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The Future of Homeschooling with HSLDA

It’s been over 20 years since HSLDA began defending our freedom to home educate. Our organization has grown from its inception and now has the ability to be more proactive than reactive. Now it’s time to leverage our experience...

Homeschool Dad & HSLDA President on the Benefits of Home Education

My first impression of home education came from a staggering statistic about homeschool graduates in an Ivy League school. Fast forward to marriage and 4 children, the decision to homeschool came with much research and consideration. It’s been over...

Special Message from HSLDA President

For just over 3 months I’ve enjoyed rolling up my sleeves and going full throttle as HSLDA’s new president. It was a pleasure meeting fellow homeschoolers during the past conference season and I’m grateful for your mutual enthusiasm. For...

The Fantastic Journey of Membership Applications & Renewals

At HSLDA we just love sharing information with you about all aspects of the organization! We have an amazing team that works diligently to help you throughout your homeschooling journey. From the moment you join and every year you...

Fostering and Adopting, Part Two

Before you take the plunge and begin the process of approval for fostering and adopting, you ought to also consider the implications of fostering and adopting on your home life and homeschool. There are certainly great benefits to fostering...

Foster and Adopting: what is the process?

Many of our members have made the decision to expand their family through fostering and adopting. Many others are considering it, but don’t know where to start. This week’s video update discusses some of the general processes that need...

It’s Conference Season!

It really is that time of year when HSLDA flies across the country to meet you at a conference near you. It is our joy and privilege to meet our members face-to-face, and to introduce ourselves to other homeschoolers...

Welcome, President Peter Stock!

It is with great excitement that we introduce to you today HSLDA’s new president, Peter Stock. Peter and Paul Faris sat down for a quick video update to introduce Peter to you. It is a bittersweet video as it...

Data sharing and your rights to privacy

HSLDA regularly gets calls or emails from our members asking, “Does the government have the right to ask me for a copy of my childrens’ birth certificates?” The short answer is “yes”. In most cases, there is a legal...

Responding appropriately in provincial crises

In October of this year, many homeschoolers in Alberta found themselves thrust into an immediate crisis. The Ministry of Education in that province shut down a homeschooling oversight body with no warning. The resulting questions, panic, and uncertainty fueled...

There are so many priceless benefits of membership with HSLDA! Why are you homeschooling without us? Read on to discover all that HSLDA has in store for you!

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