Extremely Disturbing News

Amy Ridenour’s National Center Blog
Parents Lose Legal Custody of Home-Schooled Children:

To the consternation of officials from the Waltham Public Schools and the Massachusetts town’s Department of Social Services (DSS), Kim and George Bryant decided to home-school their son, Nick, and daughter, Nyssa.

This decision ignited a legal fight between the local government and the Bryants that lasted over six years and became so contentious that the DSS took legal custody of the children.

The DSS was awarded legal custody of the Bryant children after the school district obtained a court ruling in 2001 stating the Bryants were “unfit” parents because they didn’t file an educational plan or grading system meeting school district approval.

I think you will want to read Amy Ridenour’s complete report on this.