Carnivals

Here's a brand new one:   Unschooling Blog Carnival  Don't forget the oldest homeschool Carnival based at Why Homeschool.  This week's Carnival is at The Homespun Life   Check out what homeschoolers are doing and blogging about in our diverse community. … Continue reading

Illinois Homeschoolers Don’t Need IDs from the Schools

Illinois' Boone County Board is contemplating a truancy ordinance [Ordinance pdf is linked on the right sidebar].  They like to call it a truancy ordinance, but it's more accurate to call it a daytime curfew.   Last fall, Boone/Winnebago County Regional … Continue reading

Carnival of Homeschooling

Putting together the Carnival of Homeschooling has always been a great pleasure for me.  Discovering new blogs always provides more food for thought from our diverse and unique homeschool community.  The common theme we have is homeschooling and finding the … Continue reading

Watching Some Bills – Ed Reform in Illinois

Several of us involved with the Illinois Homeschool PAC have been noting some legislation making its way through the Capitol.  As the custom goes in Illinois, the backroom deals are where you want the glass against the wall listening in. … Continue reading