ERIC Number: ED427885
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Growing without Schooling, 1998.
Sheffer, Susannah, Ed.
Growing without Schooling, n120-125 Jan-Dec 1998
This document is comprised of the six bimonthly issues published during 1998 of a newsletter-like periodical focusing on home schooling and providing parents in the United States and other nations with ideas, activities, research summaries, and resources to teach their children at home. Each issue contains short news items and reports on home schooling, letters from parents, information 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) "How Homeschooling Becomes Kids' Own Choice" (Jan-Feb); (2) "Homeschooling Children with Special Needs" (Mar-Apr); (3) "Older Kids Learn from Younger" (May-Jun); (4) "Overcoming Fear and Shyness" (Jul-Aug); (5) "Can We Be Friends Even If We're Different?" (Sep-Oct); and (6) "Creating Our Own Ceremonies" (Nov-Dec). (KB)
Descriptors: American Indians, College Students, Computer Uses in Education, Disabilities, Dropouts, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Fear, Home Schooling, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Mixed Age Grouping, Newsletters, Nonformal Education, Nontraditional Education, Organizations (Groups), Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Reading Instruction, Resource Materials, Shyness, Special Needs Students, Student Attitudes, Teaching Methods, Writing Instruction
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