Member Benefits

Become an HEAV Member

Your membership support helps HEAV meet the ever-increasing needs of Virginia’s homeschool families AND benefits your family! As a Freedom Friend, Freedom Defender, or Freedom Superhero, you will receive the benefits shown below.

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Access your member benefits here!*

*Check your email for your password, or call the office at 804-278-9200.

New Member Benefit

Not one, but TWO (2) FREE Math Helps by Shiller Learning!

1. FREE Fractions Kit ($69 value) 

Get your free fractions kit NOW. (Sign in to your member benefits page to get the link.)
Act quickly, though–supplies are limited!

2. FREE Five-Class Multisensory Math Class

Jumpstart your school year with multisensory math fact practice the kids will want to do all year long.

We’ll guide students step-by-step through how to have a ball with math facts. We’ll use unit cubes, dominoes, have a catch, hop through multiplication facts, and catch flashcard fever (NOT related to Coronavirus).

Students will also enjoy presentations to help build number sense and understanding of place value, solidify conceptual understanding of 4-digit operations.

Class Dates:

Wednesdays at 1 p.m., from September 30 to October 28
September 30, October 7, October 14, October 21, and October 28.

Sign up for the class here. (The cost of the class is $44.95. Be sure to snag your comp code from your member page to get it free.)


FREE History App Access from NOTGRASS HISTORY

Homeschool History is a web-based app that saves you time and enhances your study of history, geography, government, and economics. As an HEAV member, you can enjoy six months of access at no charge (a $15 value). Search and find links to videos, virtual tours, and games, plus get exclusive content.

Homeschool History is powered by the team at Notgrass History. The Notgrass Family are veteran homeschoolers on a mission to help other families teach the heart, soul, and mind. Notgrass History curriculum combines narrative lessons, primary source documents, historical novels and biographies, hands-on activities, and a Christian worldview.
Just log in to your member benefits page and get your link!


The FREE CLASS: Homeschool Spanish

Take an introductory homeschool Spanish course from Flip Flop Spanish!  Enjoy five classes on any device you like  (normally $10/lesson). Follow the theme-based lessons in order–or choose your lessons based on the theme your child will enjoy most. Just do one or do them all! Classes begin on July 27. Normally $10/class, a five-class, five-week session is FREE for HEAV members. Just log in to your member benefits page and get your coupon code!

Driver Ed to Go!

Teaching driver’s education couldn’t be easier! This online driver’s ed course is fully approved in Virginia and satisfies Virginia’s minimum permit and licensing requirements for home-schooled students only. PLUS, it’s only $40 for HEAV members (regular price $55) 


 20% Discount on AOP Curriculum

The preferred curriculum of HEAV, AOP features award-winning curriculum
like Horizons, LIFEPAC, and Monarch online curriculum. See for yourself why
parents and students have loved learning with AOP for more than 40 years.
Best of all, as an HEAV family, you can always save 20%

Regent University-Heroic Life Discipleship

Heroic Life Discipleship

Get one free month to test out Heroic Life Discipleship! Be equipped with biblical curriculum and training to disciple your children to know Christ, live in joy, and grow in passion for God’s Glory. 

Little Learning Lovies-Gumball PreK Learning Game Bundle

Gumball Learning Bundle from Little Learning Lovies

This bright, fun learning bundle includes nine themed games and activities geared for early kindergarten and elementary students. The topics covered include counting, simple addition, early phonics, CVC words, and more.

This $30 bundle is yours FREE from Little Learning Lovies

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Greater Richmond Children’s Choir 

Perform with a world-class choir locally and abroad–HEAV members get a $35 discount Geared for students ages 8 and up, choristers learn to read music and experience a broad range of choral literature including classics, premieres of new music, jazz, spirituals, gospel, musical theater, opera, folk, and world music. 

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Easy Peasy Science Fair Downloads 

HEAV members receive a different downloadable science experiment each month from Easy Peasy Science Fair! A new download will be available each month for six months during the school year.

Schoolhouse is the curriculum site of The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine that now offers more than 350 online and downloadable courses for students in preschool through high school. Their courses cover academic subjects from math and language arts to music and computer programming, and so many others.

Try SchoolhouseTeachers FREE for three months. Then, after your free trial ends, you can continue for just 12.95/month (regularly $19.95/month) or $129/year (regularly $179/year).

