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Homeschooling in Utah

by Mary Ann Kelley

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Time4Learning Parent Discussion Forum - Utah

Discussions and Resources for Utah Homeschoolers

Utah Homeschooling Information

Helpful Information, Links & Tips for Homeschoolers in Utah

TheHomeSchoolMom - The Show Me letter politely asks school officials to show where the law says the request for information is legally permissable

The "Show Me" Letter - Many an uninformed (or informed but overzealous) school administration official has asked local homeschoolers for more documentation than the state homeschool law requires. In The "Show Me" Letter, Shay Seaborne relates her experience with an overzealous official and how knowing the law and being polite but firm is often all it takes to educate local officials. A "must read" for new homeschoolers!

Homeschooling is regulated at the state level and changes may be made to the relevant statutes at any time. Always consult the actual state code for the most up to date and accurate legal information with regard to homeschooling. The links provided below contain information that may or may not be current.

Utah State Legislature: Section 101 Definitions

Utah Code - Title 53A State System of Public Education Chapter 11 Students in Public Schools Section 101 Definitions

Utah State Legislature: 53A-11-102. Minors exempt from school attendance.

Utah Homeschooling Laws

From Utah Home Education Association

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