The U.S. Supreme Court turned away an appeal from a German family that is seeking U.S. asylum because it contends that it faces persecution for home schooling in its native country.
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March 03, 2014
January 24, 2014
This Sunday marks the kickoff of the fourth annual National School Choice Week, which promotes school choice options through a variety of colorful events.
November 05, 2013
Groups worry in a case on a chemical-weapons pact that education and family law treaties might require the federal government to wade into policies that traditionally are state prerogatives.
October 31, 2013
Military bases are providing more support and resources for the growing number of military families who are choosing to home school their children.
October 09, 2013
So can public schools thrive in a school choice environment? I think so, yes. Options like charter, magnet, private, online and homeschool curricula are not meant to undermine the nation's public schools but to build them up through shared quality standards. There is room for all choices in K-12 schools and students benefit from the options.
September 13, 2013
Hundreds of families ineligible for San Antonio's new pre-K program can take part in a home-schooling program featuring iPads loaded with a literacy curriculum.
August 30, 2013
New data breaks down the U.S. homeschooling population.
August 21, 2013
Four out of five Americans believe homeschooled students should have the chance to play sports for public schools.
August 21, 2013
While nearly 70 percent of those surveyed back charter schools, the same number are against allowing public dollars to flow to private schools.
April 30, 2013
The Indiana High School Athletic Association will allow homeschooled students to compete on public school sports teams starting next school year.