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Exit…To Prison?

Taken from Practical Homeschooling #111 State after state has been adding high-school exit exams.  Now, almost half of all U.S. states require students to pass an exit exam… and if they don’t, their diploma is withheld. But do exit exams … Continue reading

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How teens, parents struggle to share social media

Taken from http://almenconi.blogspot.com By Heather Kelly, CNN updated 10:04 PM EDT, Fri August 30, 2013 (CNN) — Carly and her mom are friends on Facebook, but that doesn’t mean they share everything. The 17-year-old from Marin County, California, has refined her Facebook privacy … Continue reading

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America’s Top Young Scientists

Taken from Practical Homeschooling Magazine, September/October 2013 Issue Three of the top 10 finalists in the 15th annual Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge, “the nation’s premier science competition for students in grades 5-8,” are homeschoolers! Students nationwide were asked … Continue reading

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