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For those of us who have turned off the television, this will give you a good indication of how the major news media treats homeschooling. You will not find much mention of private Biblical homeschooling. The ideology of those in the news media is apparent as the "goodies" of government homeschooling are often the most positively spun elements.
Be sure to read "Avoid Government Homeschooling Like the Plague" to inoculate yourself before continuing.
Last Fetch: 12/20/2014 12:01:44 PM
Homeschooled kids get together for a Christmas party
Even during a Christmas social, for school children, there’s no escaping books. Local-area homeschool families gathered in the main library of the Rocky Bayou Christian School Thursday night to celebrate the Christmas season. “It’s so encouraging when homeschool moms get to speak to each other,” said Kelli Van Pelt, the Director of Homeschool Assistance Program for the Rocky Bayou Christian ...
American School Celebrates 117th Birthday
American School recently celebrated its 117th year of offering accredited high school courses at an affordable cost. (PRWeb December 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12402956.htm
The Cumberland County Library receives two awards from the state Public Library Directors Association
The Cumberland County Library has received two awards from the state Public Library Directors Association.
Diversified Machine Systems Hosts ‘Helping Our Members Educate’ (H.O.M.E.) Students to Learn about Manufacturing
Over 50 homeschool students and parents visited Diversified Machine Systems, manufacturer of 3 Axis & 5 Axis CNC Routers for a facility tour and live demos to learn more about the manufacturing industry. (PRWeb December 18, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/DMS-CNC-Routers/Manufacturing-Tour/prweb12404257.htm
SSVEC sends students on trips to Washington, D.C.
WILLCOX (Nov. 20, 2014) -- Nine high school juniors will be touring the nation’s capital for one week this next summer as winners of Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SSVEC’s) 35th annual
Shrek and Shakespeare at Houston Family Arts Center
Houston Family Arts Center’s Actors Academy is now accepting registration for spring classes.
Save the Date | Health, helping others and more events in the Myrtle Beach area
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BRIAN MCMAHEN • TIMES RECORD Sunny Barnett, left, watches her big brother, River Barnett, eat another slice of Little Caesars pizza at the Community Rescue Mission in Fort Smith on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. The Little Caesars Love Kitchen rolled into Fort Smith Monday evening to help feed members of the community.
First Coast Happenings
WEDNESDAY Ask-a-Lawyer , a Clay Chamber U Workshop, 8-9:30 a.m., Haven Hospice Care Center, 745 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park. Features free legal advice direct from experienced lawyers and have face-to-face discussion with legal professionals of varying disciplines. Registration, (904) 264-2651 or claychamber.com. read more
Community Calendar 12.16.14
Students Write About What Might Await Behind a Door
Young Writers Project is an independent nonprofit that engages Vermont and New Hampshire students to write, helps them improve and connects them with authentic audiences in newspapers, before live audiences and on web sites, youngwritersproject.org , vtdigger.org , vpr.net and cowbird.com . Young Writers Project also publishes a monthly digital magazine, The Voice . YWP is supported by this ...
FAITH basketball gets underway
The FAITH Knights Homeschool basketball teams have recently gotten their season off to a good start, with the high school girls sporting a 3-4 record, while the high school varsity boys are 2-0, and t
The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education meets at 7 p.m. in the borough building at 148 N. Binkley Street in Soldotna (unless otherwise noted). For more information, call 907-714-8888 or visit kpbsd.k12.ak.us. The agenda and packet items are posted on Wednesday afternoon prior to the date of the Board meeting. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations to participate ...
Student Debate Tourney Homes In On Restorative Justice
This article was submitted by Rachel Heerema of the Citywide Youth Coalition. The City of New Haven Youth Department, New Haven Public Schools, Yale University Urban Debate League and Citywide Youth Coalition hosted the first high school student debate tournament in New Haven.
Local students learn about programming for "Hour of Code" initiative
Jeff Bland of Boulder's BackFlip Studios told Boulder Valley students writing code may sound boring, but it's all about problem solving.
Atkins enrollment falls
ATKINS — Superintendent Mark Gotcher plans to keep a close watch on enrollment after noticing a dip in recent months. "What I'd like to do is just give an enrollment report every meeting, if that's...
DA will not press charges in Craig Middle School knife case
The student taken into custody from Craig Middle School on Dec. 5 for possessing knives will not be charged for bringing weapons onto school property.
LISD bullies drive students out of District
Everyone is familiar with names like Megan Meier, Tyler Clementi and Mentor High School, were five students took their own lives inside of three years. But the situations listed above didn’t happen at Mentor High School. They didn’t happen at Rutgers University, or at an inner-city school where families and teachers are over-burdened and under-assisted. These things happen in Lockhart.
Teach Them Diligently Announces Partnership with Christian Healthcare Ministries
Teach them Diligently, the nation’s premier source for Christian homeschooling, discipleship, and parenting-related events, has announced a partnership with Christian Healthcare Ministries, America’s longest-serving health cost sharing ministry. (PRWeb December 12, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12385977.htm
Waynesburg ACS Chapter receives national recognition
WAYNESBURG – For the fifth time in six years, and for the fourth consecutive year, the Waynesburg University’s American Chemical Society (ACS) student chapter was awarded the “Outstanding Chapter Award” from the American Chemical Society.
Manhattan Public Library Home-school program
Supporting Pagosa Springs through education.
Outrage Continues In Suicide Death of 12 Year Old
In the week since 12 year old Ronin Shimizu committed suicide outrage has intensified against the bullying that catalyzed the young boy’s tragic decision. Shimizu had been bullied for years. He enjoyed fashion and cheerleading and local kids but kids at his Folsom, California school relentlessly teased him until his parents eventually pulled him from Outrage Continues In Suicide Death of 12 Year ...
Northwest Christian Schools concert today - Thu, 11 Dec 2014 PST
The middle- and high school students at Northwest Christian Schools will share the Christmas spirit during their “Merry Little Christmas” concert today at 7 p.m. in the Calvary Chapel, 511 W. Hastings Road. The students will sing traditional tunes, including “Adeste Fidelis” and “Winter Wonderland.” The concert will also feature holiday favorites such as “The Nutcracker March,” “Have Yourself a ...
(Tempo) Talent Team Sierra Vista to put on "Santastic Season" on Monday
SIERRA VISTA — Sharon Schade was never very much into the performing arts when she was a child, so as her children entered school age and began to display an interest in singing and dancing and acting, she looked for a place to turn. “I homeschool my kids, but even in the public schools there’s not a lot in the way of the performing arts,” Schade said. As fate would have it, Schade was working ...
Alexandria-Arlington community events, Dec. 11-18, 2014
Play version of ?The Great Gatsby,? Civil War Christmas, candlelight tours, handbell and chorale concerts.
SSVEC’s Washington Youth Tour winners announced
WILLCOX — Nine high school juniors will be touring the nation’s capital for one week this next summer as winners of Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SSVEC’s) 35th annual Washington Youth
The Family Garden of Mitchellsburg takes families, neighbors to be a success
Judy Wilson, left, and her daughters man the Boyle County Farmers Market table where they sell their fresh products as The Family Garden.
High Altitude Robotics Extravaganza winners named
Coconino High School has announced the winners of the seventh annual High Altitude Robotics Extravaganza this past Saturday.
Ohio and New Mexico Students Capture $100,000 Scholarship Prize in 2014 Siemens Competition in Math, Science ...
Washington, D.C. -- Three students from Hilliard, Ohio and Albuquerque, N.M. were awarded top prizes at the 15th annual Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, the nation's premier research ...