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Homeschooling in Germany

2012 Home-schoolers denied asylum, December 12, 2012
ONE NEWS NOW: German officials threaten homeschoolers: 'We'll be back', December 12, 2012
The New American: In Berlin, Global Homeschooling Leaders Unveil Historic Declaration, November 4, 2012
The New American: Homeschoolers Flee Persecution in Germany and Sweden, November 3, 2012
Education News: Crack appears in opposition to homeschoolers, October 29, 2012
The New American: German Statesman Backs Homeschooling, Slams State for “Usurping” Kids, October 29, 2012
Life Site News:German politician blasts 'state education monopoly,' speaks out for homeschooling, October 25, 2012
Canada Free Press: Homeschooling Should Not Be Restricted Anymore!, October 22, 2012
Radio New Zeeland: German homeschooling family fail in asylum bid, October 10, 2012
Life Site News: German parents lose custody of their children for homeschooling, October 5, 2012
Canada Free Press: Judge: Homeschooling “Damages” Kids, October 3, 2012
WND: Homeschoolers say treatment 'inhuman, cold, brutal,September 9, 2012

WND: Goverment willing to use 'force' on homeschool kids, November 8, 2011
WND: Parents shed tears over homeschool-crackdown horrors, November 5, 2011
CBN: Above the Law? German Agency Destroying Families, October 16, 2011
WND: Families fighting back against homeschool crackdown, September 24, 2011

Homeschool Under Siege: Who Started the Ban on German Homeschools, and Why?, October 3, 2012
Globalpost: German families look to US for asylum, April 22, 2010
BBC: Where home schooling is illegal, March 22, 2010
The Globe and Mail: German home-schoolers seek asylum in Canada, March 22, 2010
Time: How German homeschoolers won asylum in the U.S., February 1, 2010
SPIEGEL Online International: German home-schoolers granted political asylum in US, January 27, 2010
The Telegraph: German homschoolers granted political asylum in US, January 27, 2010
The Guardian: US grants home schooling German family political asylum, January 27, 2010

State could take custody of teen homeschooler, August 28, 2009
German government levels crippling fines, threatens to seize custody of son from homeschooling family, July 10, 2009
Asylum hearing set for homeschooling family, April 1, 2009

Persecuted homeschool family to leave Germany, Jan. 7, 2008

Homeschoolers facing $6,300 fine, Nov. 6, 2007
Education: choice - not coercion, May 5, 2007
German homeschooler Melissa Busekros home with family after 3 month ordeal, April 23, 2007
Homeschooling is verboten, Feb. 13, 2007
Appalling events in Germany, by Pat Montgomery, Feb. 10, 2007
Fifteen year old homeschooler forcibly admitted into a mental institution, Feb. 2, 2007

More families in rural areas opting for illegal home schooling, Nov. 4, 2006
Achtung! Germany drags homeschool kids to class, Oct. 25, 2006
Germany imprisons Mum, Dad and kids flee to Austria, Sept. 12, 2006
Radio Free School: German Homeschooling Blues, May 24, 2006
Violations of Human Rights in the German Education System - "Network Freedom of Education" reports to Vernor Muñoz, Feb. 19, 2006

Hitler's ghost haunts German parents, 2005


Wikipedia: Homeschooling in Germany


Green fields and open horizons
Happily unschooling in northern Germany

Trying to homeschool in Germany
German-American family with four children homeschooling in Germany

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