ERIC Number: ED390521
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Growing without Schooling, December 1993-December 1994.
Sheffer, Susannah, Ed.
Growing without Schooling, n96-102 1993-94
This document consists of a set of seven issues of a bimonthly newsletter that focuses on home schooling, providing parents in the United States and other nations with ideas, activities, research, and resources to teach their children at home. Each issue contains short news items and reports on home schooling, letters from parents, letters on the challenges and concerns of home schooling, a focus topic, book and resource reviews, and a resource and information list. Feature reports and letters from parents include the following: (1) "Homeschoolers in College"; (2) "Watching Children Learn"; (3) "When Kids Ask To Homeschool"; (4) "Russian Homeschoolers"; (5) "Teens Out in the World"; (6) "Competition & Cooperation"; (7) "The Problem of Mandatory Continuing Education"; (8)"Difficult Times"; (9) "Alternatives to College"; (10) "Japanese School Refusers"; (11) "Handling Anxiety"; (12) "Creating Useful Schedules"; (13) "Homeschooling in Australia"; (14) "Grown-Up Homeschoolers with Children"; (15) "Families Making Music"; and (16) "The Trouble with Rewards." (AP)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Home Schooling, Instructional Material Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Newsletters, Nontraditional Education, Organizations (Groups), Parent Attitudes, Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Resource Materials, Student Evaluation
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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