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Whether you are a new or retired homeschooler, a veteran of 20 years, or even a grandparent, you are invited to join HEAV to help protect and promote homeschooling freedoms in Virginia.
Why Join HEAV? Because. . .
Your membership helps us offer:
- This ever-expanding website, which is a treasure trove of information and encouragement for Virginia homeschool families;
- An improved and expanded FREE quarterly magazine, The Virginia Home Educator;
- A FREE weekly e-newsletter, the Virginia Homeschool Update, filled with the latest announcements, resources, and events available to Virginia homeschoolers;
- Full-time, knowledgeable office staff who are on hand five days a week to answer questions and offer encouragement and advice via phone and e-mail;
- Curriculum counselors with many years of experience who help beginning and veteran homeschool parents wade through the myriad curricula choices to find what’s best for their family;
- A beautiful and functional office space with a resource center and a seminar facility;
- In-house Homeschooling Success Seminars for beginners and veteran homeschoolers on a variety of topics;
- An experienced lobbyist, bill reader, and legislative advisor, who all work to promote and protect our homeschool freedoms.
- The HEAV Legislative Update, a FREE e-newsletter that covers local, state, and national homeschool issues, legislative information during the General Assembly session, and up-to-date information from the Virginia Department of Education;
- Day at the Capitol, a one-day event where homeschooling families meet their legislators, learn about Virginia’s government, and observe the legislative process at work;
- Various Homeschool Days at different museums throughout the year and at the State Fair each October;
- Seminars and leadership luncheons for local support group leaders;
- The Virginia Homeschool Manual, our 1007-page comprehensive reference on home education in Virginia;
- One of the largest homeschool conventions in the country, a gigantic used-curriculum sale, and a statewide graduation ceremony;
- And more!
Want a lifetime of FREE conventions? Ready to make the ultimate HEAV commitment? Find out more about HEAV lifetime membership!