Category Archives: Research

Homeschooling Swims Against The Conformist Current (And That’s A Good Thing)

As I was filtering through my Facebook feed, I noticed a posting from my good friend, Dr. Brian Ray, of the National Home Education Research Institute (NEHRI). I often share his posts because they always reflect the reality of homeschooling, good and … Continue reading

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Dr Brian Ray Conducts A Study Of African American Homeschoolers And Seeks Your Input

Fellow Homeschoolers, PLEASE CONSIDER HELPING OUT …..Pass on to any other homeschool families you know!!! A fellow homeschool mom assisting Dr. Brian Ray as he looks at the successes of homeschooled AfAm children asks for your help. Dr. Brian Ray … Continue reading

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Harvard Study Says “Good Teachers” Shape The Futures Of Children. What About Parents?

The New York Times released a story on a study linking “good teaching” to lasting positive affects on students. The study, conducted by Harvard and Columbia University researchers, tracked 2.5 million students over a 20 year period and concluded: Elementary- … Continue reading

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A Little Something To Remind Us All Of Why We Do What We Do

I have been wanting to do this for quite a while and just have never made time to pull it together in a blog posting. Now that we, in Missouri, are fighting against some very restrictive and oppressive education reform, … Continue reading

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Dr Brian Ray To Speak In St. Louis At The Family Vision Library

Homeschooling United is honored to bring you an evening with Dr. Brian Ray, President of National Home Education Research Institute (NHERI). He will be in St. Louis and speaking at the Family Vision Library on February 21, at 7 PM. Please … Continue reading

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New Study Says Homeschooling On The Rise In U.S.

Homeschooling is gaining popularity, in the United States, as an alternative to traditional institutional schooling. In a new study just released by Dr. Brian Ray of National Home Education Research Institute (NHERI), he estimates that the number of school age … Continue reading

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