There are many advantages when it comes to home educating our children. In the States there is a nasty respiratory illness outbreak at the moment. I think we will be seeing more of these in the future.
View video here…
And another news article here:
A couple of quotes:
“A respiratory virus has stricken more than 1,000 children across 10 states, causing many to wind up in the hospital and prompting concerns of a wider outbreak. About 15 percent of more than 300 children treated for respiratory illness in Missouri have ended up in an intensive care unit, according to a health alert from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.
“Public health officials fear the beginning of the new school year could allow the virus to gain momentum.
“They also should avoid contact with people who are sick, and stay home if they themselves fall ill.”
Read more here…
From a friend – thanks Rob
I have wondered whether increasing epidemics will not advantage home educated children and self-employed families who are already positioned for some measure of independence.
And this is a must read link with ideas on how to improve immune systems to be able to fight this nasty respiratory illness: http://www.naturalnews.com/046810_pandemic_outbreak_EV-D68_vaccines.html
From the Smiths:
Updated 22 April 2014: Two years on (Craig Smith’s Health) page 7 click here
Needing help for your home schooling journey:
Here are a couple of links to get you started home schooling:
Information on getting started: http://hef.org.nz/getting-started-2/
Information on getting an exemption: http://hef.org.nz/exemptions/
This link is motivational: http://hef.org.nz/2012/home-schooling-what-is-it-all-about/
Exemption Form online: http://hef.org.nz/2012/home-schooling-exemption-form-now-online/