Bakersfield Home Learners
The homeschoolers on this list should be from the Bakersfield, CA area. We do
learning theme days, park days, parties, fieldtrips and library days together.
Most events will be week-day mornings or early afternoons so we minimize
conflict with daily lessons or 'afterschool' activities.
California Christian Homeschooling List
This California Christian homeschooling list is available for homeschoolers
throughout the state to share their homeschool activities, prayer requests,
advice, concerns, discussions, encouragement, experiences, ideas, information,
links, resources, suggestions, support, etc.
California Education Forum
California Parents for Educational Choice (CPEC) sponsors this open exchange of
ideas for parents, teachers, students and administrators who wish to discuss or
debate educational choice. We welcome all points of view from those who wish to
discuss such exciting topics as vouchers, home-schooling, curricular reform,
Charters, tax breaks, homeschooling, union reform, taxes for education,
de-regulation, politics, etc.
This is a mailing list for people who home schooling or are thinking of
homeschooling in California. Kids and Parents alike! Here you can exchange
ideas! support each other! give links for school stuff! just talk including,
scripture, God, church, parents, kids, home cleaning, lessons and curriculum,
on-line courses, and web sites.
California Homeschool Announcement List
CHN's announcement list is for California homeschoolers who want to receive
homeschooling announcements, alerts, and other important homeschooling
information, without discussion, debate, or chatting.
California Homeschool Calendar
CA FIELD TRIPS, MUSEUM DAYS, CAMPOUTS, HOMESCHOOLING SEMINARS, and other FUN!
This list gives free information about events throughout the state that may be
of interest to California homeschoolers. It is sponsored by California
Homeschool Network, a non-profit organization for all who are interested in
homeschooling in CA. Use the list to learn about field trips, cooperative
classes, and homeschooling events taking place in your community and throughout
California. Information about homeschool days at museums, and theme parks, etc.,
is welcome. Support groups are encouraged to post information about events they
sponsor that are open to the general homeschool community, including park days
and their annual regional curriculum sales.
California Homeschool Leaders
California Homeschool Network invites local support group leaders throughout
California to join together in a statewide e-mail list. We will be networking
together on legal and legislative issues that might impact all California
homeschoolers. Regardless of whether or not we also belong to one of the state
groups, let's get to know each other and be ready and united in a very
California Homeschool Network
California Homeschool Network (CHN) is a non-profit statewide organization that
is trusted throughout California. CHN members represent every style of
parenting, every style of homeschooling, and we have a world of respect for the
different beliefs and values we each hold. We invite you to join this list to
obtain homeschooling information and to meet other homeschoolers.
California Virtual Academy (CAVA) & K12 Homeschoolers Group
This group is for anyone using or thinking of using K12, Dr. William Bennett's
online curriculum, in California, either with any of the the Virtual Academies
(CAVA)or privately. Actually, even if you don't live in CA you are welcome!
Family Centered Education of Los Angeles
This list serves as a supplement for the FaCE-LA newsletter. We will use this
list for announcements, alerts and maybe the occasional joke. No chain letters
allowed. Discussion is discouraged. (We have a separate list for that.)
Fresno And Madera (FAM) Homeschoolers
Fresno and Madera (FAM) Homeschoolers is a group of homeschooling families from
Fresno and Madera counties in Central California. Our purpose is to offer
support to local homeschoolers, and provide group activities and discussion. Our
group is open to all homeschoolers, regardless of method or other
Homeschoolers of all varieties in the Hayward, California area: Hayward, Castro
Valley, San Lorenzo, San Leandro. Drive less, play more! Park day weekly -
Wednesdays at 1pm - bring lunch! Children cover all ages from infants to 15yrs -
there's a friend for everyone.
HEART for Christ Schools Homeschool Support Group
We are a support group for homeschooling families in the San Mateo County and
surrounding areas in Northern California. The purpose of HEART for Christ
Schools is to support and encourage families in their homeschooling choices.
Home4kids is an inclusive group of homeschoolers from the West San Gabriel
Valley (California) and its surrounding area. It meets on Tuesdays for crafts
and recreation at 1pm. We also share homeschooling ideas, field trips,
information and support. By meeting regularly, we create a stable group of
playmates for our children to spend their down time with, in a simple and
Our friendly community provides free curriculum ideas, activities, resources,
humor, support and discussion in a forum that welcomes and respects you no
matter what method or philosophy you choose. For Beginners Veterans! We also
offer free virtual homeschool conferences!
