Originally Sent: 4/29/2014
|April 29, 2014|
HSLDA uses the law to protect your rights.
Thanks in part to efforts by parents, a company tasked with collecting and storing information on American students from preschool through college has shut down. Read more >>
Home School Legal Defense Association stopped a social worker from interviewing a homeschool family’s daughter by citing state law. Read more >>
The Tennessee General Assembly has passed a resolution calling on Congress to help ensure the Romeike family is granted asylum in the United States. Read more >>
Is your child an auditory, kinesthetic, or visual learner? Discover your child’s learning style! This week on Home School Heartbeat, host Mike Smith offers some helpful tips on finding appropriate curriculum and teaching methods to best accommodate your child’s homeschool. Read more >>
When HSLDA launched Generation Joshua in 2002, our primary motivation was political. We feared our country was going in the wrong direction and that only the next generation could redeem America’s future. Since then we have come to believe that the overall spiritual and moral development of youth is the most important aspect of Generation Joshua. GenJ summer camps are the chief tool we’re using to literally change the lives of young people. Learn more and register >>
Poetry is an excellent means for expressing deep emotions, which your children have, though they may not always know how best to share them. Take advantage of April as National Poetry Month by encouraging your children to communicate creatively and with excellence! Need ideas? The themes for this year’s annual Poetry Contest (open till June 1) integrate poetry and music appreciation. Check out the HSLDA Store for great poetry resources. Contest guidelines and entry form >>
Modest scholarships for HSLDA families are now available to incoming freshman at Patrick Henry College for the 2014-2015 school year through the Home School Foundation. Applications will be accepted through June 1. For details >>
Searching classical sites, reviewing unit studies or choosing from many for an eclectic approach to build your 2014 school year? Try the new, unique curriculum for your whole family designed for the Bible Bee. It requires just 20 minutes a day! Read more >>
HSLDA’s new partnership with MetLife enhances the value of your membership through special rates and products for insurance. Check out all the MetLife offers now available to you and your family! Read more >>
Are you a group leader? Check out our Group Services website for activity ideas, helpful articles, “Meetings in Minutes,” sample by-laws, insurance information, details about the Discount Group and Affiliate programs, and much more. While you are there, please add or update your group information so you don’t miss any important leadership emails from HSLDA! Update your group information >>
Legislation in Your State
If you live in Colorado, the District of Columbia, Kansas, Massachusetts, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania or Washington, click on the name of your state or the link below to learn about legislation that could affect your freedom to homeschool.
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