2020 Session – Are You Ready?

The 2020 Session of the Iowa Legislature is now open. What’s happened so far? What do we expect? What can you do to help protect homeschool freedom in Iowa?

Voice at the Capitol Campaign

Be a part of Homeschool Iowa’s advocacy efforts to protect homeschool freedoms for Iowa families. Your support is doubled through our matching donor program!

Iowa Youth Straw Poll 2019

Sign your student up for the Iowa Youth Straw Poll by October 29 and check out the FREE online Elections 101 curriculum from the Iowa Secretary of State.

Homeschool Research Info

Looking for an encompassing source for the most current homeschool research available? Here’s the resource you’re seeking, from National Home Education Research Institute.

Response to The Register on IPI

The Des Moines Register published an editorial calling for the complete elimination of Independent Private Instruction. Here’s our response.

Homeschool Numbers Increase

Are homeschooling numbers increasing in Iowa? (NICHE) Homeschool Iowa representatives were interviewed in a recent news article addressing that question.

NOTE: If Using CPI Form A

Take Note if you are using the 2018-2019 CPI Form A. The Department of Education has published three versions of this form. Find important information here.

Impact @ the Capitol

Over 800 homeschoolers from all across the state of Iowa registered to participate in the Homeschool Iowa Capitol Day in Des Moines. Attendees met with their legislators, heard from Governor Reynolds and other elected officials, participated in activities, and shared fellowship with other home educators.

2018 Capitol Day

You’ve undoubtedly heard the many attacks on homeschooling freedoms that have been made in recent months. 
 
Some prominent media sources and Iowa legislators have been calling for increased government oversight
of families providing home education outside of the public school system.