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Linda Avila from Surprise, Arizona shares her homeschool story. “I don’t have it all together, but I know God is in control. God is the reason our family is still on this journey.”
Celebrate homeschool freedom in with the Arizona homeschool community at AFHE’s 2018 Homeschool Day at the Capitol Monday, April 23, 2018. This is a family event for parents and homeschooled children of all ages, homeschool graduates, and grandparents, too! Attendees will enjoy a number of performances by homeschooled students, sing patriotic songs together, and hear several special guest speakers.
Wondering what to give the homeschooled child or teen in your life? This great gift guide is packed with ideas recommended by Arizona homeschool parents.
Are you an Arizona homeschool family with a student graduating from high school in 2018? We’ve got a very special evening planned to celebrate with you! Mark your calendars and make plans to join us for a very special evening honoring Arizona homeschooled students graduating from senior high in a formal, beautiful, cap and gown ceremony. Admission is free for friends, family, and the homeschool community to attend.
2017 was a milestone year for homeschooling in Arizona. HB2389 was one of 342 bills signed into law and gives diploma equivalency to homeschoolers with Arizona state agencies.
Producing a homeschool high school transcript is more important than ever. Not only is it an encouraging synopsis of your student’s high school years, and not only is it necessary to apply for college, but now it is extremely helpful for applying to work for all state governmental agencies. Because of the 2017 AFHE bill, Arizona HB 2389, all state governmental agencies will be accepting homeschool transcripts without needing an accompanying GED. Arizona really is one of the very best states in which to homeschool, thanks in great part to the work Arizona Families for Home Education has done since 1983.
On Monday, April 17, 2017, HB2389 passed the House 41-17 and is on its way to the Governor for signing. This is a huge win in the recognition battle for Arizona homeschoolers.
Arizona homeschool families are invited to submit articles about your Arizona field trip experience. Share highlights about the venue, what you encountered, and what you learned.
Article by Bethany Newhouse, Arizona homeschool student, age 17 Photos taken by Mark Newhouse, AFHE Member, homeschool dad The Jewish History Museum is not only a treasure of the past for Tucson, but also for all of Arizona. Built in the early 1900s, it was the first...
AFHE has been hard at work defending homeschool graduation credentials with Arizona state agencies. Law-abiding, hard-working Arizona homeschool graduates deserve to have their homeschool diplomas and transcripts honored.
Need some easy lunch ideas for busy days with your kids? Check out these great ideas shared by Arizona homeschool parents!
There are a number of misconceptions about homeschooling in Arizona. Here are 10 myths you might have heard and the truth about each.
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