homeschooling

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    NC Schools: Every School Option in North Carolina

    Choosing the right school for your child can feel like an overwhelming task. North Carolina has so many different options for children across the state. We hope this comprehensive list will help you make the right choice in NC schools for your child. Our friends at Parents for Educational Freedom…
    Brenee Goforth, July 7, 2021
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    NC DNPE: Estimated homeschool enrollment increased nearly 21% last year

    Wow. The North Carolina Division of Non-Public Education (NC DNPE) reported that estimated homeschool enrollment was 179,900 last school year, a 20.6% increase from the year before.
    Terry Stoops, July 1, 2021
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    COVID-19 Could Increase Homeschoolers in N.C.

    COVID-19 has brought a wave of new trends, from fashion masks to Tik Tok challenges. One trend that North Carolina is seeing, is an increased interest in homeschooling. As Dr. Terry Stoops writes in his research brief this week: According to survey results released by EdChoice, homeschooling is riding…
    Brenee Goforth, August 21, 2020
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    Homeschool registration website is back up and running

    The notice of intent website crashed on July 1 due to unprecedented demand.  The website has been restored. Last school year, the estimated homeschool enrollment was 149,173 students.  I predict that the number will exceed 160,000 during the 2020-21 school year.
    Terry Stoops, July 7, 2020
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    Campbell University tackles myths about homeschooling

    A superb article from Campbell University Magazine: “In the world of social media and the internet, homeschoolers are far from living the sequestered and family-focused lifestyle they once endured,” [student Brianna] Fanning says. “We had access to co-ops, weekly classes with other students in the area, travel team…
    Terry Stoops, June 23, 2020