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An Open Letter to Thomas Umstattd Jr. and Co.: By Xoxana Sea

“In the early days our party line was ‘Homeschooling is perfect. No regulation needed.’ This line of argumentation was good and helpful during our infancy. We needed to sweep internal problems under the rug so we could focus on external threats.” 601 more words

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First Day of Pre-K!

The original plan was not to start until September, but J was anxious and asking for it. So, we went for it! Might as well set tradition for starting “formally” on the first day of public school. 216 more words

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iPads & eDucational aPps

I finally joined the cool kids club & got an iPad mini!! Seriously….how the hay did I EVER read anything on my iPhone?! The boy child has a Leappad & both big kids have Kindle Fires that were graciously handed down from their awesome cousins. 441 more words

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Weekly Wrap-up: September Around the Corner

Hard to believe August is nearly history. Autumn will arrive before I’ve adjusted to the fact that Spring is long since gone…time is really a quick march. 971 more words

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Taking a step back

After a rough last Thursday….who am I kidding, the last three weeks have been H-E-double hockey sticks….the boy child & I sat down & had a heart to heart. 788 more words

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Beall Phillips, Wife of Doug Phillips, Accuses HSLDA's Michael Farris of "Gross Error," "Bully Pulpit"

By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

In a curious turn of events, Beall Phillips — wife of disgraced homeschool leader Doug Phillips, who was accused of sexual assaulting his family’s nanny… 790 more words

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Poetry Notebooks for Kindergarten

Hi there, friends!  I’ve missed being here and missed you!  Wait, did anyone even notice I’ve been gone?  :)  If you’re wondering what I’ve been up to this summer, I’ll happily tell you…  GROWING!   462 more words

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