Connecticut Presents Bill Regarding Children’s Mental Health Assessments

The National Home Education Legal Defense (NHELD) –  Bulletin #74 responds to Connecticut's Senate Bill 374 – An act requiring behavorial mental health assessments for children. Deborah Stevenson offered information and caution regarding this bill in the Public Health Committee with two sponsors. Below is part of NHELD's … Continue reading

Paul Ryan on Homeschooling

Listen in to the Paul Ryan Town Hall campaign rally starting at 20.40.  The rest is likely useful too, but for this particular homeschool lifestyle (and any other lovers of educational freedom), I liked the question and the answer.   … 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

Tying It All Together – The Illinois Education Tax Credit

The NY Times, the Daily Beast and others have been paying a bit of attention to homeschoolers and the people deemed as homeschool advocates. I’ll try to tie in my thoughts from the synopsis in my last post Refusing the … Continue reading