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HB 832 Homeschool Advisory Council Forum


HB 832 Public Forum "Debate" On February 22, 2022, Arundel Homeschoolers Support Group hosted a zoom meeting, where MDHSA and the Home School Legal Defense Association discussed the pros and cons of HB 832, a bill that would Read more...

HB 832 Homeschool Advisory Council Forum2022-02-28T14:19:00-05:00

New Laws for Maryland Homeschool Umbrellas and Co-ops


In 2019, the Maryland General Assembly passed 2 new laws relating to nonpublic schools. These laws do not directly affect individual homeschool families, but they may impact homeschool umbrellas and co-ops that operate as state-approved OR church-exempt nonpublic Read more...

New Laws for Maryland Homeschool Umbrellas and Co-ops2019-10-07T12:27:14-04:00

Math Requirements


In 2013, the Maryland General Assembly passed SB 740, creating a new math graduation requirement for public school students. While the law does not directly effect homeschoolers, it does establish the standard of what is "usually taught" in public Read more...

Math Requirements2019-09-13T20:02:44-04:00

2019 Legislative Updates


2019: SB 260 Community Colleges - Maryland Community College Promise Scholarships - Revisions This bill seeks to alter the eligibility requirements for a Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship and alter the employment requirements relating to a service Read more...

2019 Legislative Updates2019-10-04T15:58:28-04:00