Not much news recently.  There have been spelling bees, graduations, a lot of fluff pieces.  I anticipate this will continue to slow during the summer months.  Here’s what I’ve seen recently:

Home-school effort becoming mainstream
Richmond Times Dispatch, VA – 1 hour ago
The year before, state courts had refused to allow Boyers and her husband, Rick, to home-school, and she had to use a small room at a nearby Christian

Catoosa County News
Homeschool graduate heads to college
Catoosa County News, GA – 8 hours ago
It’s that she was homeschooled from kindergarten through high school. Last month, she saw the culmination of her years of learning under the tutelage of her
Homeschool Reading Club Excitement
About – News & Issues, NY – 8 hours ago
I receive many emails each year from parents sharing how the Homeschool Summer Reading Club has inspired their child and encouraged them to read, read,
New Creek resident presents board with copy of home school policy
Cumberland Times-News, MD – 15 hours ago
On Wednesday, home school supporters Joy Baker and Bretta Spencer, both of Keyser, appealed to the board to not only intervene with the proposed policy
Homeschooling Equals Educational Anarchy?
Dakota Voice, SD – 6 hours ago
The California Teachers Association has of course come down in favor of the anti-homeschool ruling, and in doing so, have made a grossly inaccurate charge.

Home School Legal Defense Association
Getting There
Home School Legal Defense Association – Jun 5, 2008
How can homeschooling parents drive this point home? The solution is simple—“a grade impact,” stated Naomi. Two other homeschool grads agreed.
» 19 hrs ago: Proposed homeschool restrictions draw criticism from
Examiner.com – Jun 5, 2008
Michael Donnelly, a lawyer with the Home School Legal Defense Association who has been involved with the issue in DC, said he’s been sending out alerts to
With liberal laws, Montana home schools flourish
The Havre Daily News, MT – 9 hours ago
With his home school curriculum, nothing is set in stone. For the Pereas and other home school families, that’s the beauty of it. Besides, Joseph is already

Even from Yahoo:

Rowan Homeschool Association session Open this result in new window The Salisbury Post – Jun 06 1:05 AM – Rowan Homeschool Association session The Rowan County Homeschool Association will host an information session at 11 a.m. Saturday at Grace …

Parents making plans for homeschool co-op Open this result in new windowTahoe Daily Tribune – Jun 03 8:56 PM – Inspired by Tahoe Parents Nursery School, a few parents want to start a homeschool version of the successful co-op.

Proposed homeschool restrictions draw criticism from across U.S. Open this result in new windowThe Washington Examiner – Jun 05 4:35 PM – Calls from across the country have been flooding into the D.C. State Superintendent’s Office from families who are profoundly unhappy about the proposed restrictions on homeschooling.

Home-school student wins scholarship to Wofford Open this result in new windowSpartanburg Herald-Journal – Jun 04 2:40 PM – David Jesse Dixon, a homeschool student, has been awarded a Benjamin Wofford Scholarship at Wofford College

In brief Open this result in new windowCorvallis Gazette-Times – Jun 06 5:48 PM – McDonald’s hosts Cricket fundraiser A fundraiser is being held tonight at the Ninth Street and downtown McDonald’s restaurants in Corvallis to benefit a local child who is fighting brain cancer.

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