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Merry Christmas from HSLDA Canada!

The year is quickly coming to an end, but we hope you’ll have some time to enjoy the holiday season. It’s also a great time for some thoughtful reflection. Whether you experienced a challenging or successful year, take a...

When Should I contact HSLDA

When should I Contact HSLDA?

By Dinah Whitton On this home education journey every parent has moments of uncertainty. From the curriculum you choose to the way your children learn, questions are bound to arise. Fortunately, HSLDA members have access to homeschool experts along...

Adventures of a New Homeschooler Continues

Adventures of a New Homeschooler Continues

By Dinah Whitton Preschool and Kindergarten – Take 2 It’s our fourth year on this eventful home education journey and there truly isn’t a dull moment. Four years ago we pulled our daughters out of public school (grades 3...

Making Canada a Better Place

Making Canada a Better Place

By Peter Stock (3 minute read) Winston Churchill once famously said, “Parliamentary Democracy is the worst form of government…except for all the others that have been tried.” He was right, of course.  As Canadians, we are very blessed to...

Quebec, HSLDA is Taking Action

By Peter Stock (3 minute read) Quebec homeschooling families are feeling a great deal of pressure right now as their provincial government is requiring that home educated children write provincial exams, starting in two years time. This new demand...

Lessons from a Homeschool Highschooler

By Dinah Whitton (3 minute read) It’s been a few years since our family started homeschooling and the journey has been eventful, to say the least. Now our homeschool adventure continues as we embark on another academic year at...

Avoiding the Dreaded Summer Slide

By Dinah Whitton (3 minute read) After a long winter, most Canadians look forward to enjoying the warm summer months. If you schedule your homeschool around the traditional school year, your students are probably excited about taking a break...

Homeschool Summer Survival Guide

By Dinah Whitton After a long winter, most families look forward to spending time outdoors enjoying local parks and trails. Homeschoolers typically take advantage of having these areas to themselves during the daytime; but, by the end of June...

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Amended Homeschooling Regulation Released Today

The final amended Homeschooling Regulation, initially tabled on March 27th, 2019, by Education Minister Jean-Francois Roberge, was released today and takes effect August 1, 2019. You can review the full text of the new regulation here: French Publication English...

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As a home educator you know the benefits of having access to solid resources to maximize your time and achieve your goals. For over 25 years HSLDA has been working diligently to support homeschool families like yours by providing everything needed to succeed. Expert legal support, insurance coverage, and advice from our experienced staff are just some of the many benefits of joining HSLDA.

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