Homeschooling through Graduation: What You Need to Know About Transcripts and Diplomas
April 16th, 2024
Have you decided to homeschool through graduation? In Arizona, the parents of a homeschooled child set the graduation requirements, issue grades and credits, create and maintain their child’s transcri...  Read More
by Michelle Jibben, AFHE Director of Government Affairs
Time to Pack Up and Go! Homeschool Field Trip Inspiration
October 9th, 2022
Article by Cindy Duell, resourced by Linda Crosby Looking for more field trip inspiration? Traveling out of state and seeking out interesting stops along the way? Download the FREE Family Field Trip G...  Read More
by Cindy Duell, resourced by Linda Crosby
Successful Transitions in the Middle
September 16th, 2022
Recognize that the longer your child has been in a traditional school, the stronger your expectations and theirs will be of what "school" looks like. It takes time to shake these false expectations an...  Read More
by Tara Bentley, Executive Director of Indiana Association of Home Educators (IAHE)
AFHE Addresses Recent Developments in Arizona's Educational Landscape
August 29th, 2022
On June 30, 2022, AFHE published a letter and blog post following the passage of HB 2853.* The title of AFHE’s letter was “Homeschooling in Arizona Has Not Changed” and its purpose was to clarify that...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
Homeschooling in Arizona Has Not Changed
June 30th, 2022
It is anticipated that Governor Ducey will sign into law the largest ESA expansion in the nation.HB 2853, sponsored by House Majority Leader Ben Toma, R-Peoria, passed both the House and Senate and no...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
Not Your Father’s Law: A Brief Account of Arizona Homeschool Law by: Tom Lewis
April 2nd, 2022
The inclination of Legislature’s is to limit parental rights in the area of home schooling.  We cannot let this happen.  Thanks to Arizona Families for Home Education you have the best home school law...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
What to Expect Your First Time at the AFHE Convention
March 16th, 2022
Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to attend the AFHE Convention and we are so excited to have you join us!We know that attending the convention for the first time is very exciting and can be a...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
10 Things You Might Experience Transitioning from School to Homeschool by Laura Gadbery
March 12th, 2022
Whatever time of year it is, you—like many others—find yourself at the beginning of a brand-new journey: homeschooling.Somewhere along the way, you decided that the current system your child was parti...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
Homeschool Transcripts – More Important Than Ever By Colene Lewis
March 12th, 2022
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...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
Ten Questions About Homeschooling in Arizona
February 4th, 2022
#1 – What is homeschooling?Arizona state law defines a homeschoolArizona Revised Statutes §15-802 G 2“Homeschool means a nonpublic school conducted primarily by the parent, guardian, or other person w...  Read More
by Joshua Sugata
Election 2020
February 4th, 2022
Election 2020It’s election season. And, that means we are all bombarded with information. To be sure, there is much to decide–everything from candidates for public office (federal, state, local), to j...  Read More
by Arizona Families for Home Education
Free Resources for those Considering Homeschooling
January 17th, 2022
How do you climb Denali? How do you build a rocket and send it into orbit? Or compete in a decathlon? Is that how it feels when you consider the prospect of homeschooling your kids?Walking away from t...  Read More
by Joshua Sugata