Daniel Romeike, 13, does school work at his home Friday, March 13, 2009 in Morristown, Tenn. Uwe Romeike and his wife Hannalore have moved their family into a modest duplex home while they seek political asylum because they say they were persecuted for their religious beliefs by home-schooling their young children in Germany. School attendance is compulsory there and educating children at home is not allowed. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Daniel Romeike, 13, does school work at his home Friday, March 13, 2009 in Morristown, Tenn. Uwe Romeike and his wife Hannalore have moved their family into a modest duplex home while they seek political asylum because they say they were persecuted for their religious beliefs by home-schooling their young children in Germany. School attendance is compulsory there and educating children at home is not allowed. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)