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by Yvonne Bunn

Voting For School Board Members

Posted on Oct 19 2013 by Yvonne Bunn

Q. In my district, some school board members are on the ballot. Is voting for local school board members important for homeschoolers since we are not in the public school system? A. Yes, it is! Because a school board member’s actions can directly or indirectly affect homeschoolers, it’s important to know the background of school […]

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2013 General Assembly Session Opens

Posted on Jan 18 2013 by Yvonne Bunn

  2013 General Assembly Session Begins  -                                               AND a Call to Action    January 18, 2013 The 2013 General Assembly Session began on Wednesday, January 9, with an influx of bills from legislators in both the House and Senate. This short, 45-day legislative session will move quickly; however, there […]

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Financial Aid

Posted on Sep 19 2012 by Yvonne Bunn

Q.Have federal financial-aid laws changed for college-bound homeschoolers? Do homeschoolers now have to get a GED to receive financial aid? A. The federal government made significant changes to financial-aid laws in December 2011, and these changes went into effect July 1, 2012. However, Congress made NO CHANGES to the homeschool eligibility section. The law states, […]

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Curriculum Description Form Incorrect

Posted on May 26 2012 by Yvonne Bunn

This post is part of a series titled, “Homeschool Q&A.” The series features questions we’ve received from parents on a variety of topics–and the answers. Q. I received a letter from my superintendent with what he termed the “new forms.” One includes a place to list the subjects and then a blank for the “objectives” […]

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Curriculum Description Law Change

Posted on May 25 2012 by Yvonne Bunn

This post is part of a series titled, “Homeschool Q&A.” The series features questions we’ve received from parents on a variety of topics–and the answers. Q: When does the new curriculum description law go into effect, and what information should be included? A: The curriculum description law change goes into effect July 1, 2012. For […]

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