Kentucky General Assembly’s Education Assessment and Accountability Review Subcommittee reported that homeschooling is gaining popularity in the Bluegrass State. According to the report, more than 26,500 families (or about 3.5%) are homeschooling their children. This is slightly higher than the national average of 3.3%
Radkey has released their latest single, “Rock & Roll Homeschool”. The three brothers from Missouri that make up the trio were homeschooled and said it’s one of the reasons they had so much time to write songs. Radkey is currently on tour in the U.S. and will start a European tour in 2019.
The Denton Public Library has Homeschool Gaming Days every Thursday in the teen room from 1 to 3 p.m. for students ages 11-17. Visit their website for more information.
Northland Core presents Homeschoolers Got Talent on Thursday October 18th at 10:30 a.m. at The Common Grounds in Cloquet, MN. If you have a child or children interested in performing a song, dance, musical piece, juggling, comedy, or other talent, this is a great opportunity to demonstrate it. Registration information is available at northlandcore.blogspot.com.
The Fort Hood Child and Youth Services School Liaison Office hosted a homeschool resource fair this past Friday for military families homeschooling their children. CYS offers assistance to homeschool parents in the military. Any families interested in homeschooling or who need assistance may contact the the School Liaison Office.