The Critical Subject Your Homeschool Curriculum is Missing

  by Trisha Too rigid. Boring. Irrelevant. That’s how a lot of kids (and parents) feel about memory work. The discipline of rote memorization seems to many like an outdated method of education. Why should kids commit to memory math facts, poems, geography, historical dates, famous speeches, Bible verses, or catechism answers—especially in the modern age?…

Parents’ ‘blood boiling’: Colo. school says celebrating America for ‘spirit week’ is offensive

via BizPACReview.com A Colorado high school is barring students from hosting a day to honor the United States for fear it may offend non-Americans — offending students and parents in the process. As a part of next week’s “Winter Spirit Week” at Fort Collins High School, the students broached the idea of “‘Merica Monday,” with everyone dressed in…