Friday, March 07, 2008

Court ruling effectively bans homeschooling in California.

A California appeals court ruling clamping down on homeschooling by parents without teaching credentials sent shock waves across the state this week, leaving an estimated 166,000 children as possible truants and their parents at risk of prosecution.

The homeschooling movement never saw the case coming.

via Drudge.

Update: Bill on home schooling rights urged

Governor criticizes court requirement of a teaching credential and says he will move to protect practice.

h/t the wife

1 comment:

Indy Jane said...

Occasionally things come up that upset me so much I can't even rationally speak of it...this is one of those occasions. I am speechless. Let's pray that this gets depublished.