Posted in Parental motivation, public school and homeschool partnerships, tagged Alan Thomas, Allison Wray, Cambridge University, Homeschooling in England, Homeschooling in Great Britain, school refusal, United Kingdom, University of London Institute of Education on November 20, 2012 |
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This post reviews Alan Thomas and Allison Wray, “School Refusal and Home Education” in Journal of Unschooling and Alternative Learning 7, no. 13 (2013).[Available Here]
Thomas, a well-known authority on home education in Britain and Visiting Fellow at the University of London Institute of Education, and Wray, graduate student at Cambridge University and mother of three children, two of whom had refused school, here present the results of a recent study of twenty-four children who had refused to attend school and whose families turned to home-based learning as an alternative. (more…)
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Posted in Homeschool Jurisprudence, Homeschool Law, International Homeschooling, tagged Amanda Petrie, Colin Koons, European Convention on Human RIghts, European Court of Human Rights, European Union, Homeschooling in England, Homeschooling in Germany, Konrad and Others v. Germany, Paula Rothermel, Universal Declaration of Human Rights on December 6, 2011 |
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This post reviews Colin Koons, “Education on the Home Front: Home Education in the European Union and the Need for Unified European Policy.” Indiana International and Comparative Law Review, 20, no. 1 (2010): 145-174.
Koons, a recent graduate from Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis, here explains the diversity of homeschooling law in various European countries and tries to figure out what the European Union’s legal paramaters would be for the practice.
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