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7/27/2005 9:16:04 AM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--July 26, 2005

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Topics for July 27, 2005

1. Washington Times Op-ed - Training a New Generation of Leaders
2. Against All Odds
3. Confusion Reigns in Gilroy
4. Iowa Homeschooler Named to National Youth Soccer Team
5. Home School Heartbeat - Ivy League Attacks on American History
6. Generation Joshua - Arizona Convention Inspires a New Generation

Plus: Homeschooling in the News


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1. Washington Times Op-ed - Training a New Generation of Leaders

Lamenting the lack of motivation and activism in young adults is a
recurring theme among people involved in civics and politics. Is a new
generation ready to take the mantle of leadership?

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2467


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2. Illinois - Against All Odds

Illinois homeschoolers tirelessly fought and won a crucial battle even
though the odds were stacked against them.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2468


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3. California - Confusion Reigns in Gilroy

There have been a series of articles in the Gilroy Dispatch which have
created concern for homeschoolers in Santa Clara County.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2469


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4. Iowa Homeschooler Named to National Youth Soccer Team

Fourteen-year-old Ian Christianson is running towards his goal. He was
named to the United States Under-14 Men's National Team.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2470


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5. Home School Heartbeat - Ivy League Attacks on American History

Is America forgetting its past? A peek into some college history
classes would suggest so. This week, Michael Farris talks about the
liberal agenda by which some university professors are interpreting
history. Whether they are advancing gay rights or criticizing
America's foreign policy, such professors attempt to rewrite history
to support their positions. Find out how the disappearance of
historical accuracy will undermine the liberties we enjoy today.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2471


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6. Generation Joshua - Arizona Convention Inspires a New Generation

Last week at the Arizona Home Educators Convention 38 teenagers signed
up for Generation Joshua.

To find out more about the program:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2472



HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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July 26: Connecticut Post Connecticut
Kids enjoy lessons of thrift shop
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2473

July 25: Daily News Tribune Massachusetts
A home-schoolers guide to summer fun
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2475

July 25: Los Angeles Times California
New Role for Home Study: Honing a Gift
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2476

July 22: RGJ.com Nevada
Youths make history come alive in program
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2477

July 22: Prague Daily Monitor Czech Republic
Parents may be allowed to teach children at home
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2478

July 21: Bluefield Daily Telegraph West Virginia
Home-schoolers ruled out-of-bounds for sports
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2479

July 21: The Beacon Massachusetts
Homeschooling: Exploring the reasons, finding the tools
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=2480





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