Legislative Packet (2003)
By: Dorothy Karman
Feb-03

We want home educators to be have access to this information so they can be informed lobbyists.

The copy of the Draft for the bill (LC 2152)

A summary of the reasons legislators should co-sponsor the new homeschool law.

A graph of the most recent homeschool test score information from the Department of Education.

Supreme Court decisions supporting the right of parents to direct the upbringing and education of their children.

A summary of home education research published by Home School Legal Defense Association called "Home School Achievement."

Feel free to print these articles, study them and share your thoughts with your legislators.

In addition, here are a couple of articles to help you in your lobbying efforts. Your legislators did not receive these in their packet.

No Child Left Behind exemptions for home and private schools.

How to set up an appointment with your legislator and what to expect.

We also encourage you to read our position papers in our articles archives. If you have any questions about the new homeschool bill, please feel free to email OCEANetwork at mail@oceanetwork.org.


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