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Florida HB 1 Revises State Scholarships: What Does This Mean for Homeschoolers?


Reforman becas escolares en Florida: ¿qué implica para educadores en casa?


District to Surprised Mom: “Your Child is no Longer Homeschooled”

As permitted by state law, a homeschooled teen enrolled in two part-time classes at the local public high school. Officials registered her as a full-time student, but they didn’t tell her parents for months.

Homeschooled Teen Focuses on Helping Those without a Home

This Florida teen loves the beach, eating donuts, and helping the needy. A nonprofit she started along with her sisters and two friends has become a major force for good in their community.

Homeschool Archers Overcome Fire Ants and Stolen Gear to Claim State Title

How a homeschool co-op’s archery team won a Florida state championship—illustrating what privately funded, parent-organized groups can achieve.

Florida Mom Harassed by New York CPS

Thinking she was going above and beyond, Jennifer notified her local New York school district that she and her two boys were relocating to Florida.

Graduation Conundrum: Two Brothers, Four Diplomas, One Confused Official

These homeschooled brothers who enrolled in Florida’s dual-enrollment program were on track to earn college degrees at the same time they finished high school. Then an official told them they couldn’t.

'Outright Discrimination': Officials Block Grads From License

These Florida sisters hold college degrees and have years of career experience. So why did health department officials question their homeschool diplomas?

Officials Threaten to Terminate Homeschool Over Records They Lost

A homeschool mom contacted HSLDA after district officials blamed her for missing paperwork she’d handed in 10 months earlier. We discovered several other families were facing similar problems.

Florida Educational Evaluation Form

There are several different options for the required yearly assessment. If you chose the educational evaluation by a Florida certified teacher, your certified teacher can use this form to attest to the student’s educational progress.