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Homeschooling in community

Recently I spent some time going through copies of my old Growing Without Schooling magazines, and rediscovered this article I wrote for Issue #141, in which I describe one of my favorite things about homeschooling. 728 more words


Big Data for Social Good: How crunching numbers can guide policy

The ability to drill down into research data to change the world was the central theme Monday night at Big Data for Social Good, the first interdisciplinary Research Frontiers Silicon Valley presentation at the UCSC Silicon Valley Extension campus in Santa Clara. 545 more words


May 23: Last Day of School

Today was the last day of school for Forest Lake. Tomorrow is graduation. We (they?) started school in early August to make room for construction, and today, they get to be done. 276 more words

FUNAAB Matriculation Ceremony Date 2017/2018

​FUNAAB Matriculation ceremony date. The management of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, has approved the date, time and venue for the 2017/2018 academic session fresh students matriculation ceremony. 90 more words


Do You Know Your Financial Aid Limits?

Did you know that federal financial aid has both annual and lifetime limits? It’s true! So, before you run out of federal aid each semester (or permanently), make sure you know what your limits are! 375 more words


My First Reading Journal: developing the reading journal habit in our elementary students

As our children grow in their ability to read independently, it is important that they learn how to actively interact and participate in what they are reading.  975 more words


Less Tide Pods, More Malala

High school and college students are in the spotlight once again… for a positive accomplishment!

Bring on Graduation Season!

I love the anticipation of graduation: standing in the staff line shaking the graduates’ hands, seeing the hope and excitement on their faces as they dream of their futures, the throwing of the caps- all of it! 470 more words