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9/4/2012 4:40:09 PM
Mike Farris--HSLDA
HSLDA Weekly--Pentagon Changes Homeschool Enlistment

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-> You can only do so much...

No one can be everywhere at once. And you can't be at home,
teaching your children, while monitoring your state's legislature.
Through electronic legislative services, HSLDA is monitoring state
legislation for you -- watching and listening carefully for any
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Join HSLDA today-we'll watch out for your future.

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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.

http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=6116


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Topics for September 4, 2012:

1. Pentagon Changes Homeschool Enlistment
2. New Movie: Last Ounce of Courage
3. Education Establishment Still Doesn't Get It!
4. Centra Health Acknowledges Homeschool Diploma
5. Student Action Teams: Make a Difference for America
6. HSF: The Charitable Arm of HSLDA and Workplace Giving
7. Get Trained to Teach High School
8. Plan Now for Student Essay Contest
9. Last Chance to Register for Fall 2012 ConLaw with Mike Farris
10. "Home School Heartbeat": Reaching the Angry Heart
11. Currently Featured on HSLDA's @home e-vents...

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1. Pentagon Changes Homeschool Enlistment

Home School Legal Defense Association is working with certain members
of Congress to ensure the latest military homeschool recruitment
policy follows legislators' intent.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15595


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2. New Movie: Last Ounce of Courage

A powerful movie with a Christian theme opens September 14.

Read more:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15596


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3. Education Establishment Still Doesn't Get It!

Members of the education establishment continue to disdain
homeschooling and to call for greater regulation. But with your
support HSLDA can help keep homeschooling free.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15597


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4. Virginia: Centra Health Acknowledges Homeschool Diploma

An employer reversed course and hired a homeschool graduate after
HSLDA helped show her diploma was completely valid under state law.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15598


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5. Student Action Teams: Make a Difference for America

The 2012 election could be a critical turning point for our nation!
But we can't do it without you! Sign up for Generation Joshua's
Student Action Teams and together we can change the future of America!


Join a Student Action Team:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15599

Not a Generation Joshua member? Sign up here:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15600


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6. HSF: The Charitable Arm of HSLDA and Workplace Giving

Get involved helping needy homeschoolers in your community by becoming
a Home School Foundation Ambassador.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15601


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7. Get Trained to Teach High School

It's back to school for many of you! As you plan for fall, check to
see if you have registered for the upcoming October 12 HSLDA High
School At Home: The Basics Seminar at Patrick Henry College. The
deadline (October 5) is fast approaching.

Come join us!
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15602


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8. Plan Now for Student Essay Contest

HSLDA is excited to announce our 11th annual essay contest! This
contest is designed to give students the opportunity to develop their
writing and skills and showcase their talents at the same time. Cash
prizes are awarded to the top five entries in each category, and the
winning essays will be posted online.

For complete contest details:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15603


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9. Register Now for Fall 2012 ConLaw Class with Mike Farris

Don't miss your opportunity to participate in this incredible online
learning experience! Whether you are a high school student looking to
beef up your transcript, or an adult simply wanting to become a more
informed citizen, this course is for you. Registration will be closing
soon.

Register today!
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15604


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10. "Home School Heartbeat": Reaching the Angry Heart

Do you have a child who struggles with anger? This week on the
program, counselor Lou Priolo examines the causes of habitual anger
and sheds light on how you can help your child get to the bottom of
his or her anger problems and deal with the heart issues. Join Lou and
host Mike Smith for practical parenting wisdom.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15605


HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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September 4: Times-Record-News, Wichita Falls, Texas
Homeschool Families Form Community
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15606

August 28: CNN
Doing the Math behind Homeschooling
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?id=15607

> Links do not imply endorsement.


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