Why Join The Organization of Virginia Homeschoolers?
Because we can’t do it without you! As the Old Dominion’s only fully inclusive, member-directed, and volunteer driven state homeschooling association, VaHomeschoolers depends on the support of its members.
As a member, you receive many benefits including:
VaHomeschoolers Voice Subscription Our bimonthly magazine featuring practical information, helpful advice and encouragement from fellow homeschoolers across Virginia. Learn more.
Happy Scientist (Robert Krampf) Online Subscription Free subscription to The Happy Scientist science video and experiment website (a $20 value). Learn more.
VaHomeschoolers Membership Card VaHomeschoolers membership card which is useful for obtaining homeschool discounts with bookstores and other retailers.
Conference and Seminar Discounts All VaHomeschoolers members receive discounts to our statewide conferences and seminars. A Voice A voice in how VaHomeschoolers is run through the annual Member Survey
Your Membership Supports
By joining VaHomeschoolers, you support homeschooling for all Virginians. Your membership allows VaHomeschoolers to continue to provide numerous services to the homeschool community which include:
- Crafting effective homeschooling legislation and policies at the local and state level
- Lobbying on behalf of Virginia’s diverse homeschooling community at the local, state and national level
- Serving as an effective liaison between the homeschooling community and numerous state agencies and organizations across Virginia
- Building bridges between homeschoolers and lawmakers, policymakers, and educators
- Assisting homeschooling families with local legal and policy matters
- Keeping families informed about homeschooling law and policy developments across the state
- Maintaining the VaHomeschoolers extensive, comprehensive website
- Producing the top-quality, informative VaHomeschoolers Voice
- Compiling the Comprehensive Guide to Homeschooling in Virginia to help you answer all your homeschool questions
- Answering homeschoolers’ questions through our toll-free helpline: (866) 513-6173 and by email: Homeschool Helpdesk
- Maintaining the VaHomeschoolers Announce email list to keep you “in the know”
- Assisting homeschoolers in resolving periodic issues that arise at the local level
- Answering questions and providing support for all homeschoolers – those considering homeschooling, those new to homeschooling and those more experienced
- Helping homeschoolers network and find the resources/support they need
- Coordinating an annual inclusive statewide homeschool conference
- Offering specialty seminars throughout the state
- Representing the diversity of Virginia homeschoolers in the media
- Providing speakers for local groups and conferences