Bill Gothard, Christian Advocate of Homeschooling, Accused of Sexually Harrassing Women and Teen Girls

A Christian organization dedicated to highlighting the experiences of those raised under the controversial teachings of homeschooling and family planning advocate William G. "Bill"...

Admissions Tips for College-Bound Homeschooled Teens

Applying for college is a hair-pulling, nail-biting time of life for both parents and students alike. You know there are mistakes and pitfalls, just...

4 of 6 Homeschooled Brothers Plead Guilty to Sexually Abusing Sister for Nearly 10...

Thursday brought big developments in the case of six brothers charged in the decade-long sexual abuse of a single victim in Perquimans County. It was...

Homeschooling: Surviving It for the Long Haul

It’s February. The leftover frozen Christmas cookies have been consumed, the unwanted gifts have (finally!) been exchanged, that protracted euphoric sense of holiday freedom...

Homeschool Graduate Denied Admission to Tech School

Home School Legal Defense Association recently assisted an applicant to the phlebotomy program at Savannah Technical College after the school refused her admission as...

How to Help Your Children Hear from God

Four a.m. I awoke. This has been a tough year. I have experienced a great deal of loss, and sleeping doesn’t come easily. My...

19 Homeschool Blogs Worth Reading

I’m a terrible blog reader. Terrible. Here’s the thing — I read blogs sporadically. So I read a lot of blogs, but often, I read a...

Transforming the School Year for Your Homeschooled Children

It’s always the most popular homeschool support group meeting of the year. The veterans attend willingly, and the newbies are equally eager. Everyone takes...

Great Books Fuel Unit Studies

After a seven-hour seminar about KONOS, I plopped into a chair at my friend Bev’s house while she fixed dinner. From the kitchen she yelled,...

Mother in New York Arrested After Deciding to Homeschool; Children Taken from Her

Single mother Kiarre Harris started researching homeschooling last November. She says her two elementary school aged children weren't excelling at their failing Buffalo Public...

“Homeschoolers for Cruz”: One Christian Family Band’s Mission to Elect Ted Cruz

Initially, Becky and Marlin Bontrager disagreed about the number of children they wanted to have. Becky says that she wanted six, while her husband...

Capture Your Children’s Minds with Exceptional Literature

One of the most attractive aspects of homeschooling is the ability to spend time together reading. Whether it’s reading the Bible together in the...

Seeing God’s Kindness in Everyday Life at Home

Smoothing the pleats of her stiff, woolen skirt, Mary Ann Bickerdyke leaned forward in her pew and listened attentively. The pastor was reading a...

How to Homeschool High Schoolers

I have talked to a number of parents who have brought their students home from traditional schools this year. I think this is terrific,...

Positives and Negatives of Homeschooling

What if the average cost to educate a child was over $5,000 but you could drop it to just over $500 per child? According...

5 Thoughtful Ways to Practice Controlled Creativity

It was one, among several, of the company’s strategies for achieving success. And I have to admit, it was the only one I didn’t...

How to Celebrate Lent and Easter with Your Children

If Thanksgiving sits in the shadow of Christmas, then Easter is the redheaded stepchild of them all. It’s ironic, really, how little time, money, or...

Common Core, Testing, and Your Rights

No doubt you have heard the uproar surrounding the Common Core State Standards, or CCSS. You may not be aware of the realities of...

The Overflow of a Mother’s Heart

You never quite know how you sound until you hear your own children repeat something you've said. I recently heard my oldest instruct my...

HSLDA says Dangerous Policy Lurks behind Romeike Triumph

Other than the Romeike family themselves, no one could have been more thrilled than me with the sudden reversal from the Department of Homeland...