home-school

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v home-school educate (one's children) at home instead of sending (them) to a school "The parents are home-schooling their daughter"
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Quotations

  • M. C. Mcintosh
    M. C. Mcintosh
    “Every job has drudgery, whether it is in the home, in the school, or in the office. The first secret of happiness is the recognition of this fundamental fact.”

Usage

In literature:

After allowing him a few days to settle down to home life again, the question of Bert's going to school was raised.
"Bert Lloyd's Boyhood" by J. McDonald Oxley
The object of this institution is to provide a temporary home and school for the dependent and neglected children of the state.
"The History of Minnesota and Tales of the Frontier" by Charles E. Flandrau
There has been an increasing spirit of loving, gentle, helpfulness among our school girls, both in the home and school life.
"The American Missionary - Volume 50, No. 1, January, 1896" by Various
These should be used for planting in the school garden and in home gardens as well.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study" by Ontario Ministry of Education
With the average boy the struggle with the School and the Church is less vigorous than the struggle at home.
"The Lost Art of Reading" by Gerald Stanley Lee
Are you on your way home from school?
"Peterkin" by Mary Louisa Molesworth
The home schools at Indianapolis and Providence are, perhaps, typical.
"The New Education" by Scott Nearing
Otherwise you remain at her home until you are ready to return to school.
"Hester's Counterpart" by Jean K. Baird
One evening, on my way home from the school, I came quietly through the garden.
"The House with the Mezzanine and Other Stories" by Anton Tchekoff
This race has never neglected the home education, even when it became necessary to establish the school.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
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In poetry:

"And why do you stay so long
My heart, and where do you roam?"
The answer came with a laugh and a song,—
"I find this school is home."
"School" by Henry Van Dyke
"And why do you stay so long,
My heart, and where do you roam?"
The answer came with a laugh and a song, —-
"I find this school is home."
"Two Schools" by Henry Van Dyke
This is the time the boys come home from school,
Filling the house with gay and happy noise,
Never at rest from morn till evening cool --
All the roads of the world bring home the boys.
"The Long Vacation" by Katharine Tynan
Soon I crept forth. Her long, lee rail was sweeping.
A homing ship drove by with hurrying feet,
A school of porpoises all 'round her leaping,
While stars dipped low, her dizzied spars to greet.
"Stowaway" by Bill Adams
Among the passengers was a youth about seventeen years old,
Who had been a wild boy at home and very bold,
And by his conduct had filled his parent's hearts with woe,
Because to school he often refused to go.
"A Summary History of Lord Clive" by William Topaz McGonagall
I call'd on the school-boy, poor love-stricken lad,
Who yearn'd in his loneliness, silent and sad,
For the days when again he should laugh and be glad
With his father and mother,
And sister and brother,
All happy at Home!
"Home" by Martin Farquhar Tupper

In news:

Two laws that went into effect this summer give families who home-school a lot more independence than they've had in the past.
Home-school expo this weekend in the Camp Jordan Arena.
Georgia DOE to handle home school forms.
As of July 1, 2012, all home school Declaration of Intent and monthly attendance forms should be submitted to the Georgia Department of Education.
Local diocese holds mass for home school students and families.
What's a 'hybrid' home school.
N&O photos: Wake County Home School wins Bobby Murray title.
Seven members of the Prairie Home School varsity softball team were recently named to the Academic All-State softball teams by the Missouri High School Softball Coaches' Association.
Extra-curricular school activities out for home schooled students.
The Cumberland County Board of Education approved the second and final reading of a home school policy Thursday.
My advice as the home-school dad of a Harvard superstar scholar and athlete.
Other studies prove that home-school kids score dramatically higher on SAT exams.
Dakota owes her home-school success to several retired teachers who are like members of our family.
Home-school ers seek access to school sports.
Lawmaker wants stricter home-school oversight, following death of 8-year-old Irvington girl.
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In science:

Upright pianos are widely used at home and in schools, while the grand pianos are used for concerts.
Analysis on the relations between piano touch and tone
The ability to link and further access the digital events that occurred during the class, and to enrich and personalize this data later at home and in other contexts, constitutes important improvements over these previous technologies, in our high school teaching domain .
U-Note: Capture the Class and Access it Everywhere
Introduction In the last decade, most people were concerned about obtaining computers in their offices, schools and homes.
IDPS: An Integrated Intrusion Handling Model for Cloud
Fortunately for his future and ours, a teacher at his school took him into her home and life went on.
Classical Chaos and its Quantum Manifestations
One day Amrita came home from school, all excited.
Special Relativity for the School Going Child
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