Category Archives: Featured

Florida Supermom Homeschools 16 Children

Sure, it’s true that most people aren’t going to take on such a large commitment. But, for those for whom it works, it’s a beautiful story to behold. This dedicated family enjoys their organized homeschool lifestyle as a very large family, indeed! Read the full story here

LEGISLATIVE HOMESCHOOL INFO FORUM – WE WANT YOUR PRESENCE AT THE CAPITOL!

The CT Legislature Children’s Committee Co-Chair Diana Urban, decided to hold what is termed “A Public Information Forum” on “homeschooling and communication” on April 26 from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm in Room 1B of the Legislative Office Building. Certain people were invited to speak at the forum, by invitation only, although the event will […]

CHN NEWSLETTER – HOMESCHOOLING TEENS

This newsletter is dedicated to families of homeschooling teens. Please share it with your homeschool friends and groups.

CHN Conference June 16, 2018, Free Admission

13 Ways Public Schools Incubate Mental Instability In Kids

A very long excerpt from an important article. Homeschoolers hear complaints about public schools all of the time. Please read the entire article. Truth. “The correlation between public school environments and the deteriorating mental health of children has been intensifying for decades. By Stella Morabito 2/21/2018 Why doesn’t anyone investigate the toxic effects of today’s […]

9 Elephants in the (Public School) Classroom

In order to grow, we must face our weakest links. The CT homeschool community, and homeschoolers across the nation regularly receive phone calls, emails and FB messages from families whose have children have given up hope with their public school experiences. We hear the same stories, over and over again. It’s disheartening. Change is long  […]

The Amendment Touted by Senator Ted Cruz and His Supporters, Ostensibly to “Help” Parents by Giving Them a “Tax Break” for Homeschooling Their Children, is UnConstitutional and Should Not Become Law

NATIONAL HOME EDUCATION LEGAL DEFENSE, LLC Attorney Deborah G. Stevenson Founder P.O. Box 704                                                                                                                                                                                            Tel.: (860) 354-3590 Southbury, CT 06488                                                                                                                                                                                 Cell: (203) 206-4282 Email: stevenson@dgslawfirm.com December 8, 2017 The Amendment Touted by Senator Ted Cruz and His Supporters, Ostensibly to “Help” Parents by Giving Them a “Tax Break” for Homeschooling Their Children, is UnConstitutional and […]

Further Thoughts on the Parental Rights Amendment

FURTHER THOUGHTS ON THE PARENTAL RIGHTS AMENDMENT. November 28, 2017 Attorney Deborah G. Stevenson Founder, National Home Education Legal Defense, LLC. Stevenson@dgslawfirm.com I am very glad to see that so many people are seriously contemplating the ramifications of a proposed Parental Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.  As some may be new to the idea, […]

Please Support the CHN’s GoFundMe Project

We need YOU! Whatever amount of support you can share with CHN will be put back into the homeschool community. Please help us to help others. Donate now. Details about this project and how you can help, is HERE.  

Attorney Stevenson’s Response to the CT Law Tribune 6/5/17 Article on Homeschooling

June 5, 2017 RESPONSE TO EDITORIAL BOARD ARTICLE, “IT’S TIME TO EXAMINE REGULATING HOME SCHOOLING” It is unfortunate that before the Board published this article the Board did not reach out to those who know the most, and have the facts about, home schooling.  Had the Board done so, the Board certainly would have been […]