Conflicted Educators Homeschool

Fortunately, there are wonderful alternatives to public and private schools wrapping their budgets and curriculum around the latest new thang – the federalized Common Core initiatives.  One New York principal understands the conflict, as schools are losing their own controls … Continue reading

Watching the Birds – Homegrown Science

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology appreciates homeschoolers. They cater to them, along with school educators. From the BirdSleuth website: Parents, welcome to BirdSleuth for Homeschool! Getting outside to explore the birds in your neighborhood is an inexpensive and fun way … Continue reading

Homeschool Athletes Get Attention from the Chicago Tribune

Homeschool athletes were spotlighted by the Chicago Tribune.  The big game is at the United Center tomorrow. Home-schoolers right at home at McDonald’s All-American Games By Paul Skrbina There isn’t much wiggle room in the wardrobe this week for Justin Jackson … Continue reading