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Legislative Update – Sports Bill

The next few days are crucial!

By |June 16th, 2018|Alerts, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on Legislative Update – Sports Bill

Do Homeschoolers Miss Out?

The Article below is from the recent issue of The Messenger, NYS LEAH’s quarterly magazine.  We’ve gotten terrific feedback from our readers in response to this article so we wanted to share it online as well! CONVERSATION IN MY MIND WITH THE NEXT PERSON WHO ASKS THE “HOMESCHOOLER MISSING OUT” QUESTION:   So, you wonder if I missed out? Yeah, I missed out. It was terrible. I missed out on extreme peer pressure, on cussing and bathroom talk. I did not have the opportunity to get high and lose my innocence at a wild party with my classmates. I never got to try my hand at that incomprehensible geometry in a big classroom with noisy students and a grouchy math teacher. I never had the chance to get teased about my skinny arms, or my hideous bangs, or in later years, the tooth that got pushed out by its neighbor. I never dealt with being picked apart during my insecure teenage season, and never experienced the delightful sensation of sobbing my sensitive, anxious heart out in the girl’s room after being excluded from my lunch table. To this day, I have never been bullied. Yes, I missed out. I missed out on a one-size-fits-all system of education that would have taught me nothing but that I was a hopeless misfit. I missed out on long school bus rides and longer nights of homework. I missed out on worrying whether some idiot would sneak into my classroom with a gun. I […]

By |June 13th, 2018|Our Blog, The Messenger|Comments Off on Do Homeschoolers Miss Out?

Darien Lake 2018 Homeschool Day!

August 7th! Click for more info…

By |May 5th, 2018|Chapter Events, Events, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on Darien Lake 2018 Homeschool Day!

Legislative Day 2018 Wrap Up

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By |May 4th, 2018|Alerts, LEAH Conferences, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on Legislative Day 2018 Wrap Up

2018 Rochester Area G.R.A.C.E. Event

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By |February 24th, 2018|Alerts, Events, LEAH Conferences, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on 2018 Rochester Area G.R.A.C.E. Event

2018 Commencement Information for Graduates & Parents!

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By |December 5th, 2017|Alerts, Events, LEAH Commencements, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on 2018 Commencement Information for Graduates & Parents!

New York Legislative Questionnaire

New York Legislative Questionnaire…

By |June 6th, 2017|Alerts, LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on New York Legislative Questionnaire

Updated LEAH Manual Now Available Online (and Free!)

There is a newly revised Home Education Information Manual! Click here to learn more…

By |August 1st, 2015|LEAH News, Our Blog|Comments Off on Updated LEAH Manual Now Available Online (and Free!)

From The Pages of The Messenger – Article by Gregg Harris

Gregg Harris will be in Fulton NY on Oct 18th & Patchogue on Oct 25th

By |October 16th, 2014|Our Blog|Comments Off on From The Pages of The Messenger – Article by Gregg Harris

Letter From The Editor, The Messenger – May 2014 (Conference issue)

Conference season is my favorite!
Read on to learn why and why you should attend!

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