Tag: Home Schooling

Homeschool parents sue New Jersey, allege ‘unlawful, unconstitutional home intrusion’

Nothing really changed after a New Jersey state social worker banged on Christopher and Nicole Zimmer’s front door, and yet everything was different.     Over the next two hours, the social worker quizzed their 15-year-old son, Chris, including questions on whether his parents fought or did drugs. She wanted to see his homeschool curriculum. She […]

Opposition to Common Core spurs jump in homeschooling

The home-schooling boom is getting a new push due to opposition to Common Core, the controversial national education standard that some parents claim is using their children’s public school lessons to push a political agenda, according to critics of the Washington-backed curriculum.   North Carolina, already a home-schooling hotbed, saw a 14 percent rise last […]

Who Really Owns Your Child?

“He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.” — Adolph Hitler Who Really Owns Your Child? By Dave Robbins   Do you really own your children? With the ever-encroaching fingers of government into our personal lives, it is a question that must be asked. Most parents would answer with a resounding “Yes!” But is […]