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7/13/2004 5:01:35 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--July 13, 2004

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Topics for July 13, 2004

1. Results of HSLDA's Third Annual Essay Contest
2. Washington Times Op-ed - Conveying Values to a New Generation
3. Home School Heartbeat: Homeschooling and the Culture
4. Generation Joshua: Benjamin Rush Awards Program

Plus: Homeschooling in the News




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1. Results of HSLDA's Third Annual Essay Contest

In its third year, the Home School Legal Defense Association Essay
Contest drew applicants from several countries, including Mexico and
New Zealand. Four hundred students sent in essays this year, and the
eight judges were faced with the difficult task of choosing only six
in each category.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1673


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2. Washington Times Op-ed - Conveying Values to a New Generation

Southern Baptists recently made headlines when some of their members
submitted the Christian Education Resolution to the annual Southern
Baptist Convention, held last month in Indianapolis.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1674


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3. Home School Heartbeat: Homeschooling and the Culture--An Interview
with David Kupelian

World Net Daily's David Kupelian shares his answer to the culture war:
homeschooling.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1675


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4. Generation Joshua: Benjamin Rush Awards Program

Generation Joshua members can win big prizes by becoming politically
active.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1676



HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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Jun. 13: Iowa City Press-Citizen (Iowa)
Students Receive Merit Scholarships
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1677

Jun. 12: Baptist Press (Tennessee)
Homeschool Family Adventure Offers Fun, Learning & Renewal
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1678

Jul. 12: The Arizona Republic (Arizona)
Homeschooling Right Choice for Daughters
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1679

Jul. 8: The Oneida Daily Dispatch (New York)
Homeschooled Student Looks Forward to College
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=1680






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