The Land of Homeschoolers

These are homeschooling articles I enjoy reading.  Virginia Commonwealth University‘s  Capitol News Service posted a lengthy article: Home Schooling on the Rise in Virginia by Allison Landry and Amber Shiflett.  Homeschoolers were the homeschooling experts in this article, rather than people who like to … Continue reading

Virginia Senators Turn Down Roomful of Hopeful Kids

There have been many times I've been in our Springfield Capitol building where kids are roaming the expansive, marble-filled hallways and gathering for a rally under the rotunda.  Adults and teens bused (not always the big, yellow one) to support … Continue reading

Homeschooling and Public School Sports Activities

Several states, including Georgia and Alabama introduced “Tim Tebow” bills allowing homeschoolers to participate in public school sports and other activities under the school control.  Both Georgia’s and Alabama’s bills failed in 2011, as did Virginia’s in the past legislative session. … Continue reading