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.

NEW! 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%.

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. 

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

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. 

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.
In December, members may enter a raffle for a FREE pocket microscope! 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).

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. 

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!

40% Discount on Creation Illustrated Magazine

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

15% Discount on Home Education 101

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

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!

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!

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.

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! 

NEW! One, Original, Non-transferrable Transcript

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

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.)

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!