All posts tagged "homeschooling"

  • Opinion
    Frankly speaking for ESA homeschoolers

    (Chuck Muth, Citizen Outreach) – My Muth’s Truths column Friday blasting Nevada legislative Republicans for blowing their opportunity to pass a better ESA (Education Savings Account) bill brought a simmering disagreement among homeschoolers to the boiling point. In a Yahoo group post on Saturday, Frank Schnorbus, a leader of the Nevada Homeschool Network,...

  • Opinion
    Home Education inspires a Love of Learning

    Real Heroes: Homeschool Parents (Lawrence Reed of Foundation for Economic Education) – The hero in this story is...

  • Government
    Disruptive ESA’s could hasten failure factory exodus

    (Chuck Muth, Citizen Outreach) – They’re called “disruptive innovations.” A disruptive innovation is something unexpected that disrupts an existing product or service market and creates a new one, complete with an entire new batch of customers and usually lower prices.  “Ride-sharing,” which has totally disrupted the moribund taxicab industry, is a perfect example....

  • Opinion
    RISE Summer Programs Bring Fun Into Education

    NN&V Exclusive (Lori Piotrowski) – If your creativity has waned and you need an injection of fun for your children this summer, look to RISE Education Resource Center. RISE has announced its summer schedule, and its full of fun and learning for kids beginning at age 4. Programs are varied, and new...

  • Opinion
    RISE To Begin Mentoring Homeschool Parents

    (Las Vegas, NV- May 2012) – RISE Education Resource Center is proud to announce it’s upcoming Eight Week Mentoring Program For New or Interested Homeschoolers. RISE’s mission is to provide a facility and resources to support educational choice. As part of that mission, RISE helps families understand more about homeschooling in Nevada...

  • Politics
    Governor Appoints Homeschool Mom To New Charter School Authority

    (Las Vegas, NV) – Elissa Wahl, school choice advocate and founder of RISE Resource Center, has been...

  • Opinion
    An Open Letter To Nevada Home-schoolers

    (Frank Schnorbus/Nevada Homeschool Network) – 7/13/2011 Dear Nevada Homeschoolers, Every two years Nevada’s legislature meets, and to quote Mark Twain, “No one’s life, liberty, or property is safe while the legislature is in session.” How true! Although we had a little bit of a scare this last session, as reported by Barbara...