Originally Sent: 1/2/2014
|January 2, 2014|
Join us in defending homeschool freedom in 2014.
HSLDA is pleased to report that the Foreign Relations Committee failed to vote the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities to the full Senate in 2013. This is a huge victory and the credit lies with you, homeschoolers, concerned parents and citizens. Read more >>
January 10—just over one week away—is the last day to register for PHC Prep Academy’s spring semester courses, AP Macroeconomics and AP U.S. Government and Politics. Help your student learn the key principles and practices that shape our country’s economy and political system. Don’t forget—all HSLDA members receive $50 off each course this spring! Read more >>
If you’re feeling overworked and overwhelmed, you are not alone! Many homeschool mothers struggle with finding margin in their lives. Find out just what this “margin” is and how you can de-clutter your life as Mike Smith speaks with Carol Barnier on this week’s Home School Heartbeat. Read more >>
A case involving a Catholic high school in Montreal threatens homeschooling freedom in the entire country. It also reveals the dangers of the idea that the government should be in the business of telling parents how their children should be educated. Read more >>
A few colleges, particularly for-profit schools, have responded to tougher federal funding rules by refusing to accept homeschool diplomas. HSLDA is monitoring the situation. Read more >>
HSLDA’s annual art contest opened January 1. So why not begin a new year by letting your kids have fun exploring their artistic side! Read more >>
New classical “Sword Study” curriculum uses actual Bible books as launching pads for instruction! Three-month units include individual, age-leveled workbooks, Parent/Teacher Guide. Read more >>
Legislation in Your State
If you live in Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Indiana, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Wisconsin, or West Virginia, click on the name of your state or the link below to learn about legislation that could affect your freedom to homeschool.
IN THE NEWS
The HSLDA E-lert Service is a service of:
Home School Legal Defense Association • P.O. Box 3000 • Purcellville, Virginia 20134-9000
Subscription Information: You subscribed to the HSLDA E-lert Service as:
POSTMASTERS: This message is being sent to the most recent address we have for our subscribers. If this is an invalid email address or you have other problems, please reply to firstname.lastname@example.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 email address; email@example.com is for broadcast purposes only and is not intended to receive incoming messages. We cannot reply to any email sent to this address. If you have comments or questions, please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call HSLDA at 540-338-5600. HSLDA members can also email staff directly through the Members website at http://members.hslda.org/contact.asp. Thank you for your cooperation.
© 2015 HSLDA. All rights reserved.