Homeschool Association of California (HSC) List
Connect with California homeschoolers, and take part in fun and lively
discussions while making new friends with diverse people from all philosophies
and levels of homeschooling experience. Ask questions, share ideas, and get
HSC's news about fun get-togethers that you and your family can attend together:
the widely acclaimed California Home=Education Conference, group
camp-outs, as well as activities in your area.
This group is interested in anything pertaining to homeschooling. For newcomers
to longtimers. Find support, ideas, friends, information, sources..... We are
primarily residents and neighbors of Humboldt County, but not limited to.
Homeschooling in Santa Clarita Valley
We are inclusive of all. We offer support, local information, Field Trips,
Parkdays, the Free Things To Do With the Kids Listing, links to homeschool
information, Mom's Night's out, an occasional camping trip and more!
This is an email group based in the Santa Clarita Valley-- California!
(near Six Flags Magic Mountain)
Inland Empire Catholic Homeschoolers
This group is for Catholics who are homeschooling their families in the Inland
Empire, California area, near, but not limited to: Corona, Chino, Chino Hills,
Riverside, Ontario, Guasti, Upland, Rancho Cucamonga, Fontana, , San Bernardino,
Temecula, Hemet, Palm Springs, and surrounding areas. A place to plan field
trips, park days, get togethers, buy and sell curriculum, share ideas, support
each other, and make new friends.
Latter-day Saint Homeschoolers
This e-mail discussion group is for all Latter-day Saint homeschoolers, and those who
are seriously considering it, in California. This list is a great way to find or
start local homeschool suport groups, ask questions and get advice, learn about
homeschooling resources and conferences, share ideas and make new friends!
Milpitas Homeschool Support Group
Milpitas Homeschool Support group uses this email list for announcements, home
education discussions, a bit of socializing, and exchanging information. While
we're based in Milpitas, we welcome those from Fremont, San Jose, and the
surrounding area. We're a relaxed group, with no bylaws,dues or participation
requirements: everything is free or pay as you go. If you are currently
homeschooling, or considering doing so, feel free to join and ask us a few
questions or come and meet us!
This email loop is for Modesto area homeschoolers. I hope we can use this group
to post homeschool events, field trips, prayer requests, conventions, ministry
opportunities, co-ops, park days or anything else going on in this area that
would be of interest to the homeschooling community. It will also be a place to
meet and support fellow homeschoolers in this area.
Orange County Homeschool Events
This is an announcements only (low volume) for events and activities that may be
of interest to homeschooling families in and around the Orange County,
California area. Field trips will be announced on this list, along with contact
information for the planner.
Redding Homeschool Network
The Redding Homeschool Network is an inclusive support group for Shasta
county homeschooling families. We welcome families of all faiths and all
homeschooling styles. Members are encouraged to use this list to keep in touch
with each other and plan activities for themselves and their children and post
items of interest to homeschooling families.
Reliable Answers Legislative Watch Network
Reliable Answers - Legislative Watch Network provides information on legislation at
both the state and federal level. Join this list to receive timely notification of
legislation aimed at negatively impacting Families. Working together we can monitor and
affect legislation aimed at destroying the American Family. Invite your friends and neighbors
to join and help in the fight to save the family unit. We will provide you with contact
information, to allow you to participate in a timely manner without spending hours needlessly
weeding through legislator notes.
Rinconada Park Day
A group of homeschool families that meet every Wednesday at Rinconada Park in
Palo Alto California for fun, games and sharing of ideas (homeschool and
otherwise). We are an all inclusive group with a variety of homeschool
philosophies and styles. This group is not structured but many classes and
events are created by the industrious members who make up the group. Children's
ages range from 3 - 13.
Sacramento Area Homeschool Information and Chat
Live in Northern California: Antelope, Auburn, Carmichael, Citrus Heights, Davis, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt, North Highlands, Humbolt, Placer, Rancho Cordova, Sacramento, Sutter, Woodland, Yuba or anywhere? Do you school @ home, home school, homeschool, unschool, or something else off the beaten track.
