2015 Investigative Reporting for Magazines/Weeklies Finalist: Jessica Huseman
Jessica Huseman | The Teacher Project - Slate - ProPublica
“The Lack of Home-Schooling Regulations in America”
Thanks to a small but fierce group, home schooling is barely regulated in much of the U.S. That means child neglect—and even abuse—is falling through the cracks.
Comments from the Judges:
“This was an incredibly interesting look into the world of home-schooling, something that’s not often written about, especially in such detail. It was incredibly thorough.”
“A well-researched and clearly written exploration of the influence of home-schooling lobbying groups on legislation.”