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The 2013-2014 College Admissions Outlook

The 2013-2014 College Admissions Outlook
Last year was the most competitive college admissions cycle we have ever seen. Harvard had their all-time low 5.79% admissions rate on an all-time high 35,023 applications received. Not to be outdone, Stanford had an all-time low 5.69% admissions rate on an all-time high 38,828 applications received. Those hoping for better odds this year are likely to be out of luck, admissions to highly selective... 

Homeschooling stigmas within college admissions

Homeschooling stigmas within college admissions
As a proponent of homeschooling as a superior method of education for many (if not most) students when compared to public schooling, I was shocked to hear nothing but false and negative stereotypes from former admissions officers from three selective colleges earlier this week. The representatives came from Davidson College (NC), Princeton University and Wellesley College (MA). Having been spoiled... 

Higher Education Alternatives for Homeschoolers – PorcFest X

Higher Education Alternatives for Homeschoolers - PorcFest X
Higher Education Alternatives for Homeschoolers. This is a variant of a speech you may have seen me give before, tailored for the liberty community. Admissions numbers are general estimates used to illustrate my point, based on actual admissions policies. PorcFest is an annual camping festival held in New Hampshire to celebrate liberty and the Free State Project. Each year they bring in libertarian... 

Why I have dedicated my career to homeschooling (condensed version)

Why I have dedicated my career to homeschooling (condensed version)
Life wasn’t very easy on my single father, my younger brother and me as we grew up in government housing in Pottsville, PA. I took it upon myself to help raise my younger brother. I would help him with his homework, get in fights with bullies on his behalf, and by the time I was a teenager, I was coaching his baseball and basketball teams. I took great pride in my ability to help him forge a... 
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