How-to-Begin Homeschooling - August 4 to 6
Choosing Curriculum - August 13
Homeschooling in Virginia is pretty straightforward when you know the simple steps to begin.
Considering Homeschooling This Fall?
Don’t worry–you’ve got this! We’ve homeschooled for decades. We know the ropes, and we’re here to help!
1. You’ll need to file a Notice of Intent by August 15.*
2. Until then enjoy this unexpected blessing of time with your children—and experience a bit of the amazing, crazy, beautiful messiness of homeschool life.
3. Get some resources and answers to frequently asked questions here.
4. Attend a “Homeschool Crash Course” webinar to find out everything you need to know to get started
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