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Lithuania: Another Homeschooling Movement Begins
A young Lithuanian family devoted to discipleship through home education is pioneering the movement for their people.

School Official ‘Approves’ Homeschool
Lithuanian homeschoolers asked for prayer before meeting with a school principal about obtaining 'approval.'

Homeschooling in Lithuania
The Lithuanian Law on Education guarantees the right for parents to freely choose an educational institution for their children. However, parents must comply with local school requirements in order to homeschool.


 Country Information

Compulsory Attendance Law: 7 to 16

Legal Status of Homeschooling:

Homeschooling is not currently defined in the law, although there are provisions for “self-study” for gifted students and “home study” for medical issues. However, the Law on Education guarantees the right for parents to freely choose an educational institution for their children. Parents must comply with local school requirements in order to homeschool.


 Contact Information

Šeimos mokyklu namuose draugija
Lithuanian Homeschool Association
POC: Gintas and Ina Juoniai
Email: info@smnd.lt

Last Updated: September 14th, 2012