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7/17/2012 4:36:51 PM
Mike Farris--HSLDA
HSLDA Weekly--Santorum Joins Fight against UN Treaty

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Legislative Update

If you live in Alabama, Hawaii, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York or
Oklahoma, click on the link below to learn about legislation that
could affect your freedom to homeschool.

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Topics for July 17, 2012:

1. Santorum Joins Fight against UN Treaty--Call Now!
2. Help Make History for Parental Rights
3. HSLDA Defends Homeschooler against Daytime Curfew Ticket
4. Officials Cease Prosecution
5. Idaho State University Drops GED Demand
6. Get Your High Schooler Ready for College Learning
7. Deadline Near for Photography Contest
8. Bless Widows with Your Art
9. "Home School Heartbeat": Seasons of Parenting
10. Currently Featured on HSLDA's @home e-vents...

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1. Santorum Joins Fight against UN Treaty--Call Now!

Rick and Karen Santorum, who have a special needs daughter, have
joined the fight against a UN treaty that would usurp the role of
parents in caring for disabled children.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15193


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2. Help Make History for Parental Rights

Tomorrow will be a tremendous, historical day for the Parental Rights
Amendment. Tomorrow the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the
Constitution will hold a hearing on HJRes110, the proposed Parental
Rights Amendment .

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15219


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3. On the Case: HSLDA Defends Homeschooler against Daytime Curfew
Ticket

A homeschool student on his way to lessons at his grandmother's house
was ticketed for allegedly violating daytime curfew laws. Home School
Legal Defense Association helped get the charges dismissed.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15194


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4. Bulgaria: Officials Cease Prosecution

The attorney for a homeschool family facing unwarranted neglect
charges says international support definitely helped bring a favorable
end to the investigation.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15195


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5. Idaho State University Drops GED Demand

HSLDA helped a homeschool graduate gain college entrance without
having to meet the unreasonable demand he first acquire a GED.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15196


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6. Get Your High Schooler Ready for College Learning--Register Today!

With PHC Prep Academy's online courses, your student gets effective
preparation for Advanced Placement (AP) exams, plus a taste of the
college-level classroom during high school--at an affordable price!
(And HSLDA members get a $50-$100 discount, for even more savings.)
Courses sections are filling up, and registration ends for fall and
yearlong courses on August 17!

View the 2012-13 courses and register today!
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15197


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7. Deadline Near for Photography Contest

Do you love to express yourself through photography? We have a
contest just for you! The HSLDA photography contest is going on right
now. You will need to hurry, but it's not too late to enter! We will
accept entries postmarked no later than Wednesday, August 1, 2012.

For details and entry form:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15198


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8. Bless Widows with Your Art

The Home School Foundation's Christmas Card Contest is underway, and
we'd love to have your participation! This contest is open to older
teens and adults. We will accept entries through Wednesday, August 1,
2012.

For details:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15199


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9. "Home School Heartbeat": Seasons of Parenting

To everything there is a season. We've all heard of the seasons of
life, but what about seasons of parenting? Parenting author John
Rosemond joins host Mike Smith this week to encourage you to consider
the season that you are in as a parent. Learn how to prepare for the
next season of parenting, whether your child is an infant or adult!

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15200


HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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July 15: Aiken Standard, Aiken, South Carolina
Safe at Home? Student Athletes' Family Faces Decision with New Law
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15201

July 14: San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, California
Homeschool or Public School?
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15202

> Links do not imply endorsement.


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The Write Questions--Daniel Schwabauer
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Classical Writing Primers: Preparing Young Students for Writing--Kathy
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Helping Children Who Lie--Lou Priolo
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15205

The @home E-vent Speaker Library: Find Your Fit
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15206

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