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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. Home School Legal Defense Association Issues Library
  2. Idaho Coalition of Home Educators Issues Library

SUBJECT

Achievement Tests

The Overlooked Tool: Test Results Prove Home Education Works!
Pulling Back the Curtain (2010 Spring)
Failing - Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)
Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)

Charter Schools

VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
Stop Sign: I.D.E.A. Concerns
Too Good to be True: More I.D.E.A. Concerns
Idaho Virtual Academy: ICHE's View
The Siren Call: ICHE Policy on I.D.E.A.
Failing - Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)

Child Protective Services

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
Shackled
Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)
ICHE Crack Legal Team (2012 Spring)
Under the Microscope -- What to do When the Sheriff Knocks (2011 Winter)

Common Core

Common Core State Standards -- Again Already? (2013 Winter)
What's So Bad About Common Core?

Compulsory School Age

Billion Dollar Boondoggle
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms

Congressional Awards

Highly Regarded: Congressional Awards Program

Curriculum

A Great Books Education
Transcripts you can Create at Home
The Power of the Story
The Ascent of Mars Hill
Putting the Fun Back into Education
Loving our Children, Loving our Homeschool
Common Core State Standards -- Again Already? (2013 Winter)
What's So Bad About Common Core?

Department of Education

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment
Common Core State Standards -- Again Already? (2013 Winter)
What's So Bad About Common Core?

Early Childhood Education

Billion Dollar Boondoggle
Preschool's Magic Black Box: High Scope Perry Preschool Critique
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Elections

The Gideon Effect: The Political Clout of Home Educators
Tugboat Politics: Avoiding the Politics of Rage
The Power of Three: Your Legislators
The Kimball Factor
A Single Nail
Free At Last (2009 Fall)

Freedom to Home School

Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
The Price of Our Precious Idaho Liberty
Free At Last (2009 Fall)
Let Freedom Ring (2009 Winter)
Tax Credits - High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)
ICHE Crack Legal Team (2012 Spring)

Governor's Task Force on Children at Risk

ICHE & CHOIS Response to Missing Children Report
Dr. Brian Ray's Peer Review of Missing Children Report
The Silk Purse: California Case Brings Opportunity to Idaho
The View From inside the Horse
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)

Head Start Preschool

Billion Dollar Boondoggle
Preschool's Magic Black Box: High Scope Perry Preschool Critique

Health & Welfare

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
Two for the Good Guys
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)
Under the Microscope -- What to do When the Sheriff Knocks (2011 Winter)

History of Idaho Home Schooling

The Price of Our Precious Idaho Liberty

How to Home School

VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
The Long View
A Great Books Education
Learning Disabilities
Transcripts you can Create at Home
The Power of the Story
The Little Book of Big Reasons to Home School
The Ascent of Mars Hill
Putting the Fun Back into Education
Loving our Children, Loving our Homeschool

Learning Disabilities

Learning Disabilities

Legislation

High Honor: Why Amending Our Constitution is Important
The Gideon Effect: The Political Clout of Home Educators
Tugboat Politics: Avoiding the Politics of Rage
The Power of Three: Your Legislators
The Silk Purse: California Case Brings Opportunity to Idaho
Idaho Code Section 33-202 - Updated
Broken Glass Slipper: No Fairy Tale Ending
The View From inside the Horse
The Long View
Two for the Good Guys
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Tax Credits: The High Cost of Free Money
Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)
Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)
Tax Credits - High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)
Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)

Legislative Annual Summaries

Two for the Good Guys
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
The Devil in the Details (2012 Summer) Legislative Review

Lobbying

The Gideon Effect: The Political Clout of Home Educators
Tugboat Politics: Avoiding the Politics of Rage
The Power of Three: Your Legislators
Two for the Good Guys
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)
Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)
Rescuing Religious Liberty (2012 Fall)

Marriage

High Honor: Why Amending Our Constitution is Important
Unguarded Treasure: Why Marriage Matters to Home Education
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)

Miscellaneous

Let Freedom Ring (2009 Winter)
Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)
The Elegant Rebuke Rediscovered (2011 Fall)
Transcripts you can Create at Home
The Ascent of Mars Hill
Putting the Fun Back into Education
Darwin's Dread (2012 Fall)

On-Line Charter Schools

VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
Please see 'Virtual Charter Schools' listings, below.

Parental Rights

Keeping It: The Battle to Preserve our Freedom
Owning Them
Fatal Flaws
Shell Game
Broken Glass Slipper: No Fairy Tale Ending
Shackled
Two for the Good Guys
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Privacy

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment

Police

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment
Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)
Under the Microscope -- What to do When the Sheriff Knocks (2011 Winter)

Pornography

Crack Cocaine on the Coffee Table: Internet Pornography

Preschool

Billion Dollar Boondoggle
Preschool's Magic Black Box: High Scope Perry Preschool Critique
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly

Public Schools at Home

VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
Please see 'Virtual Charter Schools' listings, below.

