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    Filed at 1:05 pm under by dcobranchi

    The Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star has a very nice editorial in favor of VA’s proposed homeschool legislation. The editor is pretty smart:

    The state’s top professional educator has a son who just got through school, but she wants to limit non-professional educators–who are demonstrably successful in educating their own children–because they never went to college? That’s nothing but the voice of the educational establishment protecting its turf. By Ms. Wheelan’s standards, “uneducated” Abraham Lincoln couldn’t have taught Civil War history to his son.

    2 Responses to “VIRGINIA UPDATE”

    Comment by
    Chris O'Donnell
    February 25th, 2004
    at 2:22 pm

    How do you find this stuff in my local paper before I do?

    If anybody asks – I’ll just say I’ve outsourced the tracking of VA homeschool news to you. Just don’t move to India anytime soon 😉

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    February 25th, 2004
    at 2:27 pm

    Pro Homeschool Editorial in the Fredericksburg Free Lance Star

    I’m just linking to this – check with Daryl for commentary. I’ve outsourced the tracking of VA homeschooling news to…