Category Archives: Homeschool Rights

CT Homeschoolers’ Freedom Prevails

Thank you to the CT legislators who saw the truth – CT homeschooling families do not need any governmental regulations. We have a very long history of success, to the tune of 30-plus years. Homeschooling is not only successful, the data is clear; it is the safest place for a child to learn, and encompasses […]

HOMESCHOOL CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT

Who are the real abusers? You should ask yourself that question and find the answer. This article is a must-read for every adult in America. Know the facts. Why Is Fox News Using Left-Wing Talking Points to Take Cheap Shots at Homeschoolers? BY PAULA BOLYARD MAY 1, 2019   Excerpt: “As is typical of these […]

How School Districts Weaponize Child Protection Services Against Uncooperative Parents

Parents are increasingly required to obey, to conform to a school’s demands even if they believe such orders may not be appropriate for their child. Schooling is adept at rooting out individuality and enforcing compliance. In his book, Understanding Power, Noam Chomsky writes: “In fact, the whole educational and professional training system is a very elaborate […]

News Conference at the North Steps of the Capitol

Educational decline: Homeschooling surges as parents seek safer option for children

Violence and bullying a drive force but school shootings tip the balance for many Excerpt: ““I’m required by law to place my kids in a public school or private or homeschool, BUT THE STATE IS NOT ACCOUNTABLE IN TERMS OF THE SAFETY OF THESE CHILDREN,” said Mr. Lambert. “So we get lots of calls from […]

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 Conference June 16, 2018, Free Admission

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, […]

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 […]