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This Mom Launched Online Course for Parents After Teaching Her 3-Year-Old to Read Like a 3rd Grader

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Pintrest Andrea Stephenson (pictured left) was once a full-time working mother. She assumed her son would learn his ABCs by the time he was three or four-years-old. But because her son used fun, playful, and detailed learning tools, the boy began speaking in full sentences before he […]

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Home-schools are Growing and Empowering Black Families in This City

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Erika Schultz/The Seattle Times A major city in the Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. is becoming a great example of the nation’s growing homeschooling movement for black families. The Seattle Times recently published a report titled Do it Yourself: Home-schooling Has Become a Powerful Alternative for […]

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Teen Home-School Business Owner Is Now “Film Star”

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Monique and Tyla-Simone Crayton Earlier this year, TheBlackHomeschool.com profiled the story of Tyla-Simone Crayton (pictured), a then 15-year-old home-schooled girl who is one of the co-founders of Sienna Sauce. Tyla-Simone, her mother Monique Crayton, and her aunt Nia Crooks are the trio of partners who are the […]

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Can Homeschool Parents Get Back-to-School Tax Breaks?

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Masterfile (Royalty-Free Div.) The Educator Expense deduction is a tax break, which is beneficial to whom the U.S. government classifies as “eligible.” This tax break is located on line 23 of any IRS 1040 form. However, under U.S. tax law, teachers and other “eligible educators” are the […]

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Black 10-Year-Old Charged W/ Assault After White Kid Got Hit W/ Dodgeball During School Game

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: WXYZ, Detroit A mother in Canton, Michigan is dealing with her state’s Wayne County Juvenile Court in regard to her 10-year-old son. According to Yahoo News, Cameishi Lindley, the mother of Bryce Lindley (pictured) received a phone call on July 24 from her local juvenile justice authority. […]

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Georgia School Offers Youth Sports to Home-schooled Kids

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Facebook/Georgia Angels Girls Basketball One of the biggest misconceptions about homeschooling is that it robs children of their ability to participate in organized athletics. This is simply not true. A number of notable athletes who were home-schooled went on to compete at the collegiate level and beyond. […]

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Father/Author Releases Book to Help Kids Cope With Divorce & Separation

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Pinterest Children never ask to be brought into this world under any circumstances. Ideally, children fare better most of the time when they are able to thrive in a household supported by both parents. However, for a wide variety of reasons, divorce and separations occur between mothers […]

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KC Kidpreneur Pays Off School Lunch Debts Using Profits From Bakery Business

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses A third-grader at Kansas City, Missouri’s University Academy is making a big difference in her community using entrepreneurship and good will. According to Kansas City’s local Fox 4 News, Ire Cherry (pictured) made a charitable contribution to her fellow students at University Academy. Cherry, 9, recently heard some sad […]

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Star Rapper Shares Advantages of Homeschooling His Daughter On Breakfast Club

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga-Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Top Dawg Entertainment/Interscope Records A five-time Grammy nominee and successful American hip hop artist revealed on a national morning radio show that he is a member of the homeschooling movement. Vibe Magazine recently reported that Top Dawg Entertainment/Interscope Records rapper ScHoolBoy Q (pictured right) gave a telling interview […]

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Black Family-Owned Potato Chip Brand Celebrates 3rd Year in Business

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Anderson Family/Facebook The first black-owned, gourmet-seasoned potato chip brand is celebrating its third anniversary in business. A few years ago at The Black HomeSchool, we profiled Dondre Anderson and his two daughters Amina and Amari (all pictured). These Anderson Family members are the founders of Symphony Chips, […]

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Homeschool Family’s Children Were Taken by CPS Based On No Merit

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: Autumn King In New York City, New York, the local government’s Child Protective Services (CPS) division has broken up a black homeschooling family without any substantiated cause. According to the Epoch Times (a NYC-based newspaper), an incident (which began in December 2015) involves a black NYC-based homeschooling […]

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This Entrepreneur Invented Board Game For Kids That Teaches How to Start a Business

By Victor Trammell and Nomalanga Mhauli-Moses Photo credits: YouTube A black inventor, award-winning public speaker, and well-established entrepreneur has created a board game for children, which teaches them how to start businesses. Elliot Eddie (pictured) is the creator of the Entrepreneur Game by EESpeaks, a world-class educational tool for business development. Children were obviously the […]

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