7 Persistent Myths About Homeschoolers Debunked

7 Persistent Myths About Homeschoolers Debunked by Jeff Minick for Activist Post In the last 50 years, homeschooling in the United States has grown from a tiny movement composed primarily of conservative Christians and John Holt “unschoolers” to its present size of around 1.69 million students. Despite these numbers, and despite the fact that most Americans are familiar with the concept of homeschooling, some misconceptions continue to make the rounds. Let’s look at seven of these long-standing myths. Myth #1: Homeschoolers are Unsocialized If you homeschool your children, they’ll fail…

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Separation of Church and State or Something Bigger?

Separation of Church and State or Something Bigger? by Randolph Jason for Gospel News Network This tweet from President Trump about bible study being offered in schools has drawn, as you would imagine, a firestorm of comments. Everything from the vile to the loving. To me, none of it matters. What does matter is the teachings of Jesus Christ. Over the past 4-5 decades our school system has become nothing more than an indoctrination center teaching children they are helpless and must depend on the state for their substance. But…

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