Homeschool Basics

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This website page has been created for homeschoolers as an easy way to locate items for subject based inquiries of interest to home educators. The first link(s) of each category will send you to the Weatherford Public Library catalog and pull up a list of items related to that particular subject area. The remaining links are website pages of free and low-cost resources online to assist in your child’s education.

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  1. Homeschool Supports
  2. General Resources

Homeschool Supports

Homeschool Legal Defense Association advocates for the rights of homeschoolers around the world. Members enjoy legal protection and educational support.

National Center for Life and Liberty (Parental Liberties)
Also based in Texas, this organization supports a more conservative viewpoint on homeschooling than THSC. It is a non-profit legal ministry that serves and defends the rights of homeschool families. Membership is available.

National Home Education Research Institute
NHERI conducts and collects research about home-based education, and publishes the research journal Home School Researcher.

Texas Home Educators
As a statewide homeschool service organization, THE provides promotion of homeschooling to families and across various media platforms while partnering with local organizations that need support in staging events. They also provide leadership training and offer the tools of an umbrella organization with the ability to guide others to host large events such as a Spelling Bee.

Texas Homeschool Coalition Association
This website provides information on how to homeschool, legal requirements to homeschool in Texas, as well as additional resources pertinent to homeschooling. THSC is a Political Action Committee that works for the rights of homeschoolers in Texas. Membership is available.


The Weatherford Public Library is providing this resource to assist local homeschoolers. A great amount of the information is useful for all educators and parents. It is not an endorsement of any product or business mentioned or a promotion of homeschooling as a preference over other choices in education.