2015 Indiana Museums and other Sites

Indiana Homeschool

This list was formed from a discussion on the IAHE Facebook Discussion group.  Thank you, Kacie A. and Michelle F., for compiling the list.  We appreciate your efforts.   1.)  Organization:  Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site Family Basic Membership: $50 General Admission: $10 adult; $9 ages 65+, $5 ages 5-17 Current Discounts Available:  $5 off new […]

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Definitions Matter

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Does it matter that the term “homeschooling” is used by those who are not homeschooling in the traditional manner? Occasionally the IAHE sees conversations in social media that mention other forms of education where the term “homeschooling” is used.  It is not anyone’s goal to demean a different option; but, often concerned individuals become very […]

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Faith-based Homeschool Groups NEED SB 101 – RFRA

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The Indiana Civil Rights Commission had involved itself in a Catholic homeschool group that was located in Fishers, Indiana, called Fishers Adolescent Catholic Enrichment Society (FACES).  The case involved a squabble over a chicken dinner.  You may read about the case on the Thomas More Society website. Here is the link to oral arguments.  Listen […]

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Public School Access and Testing Answers

Indiana Homeschool

IAHE frequently receives inquiries from homeschool families who have enrolled in the public school for a class and have questions about the attached strings. We asked our HSLDA attorney, Tj Schmidt, for clarification regarding these questions.  He has given us permission to share. Indiana law would require a student enrolled in a specific course to […]

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A Brief Report on Homeschooling across Indiana

Indiana Homeschool

Indiana Homeschool Research Each year, IAHE provides elected officials information regarding home education.  The 2015 report is available for viewing here: Indiana Summary Report 2015 – online

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Some Thoughts on HR 5

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IAHE received this note from attorney, Will Estrada, of HSLDA.  Reposted with permission. Friends, As you know, HSLDA is neutral on H.R. 5. You can see our article here.  HSLDA’s stated position is that the U.S. Department of Education should be closed, and all education decisions returned to the states, which obviously H.R. 5 does […]

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Homeschool Organization Welcomes Frustrated Parents

Indiana Homeschool

Indiana Makes News in the Washington Post After noticing that the Washington Post had picked up this story, IAHE felt compelled to speak about the benefits of home education.  Join us at our IAHE 30th Annual Home Educators’ Convention on March 27-28, 2015, in Indianapolis to learn more about homeschooling as an educational option.

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Indiana Home Education Week

2015 Governor's Proclamation

2015 Indiana Home Education Week is a time to celebrate! Governor Pence has declared February 22-28, 2015, as Indiana Home Education Week.  This is a week to celebrate and thank God for our freedom to teach our children in the manner that best suits their individual learning needs. We are thankful for those who have […]

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