, you as the...

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Can I homeschool with one child?

Many parents are concerned that they only have one child of school age and that by home educating them, they will miss out on forming friendships. A perception exists that those who homeschool have large families. Our research shows this is not the case and that over...

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What Does the Research Say?

I had the privilege of hearing this presentation by Dr Brian Ray at the Global Home Education Conference in Berlin in 2012. As the number of home educated students exceeds two million in the USA, the research mostly comes from North America. While...

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The Romeike Family Can Stay

Last week the US Department of Homeland security said that Romeike family will not be deported back to Germany. At Homeschool WA we have been following and praying for the Romeike family who were seeking asylum in the US after fleeing the repressive...

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What Schools Do Not Measure

Schools spend lots of time measuring academics and attendance rates of students, but spend little, if any, in measuring such things as character development, social skills and emotional health. It is not surprising that schools do not want to measure how well they are...

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The Leap of “Getting Started”

After listening to the radio interview that I gave with Mike Smith, my webdesigner grabbed a quote and made this little promotional / inspirational poster.   It's true! The hardest part is getting started. Encourage those who are scared to make the leap by sharing...

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Benefits of ACE

Created on Tuesday, 01 March 2016 18:39 Written by Stuart Chapman Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) A Short Overview By Floyd Risser and Stuart Chapman There are some who are unsure about ACE and its effectiveness as an education program as it looks very different...

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