Homeschool Resources in Nebraska
Nebraska Christian Home Educators Association
For more than 20 years, NCHEA has been serving homeschool families in Nebraska. We are excited that you have joined us on this exciting road of Christian home education.
Nebraska Homeschool: The Home Educators Network, Inc.
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Nebraska Field Trips
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Nebraska Education Code For Homeschooling
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Exempt (Home) School Program
Parents (or guardians) may educate their child at home by electing not to meet State approval or accreditation requirements (Section 79-1601 R.R.S.). In Nebraska, “home schools” are referred to as exempt schools and are considered non-approved or non-accredited schools.
Exempt (Home) School Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (2017/18 School Year)
By filing for and receiving exempt status, parents are electing not to have their child attend a school that meets State approval or accreditation requirements while also complying with the compulsory school attendance law.
Rules and Regulations
Rule 13 is the rules governing the procedures and standards for parents filing for an exemption. Rule 12 was repealed and combined with Rule 13. Rule 13 and a list of changes to the recently-revised Rule can be viewed at the “Rules and Regulations” link.
This Chapter provides rules and regulations governing the procedures for exemption of schools from state approval and accreditation requirements when such schools elect, pursuant to Section 79-1701(R.R.S.), not to meet those requirements because they would violate the sincerely held religious beliefs of the parents or legal guardians.
Parent or Guardian Affidavit to Delay Entry into an Exempt School
Parents can delay the start of homeschooling until age seven (7) by filing an affidavit with the local school district.
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Nebraska Secular Home Educators
There are some big changes happening and we’re excited to get things rolling! We’ll be spending July finalizing everything, then starting up the new NESHE group meeting format in August.
Unschooling can question some traditional thoughts that usually don’t get questioned in other circles. Such as learning without a curriculum, treating children with kindness, respect and dignity.
This list is a place for Nebraska unschoolers to get together and discuss unschooling ideas. An unschooled child can choose what they want to learn and do, live in freedom and find a great joy. Unschooling is living life, from watching TV or playing video games to painting, raising animals–everything!
Independent Study High School
Accredited classes through the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Diploma issued upon completion of their 4-year curriculum-based program.
Nebraska Medicaid Program
Children’s health insurance for low income families.
Heartland Home Schoolers
A Christian home schooling support group for Lincoln, Nebraska, and surrounding areas.
Lincoln Area Homeschool Social Group
This is a group for homeschooled kids, ages middle school through high school, who live in and around Lincoln, Nebraska, to plan and find activities to do together just for fun.
North Platte Area Home Educators
NPAHE was created as an area-wide forum to exchange information between Christian homeschoolers in the Lincoln County area. NPAHE helps to link area-wide homeschooling associations, support groups and homeschooling individuals to ensure that information is easily shared.
Bellevue Offutt Homeschool Happenings
This Homeschool Group is open to all families that live in the Bellevue, Nebraska area and/or Offutt AFB. We are a group of families dedicated to educating our children at home. Through this group, you can find out what’s going on around the Omaha Metro Area, as well as join us for field trips.
Catholic Homeschool Association of Omaha
A place for members of the Catholic Homeschool Association of Omaha to share news and information.
Cub Scout Pack 26
Mid-America Council BSA. The goal of Pack 26 is that it will become the premier organization where homeschooling families can enjoy training in Scouting activities in a Christian environment. For Home School Cubs, 1st through 5th grades.
Nebraska Secular Home Educators
NESHE is a parent-run homeschool cooperative. We are located in Eastern Nebraska around the Omaha Metro area. We have no specific religious affiliation whatsoever.
Omaha Home Educators Network
HEN serves eastern Nebraska and western Iowa home educating families. Whether you’re brand new to the home education journey, relocating to the Omaha area or a veteran homeschooler, we hope that our website will serve you well and prove to be a valuable resource to you as you teach your children at home.
Omaha Homeschool Learning Center
Classes are held from 9am to 4pm on Wednesday afternoons at Southwest Church of Christ (124th and West Center), and we welcome you to bring the whole family down. Whether spending time in our Mom’s Room or finding a nook to call your own, you are welcome to make us your homeschool away from home. Kids are free to study or socialize when not in class.
Valley Home School Association
A non-profit organization whose purpose is to support the efforts of Christian home educators by providing opportunities for fellowship, encouragement, education and the exchange of ideas and information from a Biblical perspective in Scottbsluff, NE.
Venturing Crew 26
Mid-America Council BSA. For young adults in the Home School community, who are 14 and have completed the 8th grade, through 20 years old. Crew 26 is chartered by The Gardener Home School Association.
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Nebraska Homeschool Support Groups
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