The Home School Legal Defense Association is the premiere advocate for homeschoolers worldwide, lobbying for their rights and representing them in court in the United States and globally.
Now, it is sending a message to authorities in New Mexico “in protest of unlawful demands” by encouraging homeschooling families in the state “to disregard official instructions for filing the annual notice of intent.”
HSLDA staff lawyer Tj Schmidt says the request was “not something we did lightly.”
It came after months of trying to persuade state Public Education Department officials to remove an “onerous and unlawful ‘statement of understanding’” in the department’s requirements for homeschooling.
A report by HSLDA’s Dave Dentel said the 11-point statement “misconstrues [READ MORE HERE]