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Here’s How To Teach Reading

For the homeschool parent, the voluteer, the professional. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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8/30/2013

Phonics vs. Endless Days

Linda Schock Taylor on reading.

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5/6/2013

I Never Had To Teach My Son To Read

He learned the code in which our language is written, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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4/13/2013

How I (Never) Taught My Son To Read

He learned the code in which our language is written, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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4/13/2013

Empty People Not Loaded Guns

The problem is empty people, not loaded guns, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/20/2012

The All-Important Reading Lesson

Linda Schrock Taylor on the 6 syllables.

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12/7/2012

Applauding Dishonor

Linda Schrock Taylor on Ron Paul's opponents.

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2/4/2012

A Lifesaver for Parents

Linda Schrock Taylor on free reading and spelling tools for your kids.

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1/28/2012

Anti-Public School Teacher

And the amazing gifts she got.

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1/7/2012

Literacy’s Last Hurrah

Linda Taylor on literacy's last hurrah.

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11/14/2011

Literacy’s Last Hurrah

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11/14/2011

Let Public School Teachers Tantrum

Then fire them, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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2/23/2010

English Instruction: Where? When? Who Says?

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1/25/2010

Government Schools Hate Good Spelling

Parents should love it, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/29/2009

The Year of the 3rd Party

It’s 2010, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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11/6/2009

Save Your Children From the Jaws of the State

Take them out of school on Obama Day, and then keep them out.

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9/4/2009

I Experienced Obamacare

Thirty years ago, in England, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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7/29/2009

It’s Like We’re Living in a Bad Movie

Linda Schrock Taylor on Dave turned into Obama.

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4/16/2009

Grouse Hysteria

Linda Schrock Taylor on greens harming humans via the state for a bird.

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4/3/2009

A Real Stimulus

Reading for drop-outs and left-outs.

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2/21/2009

No Thanks To Dave Camp and Other Non-Representatives

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10/1/2008

Give Sarah a Break

Linda Schrock Taylor on standards.

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9/17/2008

The Power of One

Linda Schrock Taylor on the secret of Sarah.

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9/12/2008

They’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feeling

Linda Schrock Taylor on customer service in a mixed economy.

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8/22/2008

Really Teaching Kids To Read

Linda Schrock Taylor on the Spalding Method.

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7/29/2008

Dear Parents

About reading skills…

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6/9/2008

When America Counts

And destroyed souls and lives of pupils.

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5/5/2008

Ride Herd!

On local school boards, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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3/31/2008

Spelling Rules Rule

Linda Schrock Taylor on how.

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3/3/2008

Spell Logically

For your children, and you.

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2/15/2008

I Quit

But never teaching, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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1/1/2008

Writing Is Not a Team Sport

Learning is not team-dependent, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/17/2007

Teaching Your Children To Read

Despite the public schools.

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10/2/2007

Let the Tower Fall

The tower of power.

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8/8/2007

Ron Paul’s VP

Linda Schrock Taylor has a suggestion.

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7/24/2007

How Do They Afford It?

Linda Schrock Taylor on illegal immigration.

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6/29/2007

Subsidizing Destructive Behavior

Linda Schrock Taylor on babysitting vs. illegitimacy.

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3/24/2007

Those Drug Ads

Linda Schrock Taylor has had it.

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3/17/2007

‘Justice’

Linda Schrock Taylor on the local, uniformed semi-feds.

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3/10/2007

Good Students and Intact Families

Linda Schrock Taylor on teaching at a higher level.

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12/11/2006

The One-Question Test

And the long decline in American literacy.

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10/16/2006

In the Best Interests of the Children

Linda Schrock Taylor on the state vs. the deaf.

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9/4/2006

Prison School Administration

Oh, sorry, make that public school.

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8/28/2006

Just Give It To Me Straight

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6/22/2006

Encouraging Reluctant Readers

Here are the tools, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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5/8/2006

Hold the Bus!

Linda Schrock Taylor on a teacher's best pay.

