On August 14, 2018, the Detroit Free Press (DFP) wrote an article calling for additional regulations for ALL homeschoolers in the state of Michigan. They had previously reported on a Lansing area family who had been reported multiple times to Child Protective Services (CPS). According to the DFP: … [Read more...] about MiCHN / INCH Responds to Media Bias Against Homeschoolers
You can do this!!!! As the public schools continue to become less safe physically, emotionally, and spiritually more and more parents are considering homeschooling. On a daily basis parents around the country are asking questions to their friends and using Facebook forums to trying and wrap their … [Read more...] about Where Do I Even Begin? – A Jump-Start Guide to Homeschooling
What would you do if you were told to stop praying or stop receiving payment? This was the option a recent ‘homeschool coop’ in Michigan was given by the public school partnership that paid them for their services provided to their constituency enrolled through their program. Here is a portion of … [Read more...] about Prayer or Partnership?
The How and Why of Homeschooling There is ongoing discussion about needing to define who exactly is a homeschooler, and it causes me some concern because of its focus. It seems to me the discussion centers around ‘HOW’ someone homeschools, versus ‘WHY’ someone homeschools. MiCHN is certainly not … [Read more...] about The How and Why of Homeschooling
The slippery slope has begun! The warnings regarding government regulation and encroachment that MiCHN and others have been voicing to those homeschooling families participating in virtual public academies and public school partnerships are now being realized. HB 4805 is a response to a proposed … [Read more...] about The Slippery Slope has Begun! HB 4805
In November of 2016, one of INCH's leadership team, Israel Wayne, and Michigan's HSLDA representative, Michael Donnelly, headed to the region of Nagano, Japan for a homeschooling conference. Both men shared the vision for home-based, parent-led home education, with Christ as the center of the home. … [Read more...] about Homeschooling is growing in Russia and Japan!
Homeschool Reorganization Plan I recently spent some intense time in prayer regarding our homeschool. This is what I feel the Lord gave me and it has been invaluable in helping us make the first major changes mid year in about 10 years. Be purposeful Am I ordering my day and planning to … [Read more...] about Homeschool Reorganization Plan
Here are just a few of the highlights you can look forward to in our upcoming 2017 Annual INCH Convention! Register HERE! INCH Promotional Video from Relivit Media Productions on Vimeo. … [Read more...] about INCH 2017 Convention Video Preview