Posts Tagged ‘Mary Poplin’

This post briefly reviews William Jeynes, ed., Family Factors And The Educational Success Of Children(New York: Routledge, 2010).

I was excited to obtain this book given the promising title.  But my excitement soon dissipated upon reading.  Only two of the chapters deal with homeschooling, and neither of these is very compelling.  (more…)

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This post reviews Carol Klein and Mary Poplin, “Families Home Schooling in a Virtual Charter School System” in Marriage and Family Review 43, nos. 3&4 (2008): 369-395.

Klein,  a Teacher on Special Assignment in Anaheim, CA, and Poplin, Professor of Education at Claremont Graduate University, here offer the results of a survey Klein conducted of parents whose children are enrolled in the California Virtual Academies (CAVA).  (more…)

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