Home School Legal Defence Association Of Canada
Making it Through the Homeschool Year

Making It Through the Homeschool Year

  HSLDA’s Government Relations and Media Relations staff member Patty Marler recently delivered a talk at the Canadian Homeschool Conference, a virtual conference that takes place annually. With two decades of experience in home education, Patty shares her expertise...

Reflections from new homeschooling parents

Reflections from New Homeschooling Parents

by Patty Marler, Government Relations & Media Relations, HSLDA Canada Newspaper articles leading up to the restart of school in 2021 have shared that parents of public school students are feeling disheartened with the uncertainty and upheavals in the...

HSLDA membership is the homeschool resource you need

HSLDA membership is the homeschool resource you need!

You have bought the pencils and notebooks. You have binders and glue sticks galore. You may have a designated spot to do schoolwork each day, or you may have books and assignments consuming your dining room table. You are...

Checking in: how are the early homeschool days going?

Checking in: how are the early homeschool days going?

With eager excitement and great resolve to do well by your kids, you have begun homeschooling. How are you doing? Is it everything you hoped? Or everything you feared?! Homeschooling is not for the faint of heart: it will...

Pulling Kids out of school

Pulling Kids Out of School? Call HSLDA first.

Congratulations, parents! You have survived the early days of Back-to-School in Covid. Maybe it has been easier than you expected, and all is well. However, for many of you, the transition to staggered start school, alternating week schedules, socially...

The Struggle is Real for Traditional Homeschoolers Too – Overcoming during the Covid-19 Pandemic

The Struggle is Real for Traditional Homeschoolers Too – Overcoming during the Covid-19 Pandemic

By Dinah Whitton As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, my family and I have stopped counting every time someone says “you must be used to this”. It’s alarming how many people actually think that homeschooling includes isolation from our community...

Why Choose Homeschooling?

Why Should I Choose Homeschooling as an Education Option for my Child?

Families choose homeschooling for a variety of reasons. Here are 10 great reasons to homeschool: 1. Flexibility: Homeschooling is all about flexibility. Hours of the day, days of the week, locations, courses, worldviews, learning methods, curriculum, holidays, etc. All...

Quebec Update: News from the DEM

Quebec Update: News from the DEM

Dear member: We hope you and your family are staying well as our communities navigate the many challenges brought to every area of life by COVID-19. We wanted to get in touch with a few updates and points to...

Ideas to Keep Learning in the Midst of a Crisis

Ideas to Keep Learning in the Midst of a Crisis

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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 30 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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