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Homeschool Win: District's Unlawful Demands Get Overhauled

When a New Jersey family decided to switch to homeschooling, the local public school asked for a huge pile of paperwork based on a flawed district-wide policy.

Moms Stand Up to Unlawful Demands in Big Sky Country

It all started when this homeschool mom rallied others in her community to resist demands from local school officials—who froze their paperwork and asked for information the law doesn’t require.

Official Disregards Law, Demands Meeting

Some officials ask homeschool families to meet with them in person—even though the law does authorize such a demand.

Since When are Homeschoolers Dropouts?

Confusion over policies regarding withdrawing from high school have made it harder for some Indiana families who want to start homeschooling their teens.

Generational Wins for Homeschooling

Two homeschooled kids meet, go on to law school, become lawyers, become homeschool dads . . . and then stand up for homeschool freedom.

Chicago Creates Phony Homeschool Regs, Casts Student Dragnet

While reaching out to 100,000 students deem at-risk for truancy, Chicago public schools have also raised obstacles for parents who want to start homeschooling. The law says they can’t do that.

Officials Threaten Homeschool Families Who Left New York

Several families contacted HSLDA recently to say that New York school officials were threatening to take action unless parents submitted paperwork formally ending their homeschool programs. These families had moved out of the state.

French Homeschoolers Fight Unreasonable New Restrictions

Homeschool advocates in France are preparing to challenge new regulations that are more restrictive than the law permits.

HSLDA to VA Supreme Court: Uphold Our Liberty

A Virginia school district admits to state supreme court justices that it planned to prosecute a homeschool family over a made-up policy.

Montana Homeschool Laws

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