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BASIS San Antonio North information session on April 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.

The next BASIS San Antonio North information session will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014 in the multipurpose room at the BASIS San Antonio campus, 8519 Floyd Curl Dr., San Antonio, Texas 78229 (map). Join the Facebook event.

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How it feels to be on a charter school waiting list

UPDATE: Great Hearts Monte Vista has added a second section of 9th grade (February 28, 2014) Last week, I went to the public lottery for Great Hearts Monte Vista. (Here’s my earlier post about pre-lottery stress.) What happened? Short version: F.T. drew … Continue reading

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“Don’t dwell on it”: Stressing about the lottery, and making backup plans

“I try not to dwell on it,” I said. “Yes, that’s probably for the best, don’t dwell on it.” That’s a conversation I had before the holidays, when I was visiting with a Great Hearts Texas staff member, and I … Continue reading

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San Antonio parents: Do you feel like you have “plenty of options” for schools?

San Antonio parents who aren’t satisfied with their neighborhood public school have plenty of options. “Education options abound”, Lindsay Kastner, San Antonio Express-News, August 7, 2013. San Antonio parents: Do you feel like you have “plenty of options”? I don’t. … Continue reading

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FAQ update: How do I choose a charter school for my child?

I recently updated my FAQ page. Here is an excerpt on “How do I choose a charter school for my child?” When you are looking for a charter school for your child, here are some questions you need to ask: Does the … Continue reading

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“How to Homeschool” online workshop June 3-7 with Pamela Price

Have you been thinking about homeschooling as an alternative to public school education? Are you on the fence, but want to learn more? Pamela Price, author of a forthcoming book about how to work and homeschool, and blogger at Red, … Continue reading

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BASIS San Antonio information meeting on Tuesday, May 21 in the Medical Center area

The next BASIS San Antonio information session will be at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at the La Quinta, 4431 Horizon Hill Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78229, in the Medical Center area. The campus at the corner of Floyd Curl Drive and Hamilton Wolfe Road … Continue reading

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