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Georgia Homeschool Information
Homeschooling is a great choice for families in Georgia! Find out how to homeschool, what the homeschool requirements are for Georgia residents, connect with local homeschoolers, find nearby classes and co-ops, discover field trip destinations, and much more.
Georgia Homeschool Legalities
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 (which is usually online at your state's official website) for the most up to date and accurate legal information with regard to homeschooling. Also keep in mind that interpretations of the code—whether provided by school districts or homeschool groups—can be helpful, but may or may not be an accurate reflection of the law. Always combine interpretations with your own reading of the statute itself.
A quick note about sticking to what the law requires:
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!
Links to information about homeschool regulations in Georgia
Although we try to keep our links up to date, state laws change regularly. The information at the links provided below may or may not be current. Be sure to verify information with your state homeschool organization(s).
Helpful Information, Links & Tips for Homeschoolers in Georgia [Read more...]
Discussions and Resources for Georgia Homeschoolers [Read more...]
YNHC provides unique direct and indirect school counseling services virtually and locally to all homeschooled families by a certified K-12 professional school counselor. [Read more...]
More than just a tutoring service! We are three retired school teachers with updated certifications in Georgia. We can tutor all children, but all have degrees in special education and have worked... [Read more...]