Originally Sent: 6/24/2014
|June 24, 2014|
Oklahoma has protected parental rights. But the battle for a constitutional amendment continues.
The efforts of homeschoolers and other grassroots activists paid off when Oklahoma’s governor signed into law strong protection for parental rights. Read more >>
The city of Baltimore has expanded its daytime curfew. This could lead to increased risk of violation of the rights of homeschoolers. Read more >>
The Parental Rights Amendment has been introduced once again in the U.S. Senate. HSLDA urges members to contact their senators in support of this vital legislation. Read more >>
Starting in fall 2014, when you take online AP courses through PHC Prep Academy, every tuition dollar you spend will be matched with a Patrick Henry College tuition scholarship. In other words, you get to use your PHC Prep Academy tuition money twice: once in high school, once in college! Read more >>
A decision in a truancy case involving the parent of a kindergartner should help HSLDA protect Pennsylvania homeschoolers with children under the age of 8. Read more >>
HSLDA tracked a number of bills in the New York Legislature this year, including several which change the age of compulsory school attendance. Read more >>
Are you wondering how to help your children find their true vocation? This week on Home School Heartbeat, Mike Smith is joined by one of HSLDA’s high school consultants, Becky Cooke, to share ways for you to help your children discover their own interests and develop those interests into careers. Read more >>
“Parental Rights in the Medical Setting” is the theme of ParentalRights.org’s new membership program for July, featuring exclusive interviews from pediatrician and homeschool mom Lainna Callentine and HSLDA’s Darren Jones. A new benefits package follows each month, and all proceeds fund the efforts to pass the Parental Rights Amendment. Read more >>
Generation Joshua works not only to give students the tools to change our nation’s future, but to teach them about the different worldviews that exist today. That is why Generation Joshua is excited to announce that Bill Jack of the Worldview Academy will speak to the students of iGovern West. Register for iGovern West and give your kids the unique opportunity to hear this speaker. Read more >>
Beyond academics, it is important to train our children in every area of life. HSLDA’s Photography Contest offers you the opportunity to bond with your child while helping them hone the useful skill of capturing the big and small moments of life. Winners will receive cash prizes! For guidelines and entry forms >>
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