August is Coming!

Have you filed your Proof of Progress and Notice of Intent ?

If you choose to homeschool your kids you must provide the division superintendent by August 1 following the school year in which the child has received home instruction with either

(a) evidence that the child has attained a composite score in or above [...]

Services for Special Needs Kids And Other Thoughts That Wandered In

This post was submitted by Sarah Zmick, who lives and homeschools her children in Albemarle County, Virginia.

 

In Albemarle County, homeschoolers and private schoolers receive access to the same services which is almost nothing. No direct services are offered by Albemarle County (speech, PT, OT, special ed consult, etc.). Everything goes through one liaison, [...]

Shenandoah River State Park Events

The Friends of Shenandoah River State Park (riverparkfriends.org) are presenting two events which may be of interest to our members.

Amy Wilson will speak about bringing children to nature at the Friends August meeting. Amy is a homeschooling mom to two kids, ages 10 and 12. She and her family live in Prince William [...]