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Category Archives: Time Magazine

Goal Power and Homeschooling

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We homeschoolers sometimes have a lot of balls to juggle and setting goals is part of keeping things going.  The article from Time Magazine is more about getting “unstuck” but I thought it might be helpful for you or for … Continue reading

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Failure and education

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Failure is Not a Bad Option is the subtitle of September 10, 2012 Education article. The article starts off, “People have been raising children for about 2 million years now. You’d think the enterprise would have lost its novelty. Yet … Continue reading

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Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds

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Physical Education Is Good for Kids’ Grades, Study Finds I feel like simply writing Duh! It is so obvious to us homeschoolers that sitting at a desk in a room with 20 or 30 other kids all day, having bells … Continue reading

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Learning that Works

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The Time Magazine article titled “Learning that Works” is about vocational training which dropped out of favor 40 years ago but is now getting attention.  It might just as easily be an article about what we in the homeschooling community … Continue reading

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Homeschooling, schools and jobs

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“These Schools Mean Business,” (in the April 9 Time Magazine) This article makes the case for businesses to play a greater role in curriculum so that graduates can better fill the positions businesses have available.   “Educators worked with local employers … Continue reading

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Homeschooling re: Time Magazine Article, “Please, Please Go to Sleep.”

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Homeschooling re:  Time Magazine Article, “Please, Please Go to Sleep.” This article states that in a Canadian study 68% of teens felt sleepy between 8am and 10am.  Of course, that’s the beginning of the school day.  And 23% felt their … Continue reading

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