Category Archives: In the news

Is College an Invaluable Waste of Time?

Interesting discussions on the meaning, purpose and most importantly – value of college. (CNN) — Is college an invaluable waste of time? You bet. But it’s about to get even more valuable.

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‘School is an artificial social environment’

This is an interesting article to think about and how a parent experience is changing the education of her children

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Homeschooling transformed over decades | The Tidewater News

http://www.tidewaternews.com/2011/05/25/homeschooling-transformed-over-decades/

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Meet My Teachers: Mom And Dad

WE LIKE THIS ARTICLE….. Not just because its a home schooling article. It is because the author correctly (in our opinion), the shift in the thinking of parents towards a future creative new economy. Here’s an excerpt: “One popular critique … Continue reading

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Homeschooling Is A Growing Trend

We have been getting a lot of news on homeschooling becoming more popular. We like this article that talks about having a support structure.  How do we enhance the support in our community, beyond going for classes and programes, that … Continue reading

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Q & A (14): Online Discussions with China Press, homeschooling in Malaysia

This the the original email Q & A between Wai Leng and Ms Yeong of the China Press before it got to the press. Enjoy and be inspired! From your web, I knew that instead of the main subjects, you … Continue reading

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自己教促進親子關係(完結篇)

孩子的出路問題,令許多心動的家長不敢輕舉妄動投入家庭學校。 目前可見的例子,外國大學及本地私立學院,是大部分在家教育孩子的出路,也有一部分孩子朝技術方面發展。

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發掘興趣引發學習(第二篇)

本地在家接受教育或家庭學校這個圈子,KV Soon(孫開汶)和 Chong Wai Leng(張慧玲)這對夫婦的名字擲地有聲。 他們擁有十多年的在家教育經驗,算是我國近代家庭學校的先驅。

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以人為本 家即學校(第一篇)

早上七時,正當許多孩子趕著上學途中,8歲的小傑才打個哈欠帶著睡意起床,媽媽正在準備早餐,香味四溢,大概是煮粥吧。 七點半,小傑洗滌完畢與媽媽爸爸一起在餐桌前享受媽媽的愛心早餐,八時許,爸爸出門上班,小傑與媽媽進書房,開始一天的學習。

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Home schooling’s appeal spreads to mainstream

This is expected. From what we understand and can see, it is also the same case here. We are definitely not alone!

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