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4/26/2005 4:37:02 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--April 26, 2005

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Topics for April 26, 2005

1. School District Overreacts and Files Truancy Charges
2. Tell Us What You Think: Take Our Court Report Reader Survey
3. Sign Up for Patrick Henry College's Teen Leadership Camps
4. Constitutional Law/Moot Court Camp Adds a Second Field Trip
5. Home School Heartbeat - Preparing Your Children for the Workplace
6. Generation Joshua - More GenJ Clubs Formed

Plus: Homeschooling in the News




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1. School District Overreacts and Files Truancy Charges

Home School Legal Defense Association recently defended a Tennessee
family who was charged with truancy in a dispute over which paperwork
requirements were needed to withdraw from public school.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2288


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2. Tell Us What You Think: Take Our Court Report Reader Survey

We want to know how useful HSLDA's bi-monthly magazine is to your
family. Read the latest issue online now and take our short survey.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2289


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3. Sign Up for Patrick Henry College's Teen Leadership Camps

Summer is just around the corner, and Patrick Henry College's Teen
Leadership Camps are filling up fast. Don't wait to register until
it's too late!

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2290


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4. Constitutional Law/Moot Court Camp Adds a Second Field Trip

Michael Farris is adding Philadelphia to the itinerary for his guided
tour of the history of America's founding.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2291


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5. Home School Heartbeat - Preparing Your Children for the Workplace

Maximize your child's school time! Mike Smith talks about
incorporating job skills into a child's education.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2292


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6. Generation Joshua - More GenJ Clubs Formed

Director of Generation Joshua Ned Ryun was invited last week to the
formation a GenJ club in Tampa, Florida.

To find out more about the program:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2293



HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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Apr. 25: Concord Monitor (New Hampshire)
'I'm Kind of Like the Little Mother, Almost.'
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2294

Apr. 24: The Grand Rapids Press (Michigan)
Home is Where the Art is
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2295

Apr. 24: The Daily Times Staff (Tennessee)
Parent's Take Hands-on Role in Homeschooling
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2296

Apr. 20: Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin (New York)
Homeschoolers Set to Hit the Stage
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2297

Apr. 20: The Daily Collegian (Pennsylvania)
Homeschoolers' Applications Up
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=2298






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