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May the Lord bless you this New Year 2013
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…The Hare darted almost out of sight at once, but soon stopped and,
to show his contempt for the Tortoise, lay down to have a nap…
2 Million Minutes” is a series of documentary films exploring how students in the United States, India, and the People’s Republic of China spend the nominal 2,000,000 minutes of their [...]
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Every morning in Africa, a gazelle wakes up.
It knows it must run faster that the fastest lion or it will be killed.
Every morning a lion wakes up.
It knows it must outrun the slowest gazelle or it will starve to death.
It does not matter whether you are a lion or a gazelle.
When the sun comes up, [...]
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Two interesting documentaries:
Waiting for “Superman”, The film analyzes the failures of the American public education system by following several students as they strive to be accepted into a charter school.
Declining by Degrees ,looks at what’s really going on in higher education.
The documentaries are divided in 11 parts. Look for the playlist button to locate [...]
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Long ago, a good friend told me about Collge by Twelve. Now, that Octavio is 8, I am looking how to incorporate the Harding Family’s suggestions.
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The Home School Legal Defense Association HSLDA has International Services for American Families living outside the United States and to Citizen of Other Nations.
Next a short summary of the situation of US Homeschoolers overseas:
American families homeschooling overseas, are not required to comply with any state regulations. Families only need to follow the homeschool law for [...]
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Octavio Adams “Jimmy Bond” travels to Hamburg for an important mission.
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This is a very particular post, since it is about “gaming”.
After many considerations, we decided that we will allow Octavio to play video games. With this email, I am not promoting allowing children to play to video games, neither I am in a pro-video games, and of course, I do not considered playing [...]
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