I've Decided to Homeschool. What Do I Do?
1. Notify your school that you are withdrawing.
2. Notify the county you are starting a home education program.
(see Letter of Intent below)
3. Connect with other home schoolers, mentors and veterans (through support groups and enrichment classes, like HEED.
4. Ask for help!
Home School Legal Defense Association Organization (HSLDA) (www.hslda.org)
State Wide Help-
Home Education Foundation (HEF)
Florida Parent Educators Association (FPEA)
Local Support Groups-
Parents Educating Children (PEC), Palm Beach County
Parkridge Home School Group, Broward County
Home Education Enrichment Day (HEED), Boca Raton live in person classes for grades 6-12. (www.HEEDHomeschool.com)
HEED Adventures, Hands-On-learning Day in Boca Raton for K-4 to 5th grade. (www.HEEDHomeschool.com)
Online Tutorial Enrichment classes-
HomeEducationAcademy.org (Online, live, interactive classes for individuals, co-ops and groups)
Many But One, fine arts/drama (www.manybutone.com)
SAINTS, Elementary & Middle School P.E. with a purpose
HEAT, competitive interscholastic athletic program