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Long-Overdue Improvements to Homeschool Law Are Closer to Reality
Yesterday the House Elementary and Secondary Education Committee voted in favor of moving House Bill 1139 toward enactment. Committee members received many supportive phone calls from the homeschool community, which was very helpful.

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Why HSLDA is Not Opposing the Sports Access Bill, H.B. 857

Homeschool Graduate Cleared for Hiring, But Too Late

“It’s Difficult to Call That Anything But Discrimination”

State Removes Error-riddled Homeschool Webpage at Request of HSLDA, FHE

HSLDA, Governor’s Office Save This Homeschooler’s Job

Paul Mitchell Drops Requirement for Accredited Homeschool Program

HSLDA Persuades Hospital to Hire Homeschool Grad

Graduate’s Job Snag Leads to Better Hiring Policy

“Written Notice is Required” to Homeschool?

Where Did My “Good Student” Discount Go?

School Threatens to Publicly Shame Homeschooler

HSLDA to Court: Let Grandma Teach!

“Truancy Court” Case Was about Helping a Real Family

Judge: Not My Responsibility. HSLDA: Sure Is!

Judge Must Answer to Supreme Court

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·LAWS: How to legally homeschool in Missouri.
·LEYES EN ESPAÑOL: Cómo enseñar en casa legalmente en Missouri.
·ORGANIZATIONS: Connect with national, state, and local support groups.
·CASES: Defending Missouri homeschoolers in court.
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 Active Cases

The Swearengin Case
Missouri Circuit Court Judge R. Craig Carter of Ava has attempted to summon a homeschooling family to appear before a court that doesn’t exist. HSLDA is pursuing legal action in the Missouri Supreme Court.

HSLDA to Missouri Court of Appeals: Stop Illegal “Truancy Court”
On April 1, HSLDA asked the Missouri Court of Appeals to order Circuit Court Judge R. Craig Carter of Ava to stop his attempt to summon a homeschooling family to appear before a court that doesn’t exist.

Eighth Circuit Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Homeschoolers
A federal appeals court ruled unanimously in favor of HSLDA members Ron and Joann Fitzgerald on Wednesday and held that school districts may not force homeschooled children to submit to special—needs evaluations against their parents' wishes.

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