It’s a common claim, that homeschoolers cost a school district money. In fact, it’s the other way around. Homeschool families pay taxes that will benefit other children, not their own.
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Michael Farris, head of the Home School Legal Defense Association is calling today’s news “an incredible victory that can only be credited to our Almighty God.” Monday the Supreme Court refused to rehear a case that could have resulted in allowing the Romeike family to remain in the US. But after considerable pressure, the Administration has decided to grant the Romeikes indefinite deferred status. Homeschooling has been illegal in Germany since Hitler’s time.
Loyola High school is a Jesuit institution in Montreal, but the matter could affect Protestants, Jews and homeschoolers. It all goes back to rules passed by the provincial government in Québec requiring a course called “Ethics and Religious Culture.” Here’s the catch. THE RULES PROHIBIT TEACHERS FROM EXPRESSING ANY OPINION CONCERNING RELIGIOUS OR ETHICAL ISSUES. Never mind that parents are paying for a religious education. Loyola is taking the case to Canada’s Supreme Court.