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Ohio Homeschool Laws

Questions about how to homeschool in Ohio? Start here for a quick overview: homeschooling laws & requirements, compulsory attendance ages, withdrawal, access to sports & special ed. services, recordkeeping, work permits, jury duty . . .

District to New Homeschool Mom: Talk to Our Lawyer

An Ohio mom contacted HSLDA after her notice of intent to homeschool was rebuffed by the local school district. We helped her file a new one. Then the district said she’d be hearing from their attorney.

Update: Changes to Homeschool Requirements in Several States

Lawmakers and other officials have taken action to modify—or even waive—some homeschool requirements, including testing and other forms of assessment. Here’s the latest.

COVID-19 Update: More States Modify Homeschool Requirements

See which states have taken action to modify—or even waive—certain homeschool requirements to help parents and students remain safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

A New Chapter

an interview with Michael Farris

Why Homeschooling Keeps Improving in West Virginia

A coalition of advocacy groups and homeschool parents who serve as legislators are working with the state education department to help increase freedom and respect for home education in a formerly unfriendly state.

Here’s Why Good People Oppose "Reasonable" Homeschool Regulation

Harvard Professor Elizabeth Bartholet laments the fact that vigilant parents have historically resisted attempts to impose more regulations on homeschooling. Here are eight reasons why even well-meaning regulations can do more harm than good.