Illinois Homeschoolers Don’t Need IDs from the Schools

Illinois' Boone County Board is contemplating a truancy ordinance [Ordinance pdf is linked on the right sidebar].  They like to call it a truancy ordinance, but it's more accurate to call it a daytime curfew.   Last fall, Boone/Winnebago County Regional … Continue reading

Watching Some Bills – Ed Reform in Illinois

Several of us involved with the Illinois Homeschool PAC have been noting some legislation making its way through the Capitol.  As the custom goes in Illinois, the backroom deals are where you want the glass against the wall listening in. … Continue reading

What is suspicion when it comes to checking on homeschoolers

"The real question is determining the authority to inquire what is reasonable cause of truancy and what is suspicion when it comes to checking on homeschoolers," Maloney said. That was a quote from the Illinois Review's interview with Senator Maloney.  … Continue reading