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GREENHOUSE: Nurturing Home Education in North Carolina and Beyond
16 Apr 2014

We started this journey eighteen years ago.

9 Apr 2014

One of the best parts of the role of president is that I get to represent an organization with a

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2 Apr 2014

You are facing extraordinary challenges, regardless of how easily your kids are learning.

26 Mar 2014

I don’t know about you, but I find myself beginning every school year with goals parallelin

Cabarrus Stallions 2013 Boys Soccer State Champions
19 Mar 2014

The 2013 NCHEAC Boys Soccer State Championship was held in Winston-Salem, October 18-19 at the Sa

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12 Mar 2014

When I was growing up, many of the families I knew had pizza night and game night

5 Mar 2014

Not everyone has the time to survey the Internet to find informative, fun, and educational websit

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26 Feb 2014

Many parents have questions about which achievement test would best fit their students.

2013 NCHEAC Varsity Girls Volleyball State Champions (Asheville Trailblazers)
19 Feb 2014

Three athletic programs—Asheville, Greensboro and North Wake—claimed a state title at

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12 Feb 2014

There is nothing more heart wrenching than sitting across the table from a Christian couple who w

5 Feb 2014

The youth education program of NC Cooperative Extension, 4-H, is based at NC State and NC A&T

Elissa Dawson Will Attend UNC on Diving Scholarship banner
1 Feb 2014

Elisabeth Andrews Dawson (Elissa) is the daughter of Mark and Robin Dawson of Durham. Elissa has been homeschooled all her life. She is a national level diver who has been diving for eight years on club teams. Elissa received scholarship offers from UNC, Duke, Kentucky and Tennessee and signed her National Letter of Intent to dive for UNC.

29 Jan 2014

Achievement testing is the educational topic most likely to incite questions and concerns among homeschoolers. Homeschool parents have questions about the nature of achievement testing and why some states require testing for homeschoolers. Many parents also become concerned that their children pass their grade at the end of the year. Given these concerns and questions, it is no wonder that some parents become quite contentious altogether about the topic!

22 Jan 2014

The NCHE Athletic Commission (NCHEAC) Cross Country Championships ended with the closest race in

15 Jan 2014

The success of homeschooling has been well documented, and the number of homeschools in NC contin

Kevin’s Kluge NCHE Moving Forward Updated Vision and Bylaws image
8 Jan 2014

This issue is the first issue of 2014.

1 Jan 2014

Our adoption story started in 1984. We went to see a movie that gave us a desire to want to give a child a home that does not have a home. The movie was not about adoption but for some reason it gave us a desire to adopt. I am not sure why it affected us like it did, but it left us with the desire to help children through adoption.

18 Dec 2013

Smoke filled the house.

11 Dec 2013

I just spoke to a group of homeschoolers in Northern Indiana.

4 Dec 2013

We have adopted four children, three girls and one boy. Our first two girls came to live with us in 2007, and the other two came to live with us in 2012.

27 Nov 2013

Not everyone has the time to survey around the Internet to find informative, fun, and educational websites for their family to enjoy. That’s why we offer this column. By dividing it into four sections, we work towards our goal—to provide something for everyone. We hope that you will enjoy what we’ve surveyed for you this month.

20 Nov 2013

The first day of school has come and gone, and your routine is well underway. Fall can be a time of waning excitement, and perhaps disappointment and discouragement have started to set in. You had a good start, but are realizing that you are only halfway to Christmas break, and there are many long days ahead before you reach the end of your school year. Thinking about it, you may feel like your head is barely staying above water. This can be an overwhelming time for teachers and for students. It’s time for some coping strategies!

13 Nov 2013

Adoption is part of God’s plan for mankind as the Apostle Paul recorded in Romans 8:15, &ld

6 Nov 2013

My name is Melissa, and I’m an unschooler.

30 Oct 2013

Patrick Goetze, son of Kenny and Debra Goetze of Zebulon, NC, signed a professional contract with the Boston Red Sox in early July.

23 Oct 2013

Do you love children? Of course, you do. That is one of the reasons you are homeschooling.

16 Oct 2013

One of the freedoms I cherished most about homeschooling was that my kids could discover the

9 Oct 2013

Last issue I introduced myself to you as NCHE's new president.

2 Oct 2013

North Carolina homeschools began receiving email requests from the NC Division of Non-Public Educ

25 Sep 2013

How important is balance in your life? On a scale of one to ten, I’d have to give it a high ten! We all have a need for balance—we even expect balance in our lives, and why not? We serve a God of balance.