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    Filed at 7:57 am under by dcobranchi

    Yeah, I haven’t done one of these in a while. But when the reporter even points it out

    A growing number of school districts statewide, including Moorpark and several others in Ventura County, are reaching out to home-schoolers by offering help in the form of credentialed teachers, textbooks and enrichment classes like art.

    Districts provide a standards-based curriculum that gives families an alternative to traditional campuses, said Marilyn Smith, independent-study director for the Ojai Unified School District. In return, the districts get to keep the students in the public-school system and hold onto state funding that is based on the number of students and attendance.

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