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HomeWorks Quarterly
Volume 2 Issue 2
COVER STORY:
Conventional schooling: The wrong train
SOME OTHER ARTICLES:
Raising children with kindness and trust
FAQ - Getting a college education
Learning by living


Conventional schooling: The wrong train
By Shameelah R. Balkhi
Why an outstanding student cum award-winning teacher and mother of 4 quit teaching, shunned schools and started homeschooling.
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EXCERPTS FROM OTHER ARTICLES

Raising children with kindness and trust
By Umm Musa
An interview with parents of 4 in the UAE, on their gentle journey through unschooling and attachment parenting.
FAQ - Getting a college education
By Homeworks team
Based on the experience of those who have done it, find out how homeschoolers can successfully get a college education.
Learning by living
By Zahira
The daily and weekly routine and some core values of a homeschooling family's life in Malaysia.





QUESTION TIME
FAQ: How much time during the day does it take to homeschool?
PERSPECTIVES
Article: An educational psychologist's take on school curricula.
SOCIAL SPOT
Event: Make your own - first in a series of classes to promote homemade products
HOMEWORKS SEMI-ANNUAL
Fall/Winter 14: Arabic: Why & How. Learning the language of our faith.