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Home-schooling issue explored

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PORTLAND, Ore. – Come hear the pros and cons of getting started in the realm of home-schooling through a non-credit class at Portland Community College.

Instructor Ann Olson, a mom with seven years of home-school experience and seven years of teaching in public schools, will lead The Decision to Homeschool, a balanced look at home-schooling. Come hear the good and the bad to help you make your decision on whether home-schooling is right for you and your child. Olson will also hand out information on how to get started.

The class will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 26 in Room 114 at Glencoe High School. Cost is $19. For more information, call 503-533-2708.

Portland Community College is the largest post-secondary institution in Oregon, serving approximately 91,000 full- and part-time students. For more PCC news, please visit us on the Web at PCC has three comprehensive campuses, five workforce training and education centers, and 200 community locations in the Portland metropolitan area. The PCC district encompasses a 1,500-square-mile area in northwest Oregon and offers two-year degrees, one-year certificate programs, short-term training, alternative education, pre-college courses and life-long learning.

About James Hill

James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, has been the Communications Specialist for the Office of Public Affairs at Portland Community College since November of 1999. A graduate of Portland State University, J... more »


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