The Illinois Education Tax Credit Rehash

Not much has changed since I wrote this post about the Illinois Education Tax Credit.  Except Illinois is even more broke(n) and our legislators are looking around for some more revenue (taxes/fees).  When our newly retired Senator Maloney presented a … Continue reading

Chicago Public Schools: Over-Compliance Demands for Homeschoolers

Homeschool advocates consistently work to maintain homeschool freedoms while discovering we often know more about education statutes and laws than public school officials themselves.  Knowledge is power and homeschoolers have used the rule of law along with perseverance in defeating … Continue reading

Continuation of the Boiling Frogs

The Rockford Register Star released an article yesterday critical of the Illinois Homeschool PAC's stand.  Below is the explanation of the Boone County Board update regarding their truancy ordinance policy.  There were no attempts by the Rockford Register Star to contact Curt … Continue reading

The Right Thing to Do for Children

 The Daily Beast rolled out a Dana Goldstein piece called: The Tea Party's War on Schools or How the Tea Party Will Destroy Education Reform.  Starts out like this: As Obama seeks to tighten federal control over local schools and boost accountability, … Continue reading