Getting Started

State Requirements

Your first step in homeschooling is to become familiar with the laws that govern homeschooling in your state. Check your state requirements with our interactive map.

Types of Homeschooling

Homeschools can look very different, depending on your educational philosophy, goals and choice of curriculum. Your school should be fit your family!

Joining a Homeschool Group

Don’t go it alone! Groups are great for meeting like-minded families, socialization, mentoring, curriculum exchange and more!

Classroom Set Up

Whether you’ve got a dedicated space or the dining room is doing double-duty, setting up your classroom for educational success is one of the funnest aspects of getting started.