The most current feeds from the Homeschool Legal Defense Association appear below. 

Urgent Legislation will be posted on MHEA’s Facebook page.


  • Superintendent Requires Oral Exams October 27, 2014
    HSLDA intervened when a public school superintendent implemented in-person oral examinations of homeschoolers. Our attorney pointed out that there is no legal authority for such exams.
  • Lisbon Demands Homeschoolers Take SAT October 27, 2014
    HSLDA successfully countered a baseless demand that certain homeschoolers in a public school district were required to take the SAT.
  • Prove to Us Where You Live October 27, 2014
    After being told it went beyond what the law requires, a public school superintendent agreed to end a policy of asking homeschoolers to provide proof of residency.
  • Public School Wants Homeschoolers Back October 21, 2014
    HSLDA is concerned about reports of officials pressuring homeschoolers to enroll their children in the public school system.
  • CPS Gets Education on Homeschool Law October 20, 2014
    A social worker asked an HSLDA member family to show that their homeschool had been approved, despite the fact that in this family’s case no approval was required by law.