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HomeWorks Quarterly
Volume 2 Issue 3
COVER STORY:
Why education needs to be redefined
SOME OTHER ARTICLES:
Homeschooling together - A homeschool co-op
FAQ - When your spouse or family is not convinced about homeschooling
Modern schooling and its connection to industrialisation


Why education needs to be redefined
By Muhammad Abid Ali
It's time to ask ourselves the critical question - what is the actual purpose of education for us, as Muslims? Only then can we move away from a godless education to a faith-centered one. Muhammad Abid Ali - who holds a PhD in 'Islamization of education', sheds light on this topic.
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EXCERPTS FROM OTHER ARTICLES

Homeschooling together - A homeschool co-op
By Farrukh Hassan
An interview with Farrukh Hassan - a passionate teacher, who is running a successful homeschool co-op in Karachi, Pakistan with his childhood friends and their families. Get insight and inspiration on how a father can take charge of his children's education while also benefiting others.
FAQ - When your spouse or family is not convinced about homeschooling
By Homeworks team
If one is keen to homeschool, but one's spouse or close family members are not convinced of its advantages and are not supportive, how should one deal with this? Three experienced mothers share how they dealt with this situation.
Modern schooling and its connection to industrialisation
By Omar Javaid
Read this thought provoking piece to find out the hidden agenda behind schooling.





QUESTION TIME
FAQ: How much time during the day does it take to homeschool?
PERSPECTIVES
Article: An educational psychologist's take on school curricula.
SOCIAL SPOT
Event: Make your own - first in a series of classes to promote homemade products
HOMEWORKS SEMI-ANNUAL
Fall/Winter 14: Arabic: Why & How. Learning the language of our faith.