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    February 2020

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  • Homeschool Current Events and News

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    Homeschooling? Here’s What the Law Really Says

    Fri, 21 Feb 2020

    You do not need permission from public school officials or any other authority in order to homeschool in Puerto Rico. en español >>

    Census Questions are Coming: What to Expect

    Tue, 18 Feb 2020

    Next month the federal government will be contacting families and asking for detailed information in order to conduct the 2020 census. Here’s what to expect—and what your rights are.

    What’s Next? 2020 Legislative Trends + Homeschooling

    Tue, 11 Feb 2020

    This legislative season kicks off with a number of hot issues. Here’s what we see as the emerging trends for the upcoming year.

    Poll: School Choice a Winning Issue

    Tue, 11 Feb 2020

    In a new poll, 71% of Millennials and Gen Z participants favored having the freedom to choose alternatives to traditional public school.

    Texas District Fences Off PSAT from Homeschool Teen

    Tue, 4 Feb 2020

    Several public schools in this district refused to allow a homeschool teen to register to take a national scholarship exam at their campuses.

    District’s Mass Records Demand—an Unwarranted Investigation?

    Tue, 28 Jan 2020

    The local public school district ordered every homeschooling family in the county to provide detailed records and warned they could face further investigation.

    Derailed College Transfer Now Back on Track

    Wed, 22 Jan 2020

    A college student wanted to transfer to better accommodate his disabilities. Admissions officers disputed this homeschool grad’s high school credentials.

    Will the Supreme Court Rein in this Rogue School District?

    Wed, 22 Jan 2020

    Is there one homeschool law in Virginia—or 133? HSLDA moves forward with Kirk and Kristen Sosebee’s appeal.

    Homeschool Kids Propose Sweet Legislative Solution

    Sun, 19 Jan 2020

    The case of the missing vegetable: While celebrating Alabama’s bicentennial, this homeschool class noticed the state lacked an official vegetable. So they asked their state senators to change that.

    HSLDA, ACLU Team Up to Protect Fourth Amendment Rights

    Tue, 14 Jan 2020

    A new case could undermine an HSLDA victory that helped protect families from intrusive CPS investigations. The ACLU is asking the court not to let that happen.

    Proposed Amendment a Danger to Private Education—Stay Tuned

    Fri, 10 Jan 2020

    The change in language could be read to require all children in the state to receive an adequate education through the public education system.

    District: Actually, We Don’t Need Photos of Your Records!

    Tue, 7 Jan 2020

    Several families contacted HSLDA after a public school social worker dropped by for no specific reason and asked to photograph homeschool records with his phone.

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