As a home educator, it is now your responsibility to understand your rights and obligations. Although not required, we strongly encourage you to join HSLDA (Home School Legal Defense Association). The lawyers with HSLDA work hard to support our rights to educate our children. They have been successful in defeating many legislative bills that could have taken away this freedom. They have also interceded with local school boards and social workers who have challenged home schooling families Their phone number is (540)338-5600 or you may e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Discounted enrollment fees are available to members of
In addition to legal support, HSLDA provides excellent support and advise in your homeschooling endeavor. They offer information on teaching to different types; special needs; high school students; K-12 tips, and so much more!