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College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 2 of 3)

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 2 of 3)
College education is not the be all and end all that so many public education advocates and politicians make it out to be. As most homeschoolers know, a self-directed or individualized education trumps the standard 20-to-a-classroom uniform instruction experience that the majority of students receive through primary and secondary schools. It is no surprise that many of them believe that they can... 

If You Love Your Kids, Do Not Hand Them Over To The State!

If You Love Your Kids, Do Not Hand Them Over To The State!
With today’s post I had intended to discuss the reasons why homeschoolers should consider going to a selective college.  I’m putting that on the back burner for the moment.  Several recent events have convinced me to address something that weighs more heavily on my mind – the destruction of our children’s lives by the state. Warning, some of the following stories/videos may be disturbing. At... 

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 1 of 3)

College Admissions for Homeschool Students (Part 1 of 3)
photo credit: eduify.com I used to believe that the primary purpose of K-12 education was to get kids into college. And the primary purpose of college was to allow them to get good jobs, or to get into graduate school to get better jobs in the future. I also bought into the argument that I needed to support the public education system to be patriotic, to increase the competitiveness of the nation... 

Wisconsin Protests; Another Argument for Homeschooling

Wisconsin Protests; Another Argument for Homeschooling
“When school children start paying union dues, that’s when I’ll start representing the interests of school children.” – Albert Shanker, former President of the United Federation of Teachers The reasons why public schooling is inferior to homeschooling are innumerable.   The current political protests that are playing out in Wisconsin, which are likely to spread to other states,... 
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