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Resources: How do I get started?

By Times Staff
Published June 26, 2005

Find other homeschool parents in your area to help steer you toward local resources. Many parents go online; public libraries often keep information on local groups. Researching homeschool support groups, ask yourself if you're willing to sign a statement of faith. Many religious-based support groups require that of their members. Otherwise, seek out groups that don't make religion the centerpiece of their activities. Help abounds on the Internet.


Homeschoolers of Pinellas:

Pinellas Parent Educators Association:

L.I.F.E. of Tampa:

Tampa Area Homeschool Information:

Welcome2Home Support Group (Pasco-Hernando-Polk):

Pasco Christian Homeschool Association:

Home's Cool Co-op:

Citrus Christian Home Educators Association:

Fellowship of Christian Homeschoolers:


Florida Parent Educators Association:

Learning is for Everyone L.I.F.E. of Florida:

Florida Department of Education/Homeschool page:

Florida Virtual School:


Home School Legal Defense Association:

National Center for the Study of Privatization in Education:

National Center for Education Statistics:

National Home Education Research Institute:

National African-American Homeschoolers Alliance:

Catholic Homeschool Support:

[Last modified June 26, 2005, 06:38:06]

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