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4/22/2006

Raging Against the Educational Machine

And loving the children.

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4/10/2006

There’s No Time To Teach

Linda Schrock Taylor on public-school bureaucrats.

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4/7/2006

No Rat Left Behind

Linda Schrock Taylor on government schools.

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2/27/2006

Criminal Waste of Resources

Linda Schrock Taylor on "full inclusion" in the public schools.

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1/9/2006

The Gifts of Reading and Learning

Linda Schrock Taylor on what to give this Christmas.

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12/2/2005

Double Dipping

Linda Schrock Taylor on special ed and Medicaid.

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11/10/2005

Votes and Letters to the Editor

Do they ever make sense?

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11/7/2005

EPA, Get Out of My Kitchen

And get your hand out of my purse.

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10/31/2005

Putting Government Spending in Perspective

Linda Schrock Taylor on What Is a Million.

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10/25/2005

Love, Sex, and Tractors

Linda Schrock Taylor on Roger Welsch.

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10/24/2005

Schools and the Federal Yoke

100% control for 6.5% funding.

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10/3/2005

The Coming Collapse

Linda Schrock Taylor on public schools.

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9/26/2005

Away, Recruiter

Linda Schrock Taylor on the childnappers.

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9/15/2005

Missing Mencken

Linda Schrock Taylor on becoming a curmudgeon.

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9/12/2005

Make Room for Daddy

Linda Schrock Taylor on the Bushes.

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9/8/2005

The Fool State

Linda Schrock Taylor on Fema and the rest of the gang.

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9/5/2005

Mad Wars

Linda Schrock Taylor on destroying the works of peace.

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8/29/2005

School Fashions

Linda Schrock Taylor on what is happening to children.

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8/8/2005

Cats and Bugs

And education.

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6/27/2005

Two Books and a Blackboard

Linda Schrock Taylor on how we used to do it.

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6/20/2005

When I Get To Be Queen

Linda Schrock Taylor on real education reform.

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6/13/2005

Public Schools Hate Parents

Linda Schrock Taylor on blame, shame, complain.

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6/6/2005

Betrayals in Public Education

First, serving the government instead of the children.

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5/30/2005

Institutional Anti-Kidism

Linda Schrock Taylor on the public schools.

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5/23/2005

Assessing Teachers

Linda Schrock Taylor on how the government does it.

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5/16/2005

A Hidden Jewel

Linda Schrock Taylor on Sacred Heart grammar school.

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5/2/2005

70 Ways to Address Lagging Reading and Writing Scores

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4/13/2005

Flat Thinking in a Three-Dimensional World

Or is that three-dimensional thinking in a flat world?

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4/11/2005

Wait!

Linda Schock Taylor to parents thinking of enrolling their children in any school.

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4/4/2005

Take a Number

Linda Schrock Taylor on our government-supervised lives.

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3/28/2005

Teach Your Children To Love To Read

For life, with classic book series, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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3/14/2005

Latest To Make My Blood Boil

Linda Schrock Taylor on Geico.

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3/7/2005

A Baker’s Dozen

Linda Schrock Taylor's favorite children's books.

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2/28/2005

Deemed Incompetent

By federal mandate.

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2/21/2005

Special Ed, Circa 1955

Linda Schrock Taylor on how far we've come (down).

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2/14/2005

No Child Left Unharmed

Linda Schrock Taylor on commie "full inclusion."

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2/7/2005

If We Let Our Language Be Debased

We erode our liberty, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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1/31/2005

Working To Be Out-of-Work

Linda Schrock Taylor on being a special-ed teacher.

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1/17/2005

Own Up, Saxon

Why are you hurting homeschoolers? Linda Schrock Taylor on the once-great math series.

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1/10/2005

FAQs About Saxon Math

Linda Schrock Taylor on questions she is asked.

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12/27/2004

Homeschoolers Need Grandparents

And grandparents need grandchildren. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/20/2004

Those Missing Saxon Math Books

Linda Schrock Taylor has news for California parents.

