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The idea that parents get in the way of children’s education and can halt their flourishing is nothing new. It's also false.
Jan Koun's teenage self-education took place in the 1990s, before knowledge and information were so widely available and easily accessible.
Homeschooling is all about having the liberty to learn.
When so many people believe they are inferior based on a few narrow measurements made when they were children, society as a whole suffers.
All of this talk about free college and student loan forgiveness should lead us to wonder why college costs and debt are rising in the first place.
Childhood exuberance is now a liability.
This race to the elusive top is causing many young people to experience severe anxiety, depression, and hopelessness.
Education freedom begins when government compulsion ends.
Sixteen-year-olds may get permission to vote, but in school, they still need permission to use the bathroom.
After being arrested and charged with practicing midwifery without a license last fall, a midwife in upstate New York is wondering whether or not she will go to jail for the work she has done for decades.
It’s unfortunate, of course, that we need projects and play clubs to grant our children a taste of the freedom and fun we enjoyed as kids.
If Canada’s program is any indication, the government’s definition of “high-quality” child care may, in fact, be harming children.
To compete with robots, we need an education model that nurtures human imagination and ingenuity.
Subjecting all homeschooling families to regulation and oversight because of fears of a few is a blatant example of state intrusion.
Apple’s visionary motto of “Think Different” challenges the status quo, while Microsoft’s “Empowering Us All” may just capture the next incremental change on a well-trodden path.
U.S. taxpayers spend nearly $700 billion each year on K-12 public schooling and that eye-popping sum shows no sign of slowing.
Parents are increasingly required to obey, to conform to a school’s demands even if they believe such orders may not be appropriate for their child.
"I would love to homeschool my kids, but I have to work.”
As a parent, you should wonder: What are the schools trying to hide?
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