Data Collection and Homeschoolers

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Indiana Network of Knowledge is Indiana’s State-wide Longitudinal Data System The new Indiana state educational standards still contain a high percentage of Common Core standards, so homeschoolers must continue to stay informed regarding Common Core information.  This linked article from the Homeschool Handbook was written by Nicholas Tampio who is Assistant Professor of Political Science at […]

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Conference Call Information Regarding the APUSH Framework & Exam

Indiana Homeschool

Several Options for Conference Calls Regarding the Advanced Placement US History Changes Tonight is a NY conference call where Larry Krieger, Peg Luksik, and Jane Robbins will be participants.  It will be somewhat NY-specific but will have all the general info as well.  Monday, August 25, 2014 8:00 p.m.  Dial 605-562-3131, Code 755157# Here is […]

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The Self-Propelled Advantage Family Conference (Huntington)

Joanne Calderwood

Stop by the IAHE table at this event and say hello to our Region 2 Representatives, Jason & Stacy Hanaway! WHERE: Huntington University Campus Habecker Dining Commons Banquet Room 2303 College Avenue Huntington, IN 46750 WHEN: Saturday, Sept 27, 2014 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. COST: Single Ticket: $35 Family […]

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IAHE’s Book Sale Saturdays

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IAHE’s Book Sale Saturdays in July and August Do you need to clear off shelves to make room for new curriculum?  Are you still looking for an item to begin the new school year?   Join us on the IAHE Facebook GROUP to buy and sell used curriculum every Saturday in July and August.   […]

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Homeschool Deal for Casting Crowns Concert (Indianapolis)

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Homeschool Deal for Casting Crowns Concert Blank Slate Productions will be sponsoring a concert with Casting Crowns, Mandisa and Sidewalk Prophets on October 11th at the Fairgrounds Coliseum in Indianapolis (formerly the Pepsi Coliseum). There are 4 ticket levels: $20, $30, $40, and $55….BUT as homeschoolers we will receive $5 off each ticket price! They […]

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Screen Time and Its Effect on the Brain

Indiana Homeschool

Are you concerned about the amount of screen time your children receive?  It’s a topic that we discuss frequently in our home especially in regards to our new grandchild.  Our daughter’s request has been to severely limit the amount of screen time her child receives when she visits our home.  It appears that “Mother knows […]

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Major Data Privacy White Paper Released

Pioneer Institute

One of the many concerns related to Common Core are  the assessments and the intrusive and massive amount of data collected from those tests.  It is important to note that these tests are assessments; therefore, they are different than the achievement tests many of us have given to our children.  Even though Indiana no longer […]

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Struggling Learner Event in Indianapolis

Struggling Learners

Connections:  The Brain Development Seminar for parents of struggling learners Virginia Largent is a Christian neurological reorganization specialist, home school advocate and director of the Virginia Beach School of the Arts.  She is coming to Indianapolis for an event for parents of struggling learners. Virginia was referred to IAHE by Special Needs Consultant, Krisa Wynn, […]

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