Education Ministry to Present New Opinion on Homeschooling
October 17, 2017: The Brazilian media reports that the decision could formalize home education in South America’s largest nation (Portuguese language).
Warm Greetings from a Persecuted Church in Guantanamo, Cuba
October 15, 2017: A homeschool advocate from Sweden visits the Rigal family and their church in Cuba and finds striking similarities (Swedish language).
Russians Welcome Homeschool Growth, Global Conference
September 12, 2017: Groundbreaking conferences in Russia drew attendees from a number of neighboring countries, revealing a growing community of families who are excited about homeschooling.
Could Trump’s New Cuba Policy Keep Homeschooling Father out of Jail?
June 29, 2017: A new focus by U.S. diplomats on promoting human rights in Cuba offers hope for a family facing criminal charges for homeschooling.
HSLDA to Brazil’s Top Court: Legalize Homeschooling
June 20, 2017: HSLDA filed a brief with the Brazilian supreme court explaining why homeschooling should be made explicitly legal.
Homeschooling Grows in Brazil
June 19, 2017: Online courses and a recent court ruling have helped home education to grow rapidly in South America’s most populous country (Portuguese language).
Sweden May Use Police to Force Kids into School
June 14, 2017: In violation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the national government is pressuring local authorities to enforce its anti-homeschooling policy.