Category: Compulsory Attendance

Co-op or Private School?

Email of the Day: I recall years ago when my two children were young we enrolled them in a private school that was technically a home school. I am considering instructing my two grandsons ages 8 & 5 in a home school setting. Is it possible for me to enroll 2-3 other children and instruct

Work Full Time and Homeschool?

Email: Can I work full time and still homeschool? Answer: Many people do this. You don’t have to home”school” from 7am-4pm, M-F, from September until June. The law says you get to choose when, where, and how you go about this awesome homeschool journey. Consider, if you will, the math: There are 5,840 waking hours

BECCA Petition

Email of the Day: (Written on behalf of a family threatened with a BECCA petition for not submitting a DofI when they withdrew their 6yo kidlet from school to homeschool). Email: I am writing on behalf of Family who recently withdrew their Kidlet from Elementary School. It is a common misconception that a child under

Supposedly Homeschooling

Email of the Day: My highschool aged year old step son is supposed to be homeschooled by his Mom. But when we asked him what classes he has, he says he doesn’t have any. It is a touchy subject with the Mom and we feel like our hands are tied. What do we do? What