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12/16/2004

Our Pro-Illiteracy Establishment

Linda Schrock Taylor on how to really teach reading.

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12/13/2004

How To Spell

Linda Schrock Taylor on the alphabetic code.

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12/6/2004

How To Homeschool

Some guidance from Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/3/2004

Spelling: A Lost Art

Linda Schrock Taylor on how to make sure your children (and you!) can spell.

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11/29/2004

The New Math

It's even worse than you thought.

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11/8/2004

The Whole-Word Cripplers

Linda Schrock Taylor on the criminals of reading.

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10/25/2004

The Decline of Saxon Math

Let's hope it's not the fall.

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9/15/2004

eBay, the Homeschooler’s Salvation

Linda Shrock Taylor on beating Saxon's angles.

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8/30/2004

Hands-On Learning

Linda Shrock Taylor on the welder in her closet.

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8/23/2004

The New Math Is the Old Ignorance

Linda Schrock Taylor on the effects of fuzzy innumeracy.

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8/16/2004

Small Schools + Local Control

Linda Schrock Taylor on a winning combination.

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7/12/2004

All Hail Amazon.com

Especially after my experience with Borders, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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7/9/2004

Lessons by the Yard

The school yard.

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7/5/2004

The Feds Filched Our One-Room Schools

Linda Schrock Taylor on centralization.

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6/28/2004

Dulling the Cutting Edge

Linda Schrock Taylor on doomed public schools.

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6/19/2004

Please Stop Talking About WWII

Linda Schrock Taylor on the legacy of one war in one family.

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5/31/2004

Mutiny!

Against the government schools.

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4/26/2004

Rothbard and Car Auctions

Linda Schrock Taylor on applied economics.

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4/21/2004

Boys Will Be Boys

But not if the government schools have anything to say about it. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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4/13/2004

The Angel of Learning

Versus the demon of government schooling.

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4/10/2004

G-Strings and Baggy Pants

Linda Schrock Taylor on the public schools' youth culture.

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3/15/2004

Remediation in the Public Schools

Linda Schrock Taylor on another government joke.

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3/1/2004

Two-Year-Olds Raising Two-Year-Olds

Linda Schrock Taylor on parenting in the federalized USA.

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2/16/2004

Learning Disabled?

Or teaching disabled?

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2/3/2004

Better Than Money

Draining the special-ed swamp.

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1/26/2004

Tanstaafl Teaching

Kids can learn, despite the government, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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1/21/2004

A Lever Here, a Punch There, Maybe a Chad or Two

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1/12/2004

To Vote, Or Not To Vote

That is the question, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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1/5/2004

Keep Their Toes to the Fire

Linda Schrock Taylor on how to do it.

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12/29/2003

The Rotten Census

Linda Schrock Taylor on the outrageous teachers' version.

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12/15/2003

Dealing With Bad Teachers

Practical advice from Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/8/2003

Snakes and Government

Are you as terrified and powerless as they want you to be?

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12/1/2003

No Thanks!

Linda Schrock Taylor will take the classroom over politics any day.

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11/27/2003

Come On, Parents

Linda Schrock Taylor on the use and misuse of textbooks.

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11/24/2003

Why Teachers Can’t Teach

Linda Schrock Taylor on how they're not taught.

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11/17/2003

Letter to Mehlman

Linda Schrock Taylor on Bush-Cheney '04.

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11/13/2003

Well, Shut My Mouth

Oh, don't they wish!

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11/10/2003

What It Means To Be a Teacher

And why there are so few of them in the public schools.

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11/6/2003

‘School Improvement Committees’

Yeah, sure, right. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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11/3/2003

Award-Winning Edu-Speak

Linda Schrock Taylor on another argument for homeschooling.

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10/27/2003

All-Night Lock-Ins

The public schools teach sex.

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10/20/2003

The Color of Money

What off-center, peach-colored currency tells us about our freedom.

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10/13/2003

Padded Cells

Linda Schrock Taylor on the latest innovation from the public schools.

