NEPC Resources on Homeschooling
Authors: Dennis J. Willard and Doug Oplinger Source: Akron Beacon Journal This seven-day series on home-schooling, differing in focus each day, covered the following topics: registration, academic performance, socialization, crime and abuse, abductions, political strength, and constitutional issues.
This paper seeks to illuminate how these alternative charter school models are developing within the wider public school community and the charter school movement.
Author: Michael Apple Institution: University of Wisconsin, Madison Source: Routledge From the back cover: "American schools are undergoing a dramatic shift to the right, as internationally acclaimed educator Michael Apple argues eloquently in Educating the 'Right' Way. Apple uncovers the roots of this conservative swing and sheds light on the dramatic changes they are causing in our schools.
Publisher Education Policy Analysis Archives, 7(13)
Summary Challenges the characterization of homeschoolers as a white, Christian, monolithic population.
Online at http://epaa.asu.edu/epaa/v7n13.html