Home School Legal Defense Association

P.O. Box 3000, Purcellville, VA 20134

For Immediate Release Contact: Ian Slatter
April 28, 2003 (540)338-8663

** Media Advisory **


Purcellville, VA - Tom Washburne, Director of the National Center for Home Education, a division of Home School Legal Defense Association, will be in New York tomorrow for the Home School Rally at the State Capitol Building. HSLDA enters into its 20th Anniversary year this month and has been at the forefront of the modern homeschool movement. "This year, New York has an opportunity to lift the regulatory burden from both homeschoolers and public school administrators," said Chris Klicka, Senior Counsel for HSLDA.

Homeschooling is entering the mainstream and this is in large part due to the efforts of the HSLDA legal team.

"Home school graduates are succeeding in all walks of life and consequently many families are gaining the confidence to begin homeschooling for themselves," said Klicka

Event - Home School Rally
Location - The West Front of the New York State Capitol Building
Date - Tuesday, April 29 at 1:00pm

If your organization would like to schedule an interview with Chris Klicka (Senior Counsel for HSLDA) please contact Ian Slatter, Director of Media Relations at (540) 338 8663 or via e-mail Ian@hslda.org.

Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) is a 20 year old, 75,000 member non-profit organization and the preeminent association advocating the legal right of parents to home school their children.