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Oct
20
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Can you answer this question about the Bible?

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Looking over the homeschool marketplace, I would make two observations. It is dominated by Christians. They don’t value learning the Bible, based on the money they spend on curriculum. So, I asked some pastors and Christian leaders, “Why is it important for children to learn the content of the Bible?” This is not an attempt...

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Oct
01
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Someone’s Precious Baby

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by Laurie Detweiler October is National Learning Disabilities Month. It is a time when our focus is shifted to education, specifically on raising awareness about learning disabilities and the achievements those with these differences have accomplished. I wish we called it Nation Learning Aspiration Month. Not a week goes by that I am not asked...

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Sep
08
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Another School Year Begins

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It’s Labor Day, and Laurie and I find ourselves in a ritual I expect many easterners experience—returning from the “shore,” as we call it. We were in Cape May, New Jersey, for the day and now are crawling home at 10 mph. This is not our routine, our ritual, but it’s evident that it is...

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Sep
02
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My Wonder Years

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One sunny April morning my boys and I, along with eight strangers, climbed aboard an inflatable raft on the windward coast of Oahu. It was a Zodiac – the sturdy rubber raft that was birthed after the sinking of the Titanic and eventually became popular with the military. We had been living in Hawaii for...

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Aug
27
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August Angst

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AHHHHH! August! What does that mean? Panic? Pain? Squeeze in a few more sunny days at the beach? It’s the stark reality that this train is running down the track and careening to the start of another school year. Are you ready? Am I ready? No … I never feel ready. For me, August seems...

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Aug
17
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Government… The How & Which

Dr. Troy Gibson

The question “should there be this law” and “must there be this law” is not a trivial game of semantics. It is foundational to whether we will be a republican styled polity or not. The Constitution does not permit or require every law you like. Nor does it prohibit every law you hate. If you...

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Aug
05
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Thoughts on Statistics, the “Rogue” Math Class

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Consider this question: “If you had it to do over again, would you have children?” This question was posed in the syndicated column of Ann Landers in newspapers quite a few years ago. After collecting responses for a period of time, her column headlined, “70% OF PARENTS SAY KIDS NOT WORTH IT.” What would you...

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Jul
07
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The Power of Truth and the Online Classroom

Trisha Williams

Trisha Williams Though all the winds of doctrine were let loose to play upon the earth, so Truth be in the field, we do injuriously by licensing and prohibiting to misdoubt her strength. Let her and Falsehood grapple; who ever knew Truth put to the worse, in a free and open encounter. JOHN MILTON, Areopagitica...

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Apr
28
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Exciting News! VPSA Is Now Accredited by MSA

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We have some exciting news that we would like to share with you. Something wonderful happened this week that has been years in the making. Veritas Press Scholars Academy has officially been accredited by the Middle States Association! Words cannot express how happy and blessed we feel to be able to tell you this. Accreditation is an independent validation of...

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Apr
02
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Epistula Short Story Contest Winners

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Photo Credit to Faith Linton Last month we shared with you two winners of the Epistula Short Story Contest, and this month, we’re sharing the winners of the 4th – 6th grade category and the 10th – 12th grade category. In our January issue of Epistula, students were challenged to write their own story from two of...

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