ERIC Number: ED416014
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Growing without Schooling, 1997.
Sheffer, Susannah, Ed.
Growing Without Schooling, n114-119 Jan-Dec 1997
These six bimonthly issues focus 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, letter 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) "Valuing Children's Questions" (Jan-Feb); (2) "A New Look at Attention Deficit Disorder" (Jan-Feb); (3) "Late Readers Turn Out OK" (Mar-Apr); (4) "Second-Generation Homeschoolers" (Mar-Apr); (5) "Self-Evaluation" (May-Jun); (6) "Rethinking Discipline" (May-Jun); (7) "Homeschooling Children with Autism" (May-Jun); (8) "In Defense of Doing Nothing" (Jul-Aug); (9) "Young People as Local Activists" (Jul-Aug); (10) "Grown Homeschoolers Reflect on their School-Free Lives" (Sep-Oct); and (11) "Hard Times at Home: Is Homeschooling Still Possible?" (Nov-Dec). (KB)
Descriptors: Activism, Attention Deficit Disorders, Autism, College Admission, Discipline, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Characteristics, Home Schooling, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Newsletters, Nontraditional Education, Organizations (Groups), Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Reading Instruction, Resource Materials, Student Attitudes, Student Evaluation, Teaching Methods
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