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Compulsory School Age Mandates On Steroids?

Every year, in Missouri, homeschoolers face legislation that threatens their parental rights and educational freedoms. Each year, lawmakers present bills, in some form, that mandates compulsory school age. The heavy hand of big government attempts to mandate compulsory school attendance … Continue reading

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Missouri Law Makers Introduce Even More Legislation To Restrict Educational Freedom

Missouri legislators are certainly earning their pay this year. While they aren’t going for the big power grab with one single piece of legislation, they certainly have peppered the session with lots of small attempts to chip away at your … Continue reading

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Missouri Legislation Status Update

As of January 23rd, the status of the following bills are as follows: SB13 – Requires the Joint Committee on Education to oversee a task force on teacher compensation and effectiveness. Status: Hearing scheduled for 1/26/2011 – Education Committee SB14 – Requires … Continue reading

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Is Homeschooling Under Attack In Missouri?

Homeschoolers in Missouri have long enjoyed reasonable freedom to educate their children at home without much government interference, but the last several years have brought subversive attacks to chip away at those freedoms. The upcoming session proves to be no … Continue reading

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