Homeschoolers Top SAT National Average Scores in 2014

Brian D. Ray of the National Home Education Research Institute reports that homeschool students surpassed the national average on the SAT college-entrance exam given in 2014.

Cruz, Huckabee, Jindal and Santorum Speak to Iowa Homeschoolers (Video)

Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, and Rick Santorum participated in a forum hosted by the Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators in Des Moines.

Homeschoolers Dropped in Iowa House ESA Bill

An education savings account bill with a 12-year roll out that leaves out homeschoolers is in jeopardy in the Iowa House Education Committee over budget concerns.

Iowa House Democrats File Anti-Homeschooling Measure

State Representative Sharon Steckman (D-Mason City) filed HF 214 that would repeal Independent Private Instruction enacted in 2013 in a legislative bargain.

The Changing Homeschool Landscape

The homeschool landscape has changed with an increasing diversity of backgrounds & motivations and a 2nd generation of homeschoolers, so have their needs.

NICHE Launches Homeschool Iowa Foundation and Inaugural Banquet

The Network of Iowa Christian Home Educators and the Homeschool Iowa Foundation will hold their inaugural banquet on Friday, November 8th at 5:0pm.

I’m Glad I Was Homeschooled: “Do You Have Friends?”

While dealing with stereotypes is part of the homeschooling experience. I am glad to have been homeschooled, and I wouldn’t trade my experience for anything.

Iowa Homeschooling Law Changes Brings Out Liberal Ignorance

Liberals protesting the changes made in Iowa homeschooling law put their ignorance of and ideology against home education on full display.

Backward Sovereignty

If you were to ask most Americans what the highest level of…

Waiting for Superman: Teachers’ Unions Are The Root of All Evil (in Education)

I stopped by Redbox last night and saw that Waiting for Superman…

What is a Mediocre Education Worth?

Sam Sorbo at Big Government makes the case for how public schools…

Unsocialized Homeschoolers

I was preparing this afternoon for a radio interview that I will…

Home Schools and Taxpayer Money

The Des Moines Register ran a front page article this morning entitled…

Rod Roberts Interview Part III: Social Concerns

Recently I had the opportunity to talk at length with Representative Rod…

Twenty Items of Interest (v.52)

1. Governor Sarah Palin’s Lincoln Day Dinner Speech in Anchorage on 3/20/09…

Twenty Items of Interest (v.51) (Update: Correction #10)

1. Fifteen lawsuits that will make you want to sue somebody.  That…