Federal Student Tracking Defeated
| 10/5/2015 |
The federal government recently tried to track the students of every military family to learn whether they are private-schooled, public-schooled, or homeschooled. HSLDA formed a coalition to thwart this plan.
Massachusetts Groups Move to Put Common Core on the Ballot
| 9/15/2015 |
Activists need 60,000 signatures to certify a ballot initiative that could repeal the Common Core in Massachusetts. This grassroots effort joins the fight against these centralized education standards in many other states.
4th Graders Now Have Free Access to National Parks
| 9/10/2015 |
A new program offers free access to national parks for 4th graders and their families. The initiative is meant to get kids away from their electronic devices and into the great outdoors.
3 Amendments that Mattered
| 7/21/2015 |
Congress is working to reconcile two versions of major federal education legislation. HSLDA wants to ensure the final version retains its protections for homeschoolers.
Tell Your Senator that Expanded Federal Pre-Kindergarten is Not the Answer!
| 7/14/2015 |
Call your two U.S. senators now and ask them to oppose Sen. Bob Casey’s “Strong Start” amendment. Encourage them to vote against expansive government involvement in pre-kindergarten programs.
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