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Mock Debates

We listened to the presidential debates last night as a family.  I wanted to have my son see it first hand so later he and several of his homeschool peers can prepare a mock debate. Debating can groom children in presenting hot button issues in a concise, clear, persuasive way. This type of exercise can expose and prepare them for a wide range of

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Politics and Your Child

The presidential election news is everywhere, sometimes in heated words and arguments about health care, economy, jobs, the war abroad among other hot topics. My son has been asking lots of questions.  His friends make comments they hear their parents make so it’s no wonder he is mostly confused.   I appreciate he is thinking about national issues and how they affect us. I

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