Some homeschoolers finding it difficult to avoid Common Core
More and more parents fed up with the tightening reigns of the federal government on public education through the Common Core are leaving the schools to homeschool their children. But few realize that the same "politicized" and "dumbed-down" standards ...
KS judge: Homeschoolers prepped for life in the 15th century
Disturbed by the anti-homeschool rhetoric used in the ruling, attorneys with the Homeschool Legal Defense Association brought the biased language before the Kansas Court of Appeals, which recently agreed with the Christian legal group, stating that the ...
Common Core Concerns Lead to Homeschool Increase
As Breitbart News reported in September, homeschooling parents can receive guidance in avoiding curricula aligned with the Common Core standards. Homeschooling mom Tina Hollenbeck, for example, has compiled an online Home School Resource ...
Homeschooling on the Rise as Parents Become Disillusioned with Common Core
Homeschool mom sues 6 social workers for snatching kids
A Virginia homeschooling mother has filed a lawsuit against six social workers after they seized her two children on April 3 and placed them in foster care following a determination by one of the workers that a diabetic 4-year-old's blood glucose ...
Opposition to Common Core spurs jump in homeschooling
“It's not surprising that we are seeing a lot of this as of late,” William Estrada, director of federal relations for the Home School Legal Defense Association, said. “When it comes to Common Core, we see a hastening by parents. For them, it's the ...
Common Core Fallout: Homeschooling Rates Are Rising
Homeschooling Is On The Rise, Thanks Largely To Common Core
Vindictive officials seize homeschool family's assets
Michael Donnelly, director of global outreach for the Home School Legal Defense Association, has been involved with the Wunderlich case from the outset, and told WND on Friday that the German government's attitude apparently is that more prosecution, ...
Common Core qualms spike homeschool numbers
The proliferating numbers of homeschoolers in America — estimates place the population at more than 2 million — have been boosted even higher of late due to increasing agitation from parents over the federally imposed Common Core in public schools ...
Homeschool Family Raided By Missouri Sheriff, Parents Tasered And Pepper ...
A police raid on the home of a Missouri homeschool family involved the use of a Taser and pepper spray. The children were ultimately removed from the home and placed in the custody of social services. A Nodaway County Sheriff and an officer entered the ...
Veteran Homeschoolers Share Tips And How-To's As More Students Exit ...
With reports of more parents making the decision to remove their children from traditional school environments to homeschool them instead, many veterans of home education are willing to offer their tips, suggestions, and responses to the question: How ...
Power Grab—State Superintendent to be Made “Head” of Every Homeschool
State agency writes homeschoolers off as lazy, invalid
Science-hating homeschool mom sued for defamation in ongoing library porn flap
A conservative blogger and homeschooling mom whose video tour of a science museum went viral is being sued by an Illinois librarian as part of an ongoing dispute over Internet pornography. Megan Fox, a blogger for PJ Media and YouTube commentator, ...