In Indiana all you need to do is start homeschooling.
No forms to fill out. No accountability.
Indiana Association of Home Educators
Christian network of homeschools in Indiana.
Indiana Foundation for Home Schooling
Opportunities and resources that inspire learning and enable students to achieve their potential. The IFHS encourages and promotes the formation of local National Honor Society home school chapters and sponsors an annual statewide Graduation ceremony in June and scholarships.
Indiana Home Educators
A volunteer network of experienced parent educators from across the state of Indiana.
NICHE Curriculum Share
March 9, 2013. St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Hession Center, Fort Wayne. Individual members bring their favorite books to show and answer questions about how they use the materials, why they chose those materials, etc.
Fort Wayne Area Home School’s Annual Resource Expo
May 17 – 18, 2013. First Assembly of God and Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. It’s a great opportunity to get a hands-on look at curricula, to attend workshops targeted to your homeschooling needs, and to talk with other homeschoolers.
IFHS Statewide Graduation Ceremony
May 18, 2013. 2:00p.m., East 91st Street Christian Church in Indianapolis. Commencement Speaker: Joel D Grewe, HSLDA Deputy Director of Generation Joshua.
IAHE Home Education Convention
May 31-June 1, 2013. Indiana State Fairgrounds. Theme: Refine Us O Lord. Early Bird special before March 31, 2013.
Post your homeschooler-friendly event in the Indiana Homeschool Group
Indiana Field Trips
Educational places to visit in Indiana.
Indiana Education Code For Homeschooling
AN A TO Z RESOURCE
Not intended as legal advice. Laws for your information only.
The Indiana Code Now in English
This page is for the sole purpose of pointing to the exact parts of the education code that pertain to homeschoolers. From IHEN.
Home Schooling: Dept. of Education
Parents may choose to withdraw their child from public school and educate the child at home as long as the child is educated equivalent to public school. Parents who choose to home educate are required to register their home school with the Indiana Department of Education.
- Home School Help Sheet – Information about Home Schooling in Indiana
- Indiana State Curriculum Standards – NOT required that homeschools follow this!
- When the Home Schooled Child Returns
- Indiana University’s Independent Study High School Program
- IUHS announces new Academic Honors Diploma
- Home School Enrollment Report Form – NOT required
- Home School and Homeless Support Specialist, Audra Hacker
- Indiana University Center for Evaluation and Education Policy: Homeschooling in Indiana: A Closer Look-Summer 2005
- Compulsory School Attendance Law
- Private School/Homeschool Deduction
You mean I can just decide to homeschool… then do it? But aren’t there papers to fill out? Certifications, notifications and permissions? Files to file?
Catholic Indiana Home Educators
CatholicIHE was created to facilitate communication between Catholic home educators in Indiana.
Cincinnati Area Teaching Children at Home
CATCH is a totally inclusive, non-directed, community-based home education support organization. Membership is open to anyone. We post events and activities, resources, discuss issues, and establish links with other homeschoolers. Includes Southeastern Indiana.
Families Learning Together is an inclusive & diverse group which serves Indianapolis, IN & the surrounding counties. Many views, philosophies, faiths & lifestyles are represented within the membership.
Home School in Southern Indiana
For home school families in all southern Indiana, and Kentucky, including but not limited to Evansville,Vanderburgh County, Posey County, New Harmony, Mt. Vernon, Newburgh, Spencer County, Gibson County, Owensboro and Henderson, Kentucky.
Michiana LIFE Email List
All homeschooling families are welcome, whether you use a “school-at-home” or “unschooling” approach. We are based in South Bend, IN but include all areas of southwestern Michigan and northwestern Indiana.
This discussion group is for those in the NE Indiana area who homeschool, school at home, or home educate their children. This is an inclusive group.
BrightStars of Hendricks Co
We are a casual, informal, secular group that has weekly meetings around Hendricks County. Our members are some of the most supportive families you will have ever met!
Classical Foundations for Christ
This is a support and/or discussion group in Central Indiana for homeschooling parents of preschool children and their families.
Families Learning Together
An inclusive & diverse group which serves Indianapolis, IN & the surrounding counties.
