Resources for Homeschooling
This provides a link to the ISBE Home Schooling Registration form, as well as information about state laws that pertain to home education. Other resources regarding homeschooling are also linked from this page.
IHE is an ongoing service project, providing information regarding home education in Illinois (including state laws), website design and website hosting for Illinois home education groups, and tutoring for those who would like hone their basic computer and web design skills.
A website associated with Practical Homeschooling magazine.
A website that sells products and materials that support homeschooling.
Homeschool Groups in Illinois
A non-denominational group based out of Matteson that organizes field trips and other social gatherings.
Home Oriented Unique Schooling Experience is a nonsecular organization that is a network that is dedicated to connecting families involved in homeschooling across Illinois.
Part of the Homeschool World website, this resource lists a number of homeschool groups in Illinois.
Parenting Collection at the library
The Youth Services Department's parenting collection includes a number of books that are intended for parents who homeschool their children. We also subscribe to the magazines Practical Homeschooling, Instructor, and Mailbox Preschool.