- Wed, 13 Nov 2013
AMVETS has withdrawn its support for the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disability (CRPD) according to the Military.com news site.
- Fri, 16 Aug 2013
Though HSLDA continues to oppose the 2010 federal health care law, we must point out that the new laws do not mandate home visits by government officials.
- Thu, 10 Apr 2014
The Tennessee Legislature has updated the definition of a “home school student” eligible to receive a HOPE scholarship.
- Tue, 8 Apr 2014
With the enactment of Senate Bill 38, Alabama law now expressly recognizes home instruction by someone other than a state-certified private tutor as an option for complying with the compulsory school attendance requirements.
- Thu, 27 Mar 2014
HSLDA helped a homeschool graduate after the college she was attending said she needed to obtain a GED or face expulsion.
- Mon, 24 Mar 2014
A new law makes a student’s own school calendar the reference point from which to determine how many hours he or she can work on a particular day.
- Tue, 18 Mar 2014
The Pentagon has finalized a new policy that treats homeschool graduates on equal terms with other military enlistees. This welcome news comes at the end of a long struggle by HSLDA to achieve equality for homeschoolers.
- Mon, 17 Mar 2014
The North Dakota attorney general recently stated that homeschool students may enroll in academic courses and extracurricular activities in public school districts other than the one in which they reside.
- Tue, 11 Mar 2014
New studies reveal that despite proponents’ claims, the Common Core standards do not emulate the successful education practices of other countries.
- Mon, 10 Mar 2014
After being investigated for four months, a member finally received word last week that the educational neglect case against her was being dismissed.
- Mon, 10 Mar 2014
After being alerted by HSLDA, homeschoolers united to oppose suggested changes to the local school board’s religious exemption policy. School board members subsequently sided with homeschoolers and against the school superintendent.