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about the book
The Homeschool Diner's Guide to

Headstrong Homeschoolers

compiled by Julie Shepherd Knapp, copyright 2006

From advocacy to rants, from courage to bold statements
of individuality...  

HEM-Homeschooling Politics --  for sharing news about legal and
legislative issues of interest to homeschooling families

HSWatch -- a place where articles, incidents and current legislation
impacting homeschoolers can be posted and practically discussed, to
efficiently inform, network and support the efforts of homeschoolers
across the nation to keep homeschooling free.

Stillwater Homeschool Alliance -- the mission of the Alliance is to
build an association of homeschoolers to work on issues directly related
to advocacy, building on our individual talents and our unique
experiences as homeschoolers

FreeHomeschool -- a group of parents who wish to donate their
used/unwanted homeschool materials to those in need

Punk Parents -- Involved in alternative parenting (homeschooling,
raising your kids vegan\vegetarian, etc) and catching crap for it? Come
talk about it here.

Goth Homeschoolers -- other families at the local support group
consider you the kind of person they're trying to avoid? Come on over
and talk to other homeschoolers who understand

Ecomamas -- homeschooling, sustainable communities, vegetarianism,
natural living, organic gardening, DIY, saving our environment, etc.

Back to Basic Families -- for those who homeschool, are considering
homeschooling, use alternative medicine or herbs, dehydrate foods,
freeze foods, can foods, garden, use cloth diapers, make baby food
from scratch, etc.

Homeschool Homestead -- Christian focused group supporting
homesteading, simple, frugal lifestyle, return to old time skills and crafts

Natural Mama -- for more moderately "natural" moms who believe in
gentle alternatives in parenting, healthcare, education, nutrition and

Homeschool-debaters -- voice your opinions without the fear of being
told to get back to the "homeschool discussion"!...  have debates about
important subjects... if you can't handle the heat stay out of the kitchen!
... If you don't topic discussions then please don't join this list!

OH OD -- Ohio Homeschoolers' Open Discussions -- a Yahoo!
group for those who enjoy lively discussions of controversial topics,
such as political agendas, vaccinations, gun laws, evolution, breast
feeding, philosophy, gun control, and Harry Potter

Reluctant Patriots -- an article by homeschool parent Pam Puniello

Progressive Homeschoolers -- a discussion list for politically
progressive homeschooling families... used to pass along action alerts,
news articles, and engage in discussion on a wide variety of issues of
interest to liberal minded homeschoolers

Freethinking Unschoolers -- "Freethinkers are often very
opinionated and passionate people, and don't mind openly saying what
they think and feel, even if it's not always nice. As such, this group is not
for the easily offended!!  
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I heard it at the diner
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind
don't matter and those who matter don't mind." -Dr. Seuss

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens
can change the world: indeed; it's the only thing
that ever has.” -- Margaret Mead

"Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around."
~~ Henry David Thoreau (1817 - 1862)