By: Soncia Coleman, Associate Legislative Analyst

You asked for a comparison of Connecticut's regulation of home schooling with that of other states. This report updates an earlier OLR report ( 2002-R-0036 ).


Connecticut's procedure for home instruction is embodied in a 1994 State Board of Education (SBE) policy. The procedure, which is...

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Date: 2012-08-10 12:57:25
Website: cga.ct.gov

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According to a state-by-state compilation of state home schooling requirements published by the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA), 29 states, including Connecticut, and the District of Columbia have one level of regulation for all types of home school operations, while 21 have varying requirements depending on the type of home school.

The most common state requirement on home schools,...

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Date: 2002-12-31 03:48:59
Website: cga.ct.gov

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Home Schooling Requirements

SBE Policy on Home Schooling

State law does not mandate any particular procedure for regulating home schooling. Instead, a 1994 circular letter from the state education commissioner to local school superintendents (copy attached) suggests procedures for parents and local school districts to follow when parents educate children at home. The suggested policy includes the following:

1. Parents...

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Date: 2004-09-21 14:09:38
Website: cga.ct.gov

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Homeschooling in Connecticut - portal.ct.gov

Homeschooling and Connecticut State High School Diplomas

Homeschooled students may take the GED® test by registering at a local Adult Education Program. Upon passing the four modules of the GED®, a Connecticut State High School Diploma is awarded.

Connecticut General Statutes, Section 10-5(a) requires that individuals who are either 17 or 18 years of age at the time of GED® registration must submit documentation that they have been officially withdrawn from a Connecticut school for...

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Website: portal.ct.gov

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Home - Ridgefield High School (Ridgefield Public Schools)

Welcome to Ridgefield High School's online home. We are part of the Ridgefield Public Schools, located in Ridgefield, Connecticut, which is situated in western Connecticut. Opened in 1971, we serve over 1,700 students and have a history of exceptional academic results. Here at Ridgefield, we are proud to have some of the best students, parents, teachers, and administrators around. 

For information on anything from our curriculum and athletics programs to college scholarship information and SAT schedules , you'll find it here on our website. So take a few minutes to click around, and see what Ridgefield High has to...

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Website: http://rhs.ridgefield.org

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Statistics and Facts - School and State

There are 55 million elementary and secondary school children in the United States.

8 million of those children, or around 14%, are educated independent of state schools:

6.5 million children attend private schools,

Nearly 2 million children are home schooled.

The public and private�school figures are projected through 2014 from a study prepared in 2004 by the United States Department of...

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Date: 2013-04-02 15:27:56
Website: http://schoolandstate.org

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Degree Programs - Angelicum


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"Thank you for all you have done over the years with Markus' & Sarah's education!� �We are so grateful and are unsure of the words that could ever possibly express the blessings we have received by being a part of Angelicum Academy & Holy Apostles. We are so grateful for all the staff at the Angelicum Academy have provided. We are so...

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Website: http://www.angelicum.net

Welcome to CHN - CT Home Schooling Network

CT Homeschool Network (CHN) is Connecticut's largest statewide support & information homeschool organization that serves to inclusively inform, empower, and build community among home educators in the state of Connecticut.

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Ct Homeschool Network Conference

Join us at the homeschool conference in Middletown on June 3, 2017! Check the details and see what informational, fun opportunities await your family! Schedule of...

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Website: cthomeschoolnetwork.org

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RSD13 - John Lyman Elementary School - Home

John Lyman School takes great pride in being a child-centered community of learners.� Our Integrated Day (ID) approach , one of two equally viable educational choices in Region 13, includes multi-age classrooms in grades 1/2 and 3/4.� Teachers and staff at John Lyman work hard to deliver Region 13's rigorous curriculum, and the Integrated Day philosophy encourages students to take...

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Date: 2017-04-17 17:27:45
Website: http://lyman.rsd13ct.org

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Homeschool Forums - Message Boards, Chats, e-Groups ...

Ohio, Tennessee, South Carolina, Connecticut and California�Homeschool conventions�with Huge curriculum Exhibit Hall,

hundreds of workshops, outstanding Speakers, Worldview Teen Track & more!�



If you don't have a lot of time to leave your home to physically participate in a homeschooling support group, the internet provides a wonderful alternative. Technology has made it possible to communicate to other homeschoolers in any part of the world instantaneously!

Simply go...

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Date: 2011-09-29 01:59:51
Website: http://www.christianhomeschoolers.com

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Home | School of Business - University of Connecticut ...

07:30 PM - 08:30 PM

Storrs CampusKonover Auditorium, Dodd Center

Daniel Gottfried, partner at the law firm of Hinckley Allen, is presenting on his global business experience, offering career and business advice, and hosting a Q&A session on Tuesday, February 28th for the Global Business Leadership Seminar Series.

The Global Business Leadership Seminar Series (GBLSS) is offered...

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Website: http://www.business.uconn.edu

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Nurse Aide Classes in Connecticut - cnatips.com

Nurse Aide Classes in Connecticut

complete list of CNA training programs in Connecticut

Nurse Aide Training Programs in Connecticut

What should I keep in mind when selecting a nursing assistant training class? There are several points that you should remember when searching for nurse aide class. All potential nurse aide students need to locate and select a training and competency evaluation...

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Website: http://www.cnatips.com

Legal Requirements - CT Home Schooling Network

They are not law, nor do they carry the force of law. The Guidelines are part of the Suggested Procedure on Home Instruction in Connecticut. They *suggest* that homeschoolers *must* file a Notice of Intent (NOI) to homeschool, which is a point of confusion for some people. The fact is, the NOI is simply that; a guideline suggestion - a suggested procedure, that parents may want to file, or not,...

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Website: cthomeschoolnetwork.org

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