Tag: home schooling

Parliament agrees to comprehensive public consultation on education law in March

This morning [Tuesday], the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Education agreed to a comprehensive public consultation process on the Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill (BELA Bill), proposed to be advertised from March 1, reports Philip Rosenthal of ChristianView Network The comprehensive law will affect every public school and home schooling family […]

WATCH: Mini documentary makes case for home schooling

Education of children is the responsibility of parents and not the state, says a new mini documentary Home Education: Anybody Can Do It made by Frontline Fellowship. Making a case for home schooling — especially for Christian families — the documentary makers invites parents to “explore the richness and wholesomeness […]

Home-schoolers accuse government of steam-rolling new policy on home education

South African Homeschooling organisations have accused the government of steam-rolling through a new policy on home education and a home schooling advocate foresees significant legal battles ahead over alleged serious legal shortcomings associated with the policy, says the Pestalozzi Trust (PT) in a press release. Despite a last-minute outcry by […]

Christian homeschooling family granted asylum in USA

Originally published in Christiannews.net The Obama administration has decided to allow a Christian homeschooling family from Germany to remain in the country after initially battling the family in court as they sought asylum in the United States. Ewe and Hannelore Romeike have been battling the matter in the courts for several […]