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2/22/2005 4:12:16 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--February 22, 2005

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H S L D A ' s W E E K L Y U P D A T E
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Topics for February 22, 2005

1. Homeschool Team Wins B.E.S.T. Robotics Competition
2. The Private School Affidavit is Back Up on the CDE Website
3. Home School Heartbeat: Interview with Denise Kanter
4. Generation Joshua - Generation Joshua Clubs

Plus: Homeschooling in the News




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1. Homeschool Team Wins B.E.S.T. Robotics Competition

Last fall, forty-five homeschool students, from the Wichita Kansas
area, came together to form the Wichita Warriors Homeschool Robotics
Team.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2127


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2. The Private School Affidavit is Back Up on the CDE Website

The California Department of Education (CDE) has removed the December
31st cutoff on filing private school affidavits for new schools.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2128


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3. Home School Heartbeat: Interview with Denise Kanter of Considering
Homeschooling

Many parents are seeking alternatives to public school. This week,
Mike Smith talks with Denise Kanter, cofounder of Considering
Homeschooling, about helping families explore the homeschool option.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2129


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4. Generation Joshua - Generation Joshua Clubs

Congratulations to the members of the first three Generation Joshua
Clubs, which can be found in Knox County, Ohio; Hillsboro County,
Florida; and Sedgwick County, Kansas.

To find out more about the program:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2130



HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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Feb. 18: FOX CAROLINA (South Carolina)
Home School Group Says Police Used Excessive Force
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2131

Feb. 18 Lompoc Record (California)
Homeschooling Goes Mainstream
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2132

Feb. 18: the Winchester Star (Virginia)
A Team Approach to Education
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2133

Feb. 17: Capital Press Agriculture Weekly (Oregon)
www Dot Teen Volunteer
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2134

Feb. 17: The Herald-Sun (North Carolina)
Homeschoolers Get Social as More Families Go Non-public
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2135





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