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    Harvard Doubles Down On Proposal To Ban Homeschooling

    In an article Retort covered in April, Harvard professor Elizabeth Bartholet took to Harvard Magazine to warn readers about “… an essentially unregulated regime in the area of homeschooling” and calls for a “presumptive” ban on homeschooling. Responses were swift, from all directions, and unkind. As The Crimson reports: Many critics have taken to virtual message […] More

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    Harvard Professor Puts Homeschoolers In Her Sights

    With a level of smarm typically reserved to finger wag at families of color who send their kids to charter or private schools, Harvard professor Elizabeth Bartholet took to Harvard Magazine to warn readers about “… an essentially unregulated regime in the area of homeschooling.” Citing best-selling author of Educated , Tara Westover, as a […] More