Author Archives MHA

  • by Aza Donnelly Unschooling reading list. Because Summer is hot, sticky, and crowded. There are lots of unschooly things to do all summer long. I could give you a list of things to strew (casually placing interesting things about to see what catches someone’s fancy), but that seems silly since there is an abundance of […]

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  • by Kelly Sullivan Noah Sure you already know that libraries are good for books, storytimes, and air conditioning on a hot day. You check out DVDs, download audio- and e-books, and use their computers. But our public library system offers many more resources that any learning family – especially homeschoolers on a tight budget – […]

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  • The Centers for Disease Control’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network has just reported that 1 in 42 children in Minnesota has an autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This is the second highest rate of the 11 data collection sites throughout the country. Minnesota data was collected from Hennepin and Ramsey Counties only, which is […]

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  • Have you been looking for a particular curriculum at a good price? Wishing you could get your hands on several different books to see what they’re really like? Wanting a place where you could browse for ideas? OR are you looking to unload some curriculum or education-related books and games? Mark your calendar! MHA’s Used […]

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  • MHA held its annual Science Fair on Saturday February 17th at the New Brighton Community Center. This was quite literally a big year for the science fair. Our numbers doubled from last year, going from 20 registrations to over 40. Seeing the wonderful variety of projects and talking to the young experimenters and researchers was […]

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  • A bill that affects homeschoolers is before the state legislature right now. The bill creates a mechanism to pay for homeschoolers to take online courses through their public schools as shared time. Right now, homeschoolers can take online courses, but they have to use a computer located within their local public school. If this bill […]

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  • Thanks so all who came out to our Spring Brave Homeschoolers Convention 2018 at the Mall of America in February! With keynotes and workshops by Brave Writer Julie Bogart, other various workshops, and a fantastic expo, coupled with specials/workshops at various stores and Nick Universe, the event was jam-packed! We hope to see everyone next […]

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  • Cardboard Tech Institute is Ben T. Matchstick and Pete Talbot, who use their combined powers as artists, educators, and makers to bring audiences, students and customers interactive events and products made from the reworked packages of the shipping industry. Chat with them during the MHA Convention Expo in the Parkview event area off Nick Universe […]

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  • Intrigued by literature-based learning? Be sure to drop by the BookShark booth at the 2018 MHA Spring Convention at the Mall of America with questions on Monday, Feb. 26 from noon – 8p.m. and Tuesday, Feb. 27 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. ABOUT BOOKSHARK   BookShark is a four-day, literature-based, faith-neutral curriculum for ages […]

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  • Learn the Art of Animation – Draw Disney Characters has been added to our MHA Spring Convention schedule from 2-2:30 at the Disney store Monday to Friday! The Disney Store will be hosting “Art of Animation” events teaching guests how to draw some of their favorite Disney characters, as well as Disney trivia events where […]

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