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Free SAT/ACT Test Prep Through e-Knowledge

HEAV members get FREE $250 SAT/ACT Test Prep Courses through! The eKnowledge Donation Project—supported by 250 partners—is in its 11th year assisting Students and Families. The Project waives the complete $350 course price for the SAT or ACT Prep Programs. The student pays only the cost to deliver the program: DVD/Cloud student fee of $19.99 for the cost of materials, support, shipping, and streaming. All fees are reinvested in the program and no profit is generated. 

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Teacher I.D. Cards – Show Them Everywhere!

Show your teacher identification card everywhere you go—office supply stores, craft suppliers, warehouse stores, teacher-supply stores, retail bookstores, Christian bookstores, computer stores, etc. Many businesses will honor your teacher ID with reduced prices. You should receive two cards per family membership; the cards are renewable annually, except for lifetime member cards, which never expire. Check out this list of 48 retailers that offer teacher/student discounts!

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40% Discount on Creation Illustrated Magazine

HEAV members save $7.95 (40%) off the $19.95 subscription price of Creation Illustrated

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15% Discount on Home Education 101

Visit Everyday Homemaking to view and purchase the Home Education 101 series.

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Discounts on HEAV Publications & Resources

Members receive a 10% discount on most HEAV resources, includingThe Virginia Homeschool Manual. Just browse our Virginia Homeschool Store, logging in to receive your discount. If it is your first time using the system, enter your last name as your username and your membership number as your password.


Convention, Graduation, & HEAV Event Discounts

As an HEAV member, you will automatically receive registration discounts up to $15 on the Annual Virginia Homeschool Convention, as well as a discount on HEAV’s graduation and discounts on other HEAV events when you give your membership number.


FREE Banner Classified Ad in the Virginia Home Educator Magazine ($200 value) OR FREE Text Classified Ad ($125 value)

As a Freedom Friend member, you’re entitled to one free text classified ad in the Virginia Home Educator magazine each year.  Freedom Defender and Superheros are entitled to a free banner ad!

To submit your ad, contact Submission deadlines: Spring (December 15), Summer (March 15), Fall (June 15), Winter (September 15). Submit early to make sure space is available. Please send your ad and member number to Kathleen at


Subscriptions to HEAV Communications

You’ll receive Action Alerts, Legislative updates, the quarterly Virginia Home Educator magazine and the Virginia Homeschool Update, a weekly newsletter filled with the latest news, resources, and events for Virginia homeschoolers. Be sure to tell your friends!

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NEW! Downloadable Homeschool Beginner Bundle 

(Freedom Defender and Freedom Superhero Only)
Get our brand-new Homeschool Beginner Bundle (regularly $20)! The Bundle includes

  • 4 MP3s
  • a 52-page booklet
  • printables
  • and more!
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NEW! Homeschool Success Webinar Series 

(Freedom Defender and Freedom Superhero Only)
Three, one-hour webinars will provide all the information you need to comply with the law, plan and prepare, deal with special situations, and more.

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NEW! Virginia Homeschool Manual digital edition ($29 value)

(Freedom Defender and Freedom Superhero Only)
This comprehensive guide contains almost 1,000 pages packed with information, articles, forms, and helpful charts. This easy-to-use reference guide is downloadable by chapters and includes all the basics on how to begin, as well as topics like choosing curricula, learning styles, gifted education, apprenticeships, college at home, and a LOT more! 

High school Transcript

NEW! One, Original, Non-transferrable Transcript

(Freedom Superhero Only)
With your Superhero membership, you will have receive one original transcript–FREE.

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NEW! FREE Convention

(Freedom Superhero Only)
With your Superhero membership, you will receive one, full, family convention registration during your current membership term! Prior to convention convention registration opening in January, you will receive a comp code that will deduct the cost of registration (optional add-on programs, such as Children’s Program or Thursday’s workshops, are not included.)

Little Learning & Lovies-Access Everything

NEW! Little Learning Lovies All-Access Pass!

(Freedom Superhero Only)
With your Superhero membership, you will have access to EVERYTHING in the Little Learning Lovies, completely free, for the term of your HEAV membership. Little Learning Lovies has been around since 2009 providing high-quality printables for teachers of all kinds to use with their students!  
Access your LLL All-Access Pass here.

Want a lifetime of FREE conventions? Ready to make the ultimate HEAV commitment? Consider becoming an HEAV lifetime member!