Fort Wayne Area Home Schools
A Christian homeschool support group serving the Fort Wayne Area. FWAHS publishes a quarterly newsletter, hosts an annual resource expo and provides various opportunities for home schoolers to meet and encourage one another.
Free Your Mind Family Learning Network
An inclusive homeschool support group that is based at the Greenwood Public Library. We are a group of parents and kids coming together for field trips, social activities and fun.
Gateway Homeschool Network
Classes will be held at Gateway Christian Fellowship. 10728 W. 133rd Ave. Cedar Lake, IN 46303.
G.R.A.C.E. Home Educators Association
Indiana home education families in Sullivan and Greene counties will find group and membership information.
Greater Lafayette Home Educators’ Association
GLHEA is a Christian organization with Christian leadership. A website full of news, updates, classified ads, personal webpages for families, and much more.
Heart ‘N Home School Support Group
We are a local Christian home school support group serving homeschooling families in Southern Indiana and the Louisville, KY area.
Home For His Glory
A list for Christian Homeschoolers in the Louisville, Kentucky and Southern Indiana areas. It is a place to share homeschool ideas, questions, field trips, prayer requests and discuss issues related to homeschool families.
Home Grown Hearts Homeschool Learning CO-OP
Families learning together to train, teach and prepare the hearts of their children for Jesus Christ. La Porte County, North West Indiana.
Hoosier Homeschool Network
Open to homeschoolers in the Southern Indiana counties of Clark, Crawford, Floyd, Harrison, Lawrence, Jackson, Jennings, Orange, Scott, and Washington. We are not affiliated with any political, religious, or philosophical organization and welcome families from all faiths and all educational methods. Yahoo Group.
IAHE Region 6
Support site for homeschoolers in southern Marion, Johnson & Shelby counties.
KASH – Kokomo Area Schools at Home
A mutual support group for those families involved in home education in the Kokomo area, offering information, experience, group activites and social interaction within a Christian atmosphere.
Kentuckianna Brownie Girl Scouts
Homeschooling Brownie/Daisy Girl Scouts from Southern Indiana and Kentucky. Our bi-monthly meetings (Sept-May) are scheduled and coordinated alongside two other Homeschool troops of Juniors and Cadettes.
Kentuckianna Junior Girl Scouts
Homeschooling Junior Girl Scouts from Southern Indiana and Kentucky. Our bi-monthly meetings (Sept-May) are scheduled and coordinated alongside two other Homeschool troops of Daisy/Brownies and Cadettes.
Life Education and Resource Network
LEARN is a group of Indiana homeschooling families from Bloomington, Monroe County, Brown County, and the surrounding areas. The network is diverse and inclusive; we represent many political backgrounds, educational philosophies, and religious views, and all are welcome.
Life Learning Center Homeschool Cooperative
Supports and encourages life long learning through convivial group activities, classes, and outings both at LIFE Learning Center and in the community at large. Located in Anderson. Facebook Group.
Live and Learn Fort Wayne
An inclusive homeschooling group in Fort Wayne, IN, offering activities for kids and topical discussion for parents. All ages, all homeschooling styles, and all faiths. We value diversity.
Northeastern Indiana Catholic Home Educators
Catholic Homeschool Support Group for Fort Wayne, Indiana and surrounding areas. Our primary activity is 9am Mass at Our Lady of Good Hope Parish on the First Friday of each month in honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. We usually have a free activity after mass.
Radical Unschoolers – Indy
The place for Indy-area unschoolers. As well as unschooling-friendly families who have discovered the joys of socializing with us.
Southeastern Indiana Christian Home Educators
SEICHE operates as a unifying association for Christian home school groups which are made up of local group families.
Southwestern Indiana Home Educators
Holds convention in early spring.
Unschoolers in Indiana
A group for relaxed educators to share ideas, ask questions and find like-minded families. Feel free to come and join the roller coaster of unschooling!
Support Group Lists
IHEN Statewide Homeschool Support and Resource Directory
A constantly growing directory project that relies on YOU, the support group leader or contact person, to help us direct new homeschoolers to you, for help, support or guidance.
Regional Representatives from IAHE
Each Representative is a “veteran” homeschooler who can help answer the questions of a family just starting out and help them locate nearby support groups.