The Library is now open with limited "grab & go" services. We are also offering curbside pickup service everyday.

Are you considering homeschooling this fall?

If so, check out this information.

Here's a link to the Illinois State Board of Education faq on homeschooling in Illinois:
https://www.isbe.net/Documents/ISBE-Home-School-FAQ.pdf

Here is a link to a  homeschool legal website:
https://hslda.org/legal/illinois

Here are just a few of the books that we have on homeschooling at the library:

The well-trained mind : a guide to classical education at home by Susan Wise Bauer

Taking charge of your child's education : a guide to becoming the primary influence in your child's life by Erica Arndt

Better together : strengthen your family, simplify your homeschool, and savor the subjects that matter most by Pam Barnhill

Homeschooling : how to painlessly begin a homeschooling program for your children by Marie Cage Niblet

For the children's sake : foundations of education for home and school by Susan Schaeffer Macaulay

The home education handbook : a comprehensive and practical guide to educating children at home by Gill Hines

If you have any questions, Library Associate and eight-year homeschool veteran Amberleigh Birkholz would be happy to help. Email her at: abirkholz@olpl.org

Created by Amberleigh Birkholz on Jul 8th, 2020 @ 9:26 PM.
Updated on Jul 30th, 2020 @ 9:06 AM.