From the HSLDA E-lert Service:
< BACK TO ARCHIVE

Date:
From:
Subject:

3/6/2002 2:28:07 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--March 6, 2002

======================================================================
H S L D A ' s W E E K L Y U P D A T E
======================================================================

Topics for March 6, 2002

1. Legislatures Continue to Strike at Educational and Family Freedom
2. Announcing HSLDA's John & Abigail Adams Fellowship
3. National Center Web Page Introduces New Feature
4. Columnist Says Staying At Home With Children Wasting Potential
5. Urgent Action Needed to Stop H.R. 2356
6. HSLDA Prevents Social Worker from Traumatizing Missouri Family


......................................................................
1. Legislatures Continue to Strike at Educational and Family Freedom

Home School Legal Defense Association is working to defend home
schoolers in many states against pending legislation that jeopardizes
home school or parental freedoms. Even in historically safe states
like Kentucky, Connecticut, and Florida, legislation is threatening
to reduce home school liberty.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=346


......................................................................
2. Announcing HSLDA's John & Abigail Adams Fellowship

In recent years, organizations and individuals have produced reams of
"scholarly" research fighting against the God-given rights of
parents. Here is your opportunity to fight back.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=347


......................................................................
3. National Center Web Page Introduces New Feature

Bright Spots In Home Schooling is a periodic feature in which we will
highlight one of the many, many success stories in the world of home
education. This week on 'Bright Spots,' the Richardson family of
Minnesota uses music to introduce scores of people to the advantages
of home schooling.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=348


......................................................................
4. Columnist Says Staying At Home With Children Wasting Potential

Home school families, here's your chance to educate the world about
the benefits of home education! In a Sunday, Feb. 24 Parade magazine
segment, advice columnist Marilyn Vos Savant characterized parents
staying at home to teach their children as "a loss," but said that
she wanted to hear from parents about this important choice.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=349


......................................................................
5. Urgent Action Needed to Stop H.R. 2356

Home schoolers' ability to work with Congress to protect home school
freedom is under attack. The Shays-Meehan Bill, would stifle much of
the work done by advocacy groups on Capitol Hill.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=350


......................................................................
6. HSLDA Prevents Social Worker from Traumatizing Missouri Family

A member family from Joplin, Missouri avoided an intrusive social
services investigation due to their preparedness and presence of
mind.

Read more about it on our website at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=351

{{JoinAd}}
----------------------------------------------------------------------
The HSLDA E-lert Service is a service of:

Home School Legal Defense Association
P.O. Box 3000
Purcellville, Virginia 20134
Phone: (540) 338-5600
Fax: (540) 338-2733
E-mail: info@hslda.org
Web: http://www.hslda.org

----------------------------------------------------------------------
How To Subscribe:

- Subscribe to the HSLDA E-lert Service at our website:

https://secure.hslda.org/hslda/elert/account.asp?Process=Subscribe

- Or send an e-mail with name and complete mailing address to:

subscribe@hslda.org

----------------------------------------------------------------------
Subscription Information:

- You subscribed to the HSLDA E-lert Service as:

{{Email}}

- To unsubscribe from the HSLDA E-lert Service send an e-mail from
the e-mail address you want to unsubscribe to:

unsubscribe@hslda.org

- To change your e-mail address or make other changes to your
subscription, visit the HSLDA E-lert Service account web page at:

https://secure.hslda.org/hslda/elert/account.asp

----------------------------------------------------------------------
POSTMASTERS: This message is being sent to the most recent address we
have for our subscribers. If this is an invalid e-mail address or you
have other problems, please reply to webmaster@hslda.org.
----------------------------------------------------------------------
DISCLAIMER: This is considered a private and confidential message
from HSLDA to its bonafide HSLDA E-lert Service subscribers.
HSLDA cannot attest to the authenticity of copies posted, forwarded,
or sent by any party other than HSLDA.
----------------------------------------------------------------------
NOTE: Please do not reply or otherwise use this e-mail address;
hslda@hslda.org is for broadcast purposes only and is not intended to
receive incoming messages. We cannot reply to any e-mail sent to this
address. If you have comments or questions, please send e-mail to
info@hslda.org or call HSLDA at 540-338-5600. HSLDA members can also
e-mail staff directly through the Members website at
http://members.hslda.org/contact.asp. Thank you for your cooperation.
----------------------------------------------------------------------