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    June 2018

    Pages currently available in the student portal include:
    ■ a wish list page - just in time for Christmas;
    ■ An allowance account;
    ■ The grades page;
    ■ A To-Do page.
    please sign your students up and check it out so far. Send us feedback and suggestions, we would love to hear from you. Go to the'STUDENTS' page to set each student up.

  • Homeschool Current Events and News

    from the Home School Legal Defense Association feed

    Everyone Agrees: Why Go After Grandma?

    Tue, 19 Jun 2018

    While dealing with her granddaughter’s severe health issues, this homeschooling grandma beat unfounded truancy charges with help from HSLDA—and a sympathetic CPS worker.

    School Board Threatens Family with DIY Requirement

    Fri, 15 Jun 2018

    Why is this school board demanding birth certificates from a family who has already complied with Virginia’s homeschool law?

    WV Trying to “Recapture” Homeschoolers’ Money Through Virtual Public Schools

    Mon, 11 Jun 2018

    As one county superintendent put it, “Our primary goal in exploring this is to recapture a percentage of the ‘homeschool’ students that are currently draining our population and coffers.”

    CA Dept of Health Stops Discriminating Against Homeschoolers

    Tue, 5 Jun 2018

    After years of pressure from HSLDA, they have changed their discriminatory policy toward homeschool graduates who are looking to become phlebotomists.

    Officials Reject This Evaluator’s 25 Years’ Experience

    Tue, 5 Jun 2018

    Despite the fact that she’s a certified teacher who has taught in private school, and has evaluated children in 21 districts, they refused to accept her as a qualified homeschool evaluator . . . Because she has never taught in public school.

    Thanks, Google! Homeschool Co-ops Going Hi-Tech

    Wed, 30 May 2018

    HSLDA worked with Google to make its online education tools available to homeschool co-ops.

    Superintendents Make Up New Rules to Fix Pet Peeves

    Tue, 29 May 2018

    Homeschoolers helped defeat proposed new regulations, but that won’t prevent local officials from trying to enforce their own rules.

    KY Reaches Out to Homeschoolers

    Tue, 22 May 2018

    HSLDA joined state homeschool leaders in meeting with a legislative study panel and sharing our firsthand experience of how homeschooling enables children in Kentucky to thrive.

    Dear CA Legislators: Thank You For Listening!

    Tue, 15 May 2018

    They heard three hours of oral testimony from 1,300 homeschoolers and other interested citizens—setting an example that those homeschool students will never forget.

    She Spent 10 Years Working to Improve the Law. Now She’s Running for Office.

    Wed, 9 May 2018

    Maryalice Newborn was a successful mechanical engineer and a pioneering homeschool mom who helped fix her state’s education law ... now she’s running for state representative.

    Art School Jeopardizes $50,000 Scholarship

    Wed, 9 May 2018

    A talented art student with an excellent academic record almost missed a valuable scholarship because the school tried to reject her homeschool diploma.

    Dear CPS: Compulsory Attendance Starts at 7. This Child is 6.

    Wed, 9 May 2018

    Spoiler: The judge agrees.

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