In accordance with State Board of Education, AOE accountability goals, and Vermont law, the home study program works to ensure that all students enrolled in home study programs have access to a quality education. When required, the program provides technical assistance to improve the quality of a home study program.
Home Study Enrollment Form
As of March 1, 2016, we began accepting home study enrollment notices for the 2016-2017 school year.
Home Study Resources
Guidelines for Home Study in Vermont contains information and forms necessary to prepare and submit an enrollment notice for homeschooling. Excerpts from relevant statutes and rules are also provided.
Parents' Rights in Special Education
Under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) of 2004 and Agency of Education's Special Education rules, parents have specific rights concerning their participation in the special education process. The Parents' Rights in Special Education (Procedural Safeguards Notice) booklet is designed to inform parents of those rights and provide a list of available resources.
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Email Alicia Hanrahan, Education Programs Manager, or call (802) 479-1206.
Email Brynne Reed, Home Study Consultant, or call (802) 479-1233.