#HoldThemAccountable: Eric Novak’s Appeal to Christian Homeschoolers

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By R.L. Stollar, HA Community Coordinator

Eric Novak, a former employee of Paul and Gena Suarez’s company The Old Schoolhouse, recently went public with concerns over an alleged abuse cover-up within the Christian homeschooling world. He has now released a video entitled, “Why I’m Speaking Out About The Old Schoolhouse Cover-Up,” where he explains his motivations.

“A lot of people have asked why I’m doing this,” Novak says in the video. He contends that while he loves homeschooling and that Christian and homeschool communities “don’t need help looking good,” “what we do need is people who are willing to actually expose abuse and people who are willing to stand up for what’s right.”

You can watch his video below:

Novak also wrote a blog post highlighting specific action steps people can take to help bring awareness to the situation, including using the hashtag #HoldThemAccountable on social media channels.

2 thoughts on “#HoldThemAccountable: Eric Novak’s Appeal to Christian Homeschoolers

  1. gondellalearners October 11, 2014 / 3:36 am

    Dear Eric, you are a brave and worthy person. You are moving from being a victim to being a warrior for others who have no voice. I pray for peace for you – the peace that comes from knowing you have done the right thing, even if it doesn’t always feel like it. PGS


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