San Diego Home Education
This is a supportive group, where you can connect with other home educating
families, find information on resources available in the San Diego area,
brainstorm ideas and activities, ask questions, and find encouragement and
positive attitudes! We welcome people of all faiths - or none - all political
persuasions - or none - and all methods of homeschooling - or none.
Secular Home Educators
We are an eclectic group of homeschoolers in the Northern Orange County / L.A.
County area. This is an inclusive all ages group . During the school year we try
to meet at least once a month for a park day. We also try to regularly schedule
feild trips. Please feel free to share ideas, links, photos, and school hints.
Once again Welcome to the group!
South Orange County Homeschool Support
This list is for families who have come to a gathering and are interested in
participating in the South Orange County Homeschooling Support Group (SOCHS).
Our home school group serves communities that are south of Los Angeles and north
of San Diego located in Southern California. The majority of our members come
from San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, Aliso Viejo, Mission Viejo,
Rancho Santa Margarita, Foothill Ranch, Irvine, Huntington Beach Newport Beach.
Sacramento Unschooling Network List
This is the companion e-mail list to the *Sacramento Unschooling Network*. It's
purpose is to provide an instantaneous, easy way to discuss issues related to
unschooling, post articles,links,ideas,events,and to give buoyancy to each
Temecula Home Education
We are a friendly group of homeschoolers living in or near the Temecula Valley
area of California. We welcome conversations and comments regarding all aspects
of home education; including how-to tips on teaching, instruction, curriculum,
Together Encouraging and Christian Home Educating (TEACH)
Together Encouraging and Christian Home educating. We are an encouraging
Christian group which offers support and information to all families who desire
to be passionately involved in the home education of their children. Together we
respect family, honor church, and seek to be a benefit to community.
Tri-Valley Explorers is an all-inclusive homeschool support group in Northern
California. We welcome ALL families, regardless of homeschool method, lifestyle
or belief. Most of our members live in eastern Alameda and Contra Costa
counties. We welcome all homeschoolers, including those who file R-4s, use
charter schools, or ISPs. Our members use a variety of approaches to
homeschooling including unschooling, eclectic, and classical methods. We support
and encourage each other through our email list. Our members plan and run our
many activities, including park days, classes, field trips, and co-ops -- for
toddlers, teens, and everything in between. We also have curriculum swaps,
family picnics, and other events.
UnSchoolers Online Community
This is the companion email list the UnSchoolers Online website. It's a safe place to openly discuss anything related to unschooling and our children.
Let's share our ideas, questions, triumphs, challenges, and everything in between!
VC-LIFE Homeschool Network
Free/inclusive/secular support group for parents/caregivers homeschooling children of any age (birth on) or exploring possibilities for now or future. It's never too early to start creating community! Member-generated activities (park days, field trips...). Eclectic group welcoming a wide spectrum of homeschooling philosophies.
Ventura County Home Learners
We share planned activities and exchange ideas, resources, and information with
other current, former, and prospective Ventura County (Southern California)
homeschoolers, unschoolers, and independent study learners and their families.
Although primarily for those families living in or near Ventura County, all are
welcome, regardless of faith, curriculum preference, lifestyle, or location.
Waldorf-Inspired Sacramento Homeschoolers (WISH)
This group is for homeschooling families in the Sacramento, CA area who are
using Waldorf methods, ideas and philosophy, and/or are transitioning to Waldorf
methods in whole, or in part, in their homeschooling environments. We strive to
offer each other support, resources, information, friendship and a sense of
community. We meet weekly for handwork & circle time with the children; have
field trips 1-2 times per month; and celebrate seasonal festivals together.
West Orange County Homeschooling Group
The majority of our members reside in Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Garden
Grove, Westminster, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Santa Ana and surrounding cities.
West Orange County Homeschooling Group is an inclusive, member
directed support group of home schooling families.
West Valley Homeschoolers of Los Angeles, California
We are a secular group of Homeschooling Families who are inclusive of all
learning styles, teaching methods and beliefs. Our aim is to bring a true
sense of community and belonging to our members. We are concerned, active and
reflective of the needs and values of our members. We are welcoming to anyone
who is looking for a supportive, respectful, multicultural and creative