Registration

The Path Not Taken: Why We Oppose Mandatory Testing & Registration
The Wild & Free Pigs of Okefenokee Swamp
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
The View From inside the Horse
Free At Last (2009 Fall)
Pulling Back the Curtain (2010 Spring)

Socialization

Rhubarb Moment
Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)

Standardized Testing

The Overlooked Tool: Test Results Prove Home Education Works!
The Path Not Taken: Why We Oppose Mandatory Testing & Registration
The Wild & Free Pigs of Okefenokee Swamp
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
Mousetrap
Pulling Back the Curtain (2010 Spring)
Failing - Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)

Tax Credits

A Tale of Two Desks: Taxation of Home Schooling Families
HSLDA Opposes Idaho Tax Credits (PDF)
Tax Credits: The High Cost of Free Money
Tax Credits - High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)

Taxation

A Tale of Two Desks: Taxation of Home Schooling Families
HSLDA Opposes Idaho Tax Credits (PDF)
Tax Credits: The High Cost of Free Money
Tax Credits - High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)

Testing

The Overlooked Tool: Test Results Prove Home Education Works!
The Path Not Taken: Why We Oppose Mandatory Testing & Registration
The Wild & Free Pigs of Okefenokee Swamp
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
The View From inside the Horse
Pulling Back the Curtain (2010 Spring)
Failing - Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)
Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)
Learning Disabilities

Traditional Marriage

High Honor: Why Amending Our Constitution is Important
Unguarded Treasure: Why Marriage Matters to Home Education
The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)

Truancy

Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessments
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms

Virtual Charter Schools

VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
Stop Sign: I.D.E.A. Concerns
Too Good to be True: More I.D.E.A. Concerns
Idaho Virtual Academy: ICHE's View
The Siren Call: ICHE Policy on I.D.E.A.
Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
Failing - Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)

Vouchers

A Tale of Two Desks: Taxation of Home Schooling Families
Tax Credits: The High Cost of Free Money
Tax Credits - High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)

LIST OF ARTICLES IN ICHE ISSUES LIBRARY:

  1. The Overlooked Tool: Test Results Prove Home Education Works!
  2. High Honor: Why Amending Our Constitution is Important
  3. A Tale of Two Desks: Taxation of Home Schooling Families
  4. Calling Their Bluff: A History of ICHE Complaint Assessment
  5. Unguarded Treasure: Why Marriage Matters to Home Education
  6. Crack Cocaine on the Coffee Table: Internet Pornography
  7. The Gideon Effect: The Political Clout of Home Educators
  8. Highly Regarded: Congressional Awards Program
  9. Stop Sign: I.D.E.A. Concerns
  10. Too Good to be True: More I.D.E.A. Concerns
  11. Rhubarb Moment
  12. Tugboat Politics: Avoiding the Politics of Rage
  13. Keeping It: The Battle to Preserve our Freedom
  14. The Path Not Taken: Why We Oppose Mandatory Testing & Registration
  15. The Power of Three: Your Legislators
  16. Idaho Virtual Academy: ICHE's View
  17. The Siren Call: ICHE Policy on I.D.E.A.
  18. The Wild & Free Pigs of Okefenokee Swamp
  19. The Kimball Factor
  20. Billion Dollar Boondoggle
  21. Owning Them
  22. A Single Nail
  23. ICHE & CHOIS Response to Missing Children Report
  24. Dr. Brian Ray's Peer Review of Missing Children Report
  25. The Silk Purse: California Case Brings Opportunity to Idaho
  26. HSLDA Opposes Idaho Tax Credits (PDF)
  27. Fatal Flaws
  28. Shell Game
  29. Idaho Code Section 33-202 - Updated
  30. Broken Glass Slipper: No Fairy Tale Ending
  31. Boundaries: The Limits of Idaho's Home School Freedoms
  32. Preschool's Magic Black Box: High Scope Perry Preschool Critique
  33. The Price of Our Precious Idaho Liberty
  34. The View From inside the Horse
  35. Shackled
  36. The Long View
  37. Two for the Good Guys
  38. The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
  39. Tax Credits: The High Cost of Free Money
  40. Mousetrap
  41. Free At Last (2009 Fall)
  42. Let Freedom Ring (2009 Winter)
  43. Pulling Back the Curtain (2010 Spring)
  44. Legislating Morality (2010 Summer)
  45. Failing Virtual Charter Schools (2010 Fall)
  46. Icing on the Cake (2010 Winter)
  47. Tax Credits High Cost of Free Money (Revisited) (2011 Spring)
  48. Playing Well with Others (2011 Summer)
  49. The Elegant Rebuke Rediscovered (2011 Fall)
  50. A Great Books Education
  51. Learning Disabilities
  52. Transcripts you can Create at Home
  53. The Power of the Story
  54. The Little Book of Big Reasons to Home School
  55. The Ascent of Mars Hill
  56. Putting the Fun Back into Education
  57. Loving our Children, Loving our Homeschool
  58. ICHE Crack Legal Team (2012 Spring)
  59. Under the Microscope -- What to do When the Sheriff Knocks (2011 Winter)
  60. Darwin's Dread (2012 Fall)
  61. The Devil in the Details (2012 Summer) Legislative Review
  62. Rescuing Religious Liberty (2012 Fall)
  63. Rescuing Religious Liberty (2012 Fall)
  64. Common Core State Standards -- Again Already? (2013 Winter)
  65. What's So Bad About Common Core?
  66. VIRTUAL CAUTION: Idaho's On-Line Charter Schools
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