Getting Started Articles
Often homeschool families figure they can get all the help and encouragement they need for homeschooling through the Internet. Here are some reasons why attending a homeschool convention is so much better than what you can get online. More...
Field trips provide wonderful extended learning outside the home plus family fun and fellowship. Marilyn shares helpful hints for balancing family learning opportunities plus ideas for getting organized to be able to venture out at a moment's notice. More...
Practical Advise for Homeschooling in the Garden of Life More...
I learned more about education from this field trip than about farming in the 19th century. This field trip showed me some very effective ways for keeping a child's attention and helping him retain information easily. More...
The best instruction I ever received came from a woman who never went to college, had never written anything longer than a letter, and had no credentials that said she was qualified to teach. More...

Conferences
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Christian homeschool state organizations conduct conferences to serve their state homeschool community. You will find plenty of encouragement, curriculum, and support whether you are just thinking about homeschooling or a seasoned veteran. Each state board represents hundreds of years of homeschooling experience. Check out these nationwide resources.
State Organizations
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Christian homeschool state organizations are a vital resource to help families get started homeschooling. The homeschool organizations can provide state-specific beginning homeschool information and point families to local educational resources. In addition, state homeschool organizations work to protect the right to homeschool in their state. It is important for homeschool families to be in contact with their state homeschool organization.

Exposing a Trojan Horse now available on DVD. Contact your local state organization for details on how to get a copy of this DVD to share with your friends, family, law makers and acquaintances!
For the Media
Members of the media are encouraged to contact homeschoolers in their respective states. State homeschool organizations have identified experienced homeschool families who are very familiar with homeschooling in their state.

Contacts are prepared to provide the media with local homeschool information, state-specific statistics, information on current homeschool issues in each state and interview opportunities.