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9/29/2003

Double-Dipping, Revisited

Linda Schrock Taylor on another way the government schools rip us off.

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9/17/2003

You’re Calling From India?

And you want all my personal info?

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9/8/2003

Ready…Set…Homeschool!

Linda Schrock Taylor on keeping your children out of the public schools.

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8/27/2003

Stick to Books

Linda Schrock Taylor says forget CD-based homeschooling.

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8/18/2003

How I Wised Up

Linda Schrock Taylor on discovering John Taylor Gatto.

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8/11/2003

Faking Competency

Linda Schrock Taylor on the public schools.

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8/4/2003

They Can’t Keep Track of Their Pencils

So the state is giving every kid a PDA or laptop.

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8/1/2003

Public School Blockheads

A peek into their mentality from Linda Schrock Taylor.

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7/28/2003

Born a Hundred Years Too Late

Linda Schrock Taylor on children's literature.

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7/21/2003

The Writing’s on the School Wall

Too bad so few can read it.

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7/14/2003

Word-Guessing Illiterates

Linda Schrock Taylor on what the public schools turn out, and what you can do about it with phonics.

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7/7/2003

Individual Power

Linda Schrock Taylor on opposing centers of government indoctrination.

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7/4/2003

Teaching and Learning With Phonics

Linda Schrock Taylor on how to circumvent the anti-reading public schools.

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6/30/2003

The Illiterate Public Schools

But you can teach your children and grandchildren to read.

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6/23/2003

Principals With Principles

There are a few, says Linda Schrock Taylor, but like the good teachers, they're leaving the federalized schools.

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6/13/2003

Public School Morlocks

Linda Schrock Taylor on the true nature of the beasts.

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5/26/2003

Educationists Who Hate Books

Linda Schrock Taylor on public-schoool principals.

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5/19/2003

Print People vs. TV People

Linda Schrock Taylor on the real division in society.

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5/12/2003

Only the Brave Should Teach

Linda Schrock Taylor on why she sticks with it.

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5/5/2003

Truthfulness = Negativity

Linda Schrock Taylor on the public schools.

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4/28/2003

The Fraud Called Special Ed

It breaks the bank, and children's hearts, says Linda Schrock Taylor.

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4/21/2003

Drop Out Rates

And other phony public school stats.

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4/15/2003

Crumbling Foundation

Linda Schrock Taylor on the coming collapse of public education.

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4/8/2003

Johnny Still Can’t Read

Or add. Or find Iraq on a map. Linda Schrock Taylor on the government schools.

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3/31/2003

Selling Children to the Feds

For 6½¢ on the dollar.

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3/18/2003

Why Johnny Still Can’t Add

Linda Schrock Taylor on the latest anti-learning trick, the New-New Math.

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3/11/2003

Your Children Belong to Us

Collectivist schools and the Hitlerian view.

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3/3/2003

Numbing and Dumbing

Linda Schrock Taylor on collectivist schools.

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2/25/2003

Sleep Well Tonight

Your national guard is…overseas.

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2/18/2003

Sleep Well Tonight, Your National Guard Is…….Overseas?

Your national guard is…overseas.

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2/18/2003

The Plague of Social Workers

The government schools seem to have plenty of money for brainwashing. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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2/17/2003

Republican Statism

Linda Schrock Taylor on Engler.

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2/11/2003
2/1/2003

Teachers Are Heading For the Exits

Linda Schrock Taylor on what this presages for the government schools.

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1/24/2003

Un-Special Ed

Linda Schrock Taylor on the worst part of the public schools.

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1/18/2003

Crude, Chaotic, and Politically Correct

Linda Schrock Taylor on the public schools.

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1/13/2003

‘No Exit’ Statistics

Does anyone get out? Article by Linda Shrock Taylor.

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1/4/2003

Excuses, Excuses, Excuses

For government special-ed. Article by Linda Schrock Taylor.

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12/11/2002

Special-Ed Medicaid

Linda Shrock Taylor on another government school scam.

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11/29/2002
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