7 results for   Category: Missouri News


Police and Principal Demand That Homeschool Mom Sign Optional Form

Distressed over pandemic restrictions and poor academics, a Missouri mom pulled her son out of public school in 2021. She followed the law, but after a year of homeschooling the principal showed up at her front door, escorted by a police officer …

Missouri Company Renews Job Offer After Graduate Proves Valid Diploma

This homeschool grad had a job offer rescinded after a healthcare company refused to accept her valid diploma. They decided based on a background check service.

Bureaucrat Obstructs Homeschool Grad From Pursuing Teaching Career

This 19-year-old has dreams of opening a Montessori preschool. Her next step in achieving her dream was to become a substitute teacher, but she hit a major roadblock.

On the Double: HSLDA Helps Veteran Overcome Discrimination in Two Hours

Even after years of military service, this homeschool graduate found his high school credentials being questioned by a university admissions staffer. He reached out to HSLDA for help.

Who Ya Gonna Call?

“When CPS showed up at the door … we knew right away to call HSLDA.”

How Does HSLDA View Compulsory Attendance?

Join Mike Smith and Dan Beasley as they discuss legislative attempts to lower compulsary attendance ages—and why HSLDA opposes them.

Getting Started: Homeschooling Mid-Year

Hear HSLDA Attorney Peter Kamakawiwoole, Special Needs Consultant Kristy Horner, as they discuss homeschooling and ways to get started mid-year.