Linda French Bell

Leadership Updates: Who’s in Charge of Your Homeschool? Education Reforms Affecting Minnesota Homeschools

By: Linda French Bell


What role do we play regarding parental disclosures in our support groups? Learn more?about the rewriting of homeschooling curriculum and testing and the consequences of data collection and workforce tracking on your families. Inform your members regarding new homeschooling “options” offering direct federal and state funds.? Know about homeschooling participation in the public/private school curricula IB, AP and STEM.? Be aware of the national trend in digital badges, digital backpacks and “flexible” credentialing for all school options.? Engage and advocate for legislation to protect our educational freedoms.? Know how to speak to your support group members in a clear, concise way about the great transformations taking place.