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National Leader’s Conference was a Huge Blessing!

 Pictured here: Ken and Tina Shreeve, David, April, Jennifer, and Tyler Parkerson standing in front of the Lincoln Memorial, just three days before the Government shutdown! ~~~~~~~~ Earlier this fall six of us traveled north to Baltimore, Maryland for the 25th Annual National Homeschool Leader's Conference hosted by the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA). The three

German Family Children Seized in Shocking Raid

In November of 2012 April and I attended the first Global Home Education Conference in Berlin, Germany. I talked with Dirk Wunderlich about their homeschooling situation near Darmstadt and was really amazed and humbled by their commitment to do what God was leading them to do even in light of the threat. (You may also be familiar

The Romeike Story: Help stop a German homeschool family from being deported from the U.S.

  HSLDA | The Romeike Case Aug 13, 2013 ... Help stop a German homeschool family from being deported from the U.S.. Sixth Circuit Denies Romeike Rehearing, HSLDA Promises to go to ... Jul 15, 2013 ... The U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals denied HSLDA's request for rehearing of the Romeike case last Friday after seemingly showing interest ... Justice Department Ordered to Respond

Video from the Global Home Education Conference

On Nov. 1st, April and I were honored to attend the first Global Home Education Conference. I tried to grab a little bit of video with my flip camera and that’s just what I got … a little bit of video. We were so busy talking with incredible people, absorbing the amazing experience, and processing tons of

HSLDA: Update After GHEC [repost]

HOME SCHOOLING / INTERNATIONAL November 6, 2012 Global Conference Issues Call for Homeschool Freedom Read the text of the Berlin Declaration >> (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)The organizing board plans to make it possible for anyone to sign the document in the coming weeks. Stay tuned for more information. Hundreds of homeschool leaders gathered last week in Berlin, Germany,

Home Education—is that legal? As a fundamental human right, it should be! [REPOST]

HLA has been invited to the following event in November. It appears God is opening doors, and wants us to serve families around the world! Since we have the ability to customize transcripts we already have a growing number of international homeschool students. Please pray about our involvement in promoting homeschool freedom worldwide! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Home

Halting Childs Rights Convention

Senate Close to Halting Childs Rights Convention Dear HSLDA Members and Friends: Yesterday afternoon in the U.S. Senate, Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC) introduced SR 99, a resolution opposing ratification of the United Nations’ Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Joining him are 28 original cosponsors, and two more senators signed up with his

Requiring home schooling families to register

An Illinois bill that would have required home schooling families to register with the state Board of Education has been tabled -- but activists tell the fight is far from over. Curt Mercadante, chairman of the Illinois Homeschool PAC, said he remains extremely concerned that the idea will reappear in some form. The bill

Planned Parenthood Attacks Parental Rights Amendment

Planned Parenthood Attacks Parental Rights Amendment Being attacked by the ACLU and Planned Parenthood is a good sign that we are on the right track. But we need your help! Dear HSLDA Members and Friends: No doubt you’ve heard about Planned Parenthood in the news lately. They’ve been criticized for covering up the sex trafficking

The Third Wave of Homeschool Persecution Repost

  Michael P. Farris, Esq. Chairman & General Counsel Click here to get Home School Heartbeat's daily e-mail transcripts   The Third Wave of Homeschool PersecutionVolume 102, Program 262/7/2011 Get involved in the fight to pass the Parental Rights Amendment and preserve your rights as a parent to raise your own child. Click here