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The creator of the homeschool documentary Class Dismissed is working on a follow-up, Self-Taught. Self-Taught will follow self-directed learners, exploring their daily lives to understand how they make a living and how they define success. The central question the film seeks to answer is, “How do kids who are non-traditionally schooled turn out as adults?” Click here to learn more.
- Super dumb letter sent to homeschool parents in Little Rock.
- Yes, Virginia, you can homeschool without a doctor’s note.
- Senate swayed right by 720 homeschooled teens.
Common Core News
- Betsy DeVos calls for an end to Common Core.
- Leading Catholic scholar: Trump should focus on getting rid of Common Core.
- Common Core is ‘substandard,’ incompatible with Catholic education.
- Dismal international test scores from U.S. kids “confirm a downward trend that appears to track the rocky implementation of the Common Core State Standards,” writes The Weekly Standard.
- Parents’ homeschooling their children probed for ‘educational neglect’.
- Report card from parents nets auto insurance discount.