Homeschooling in Delaware

SUPPORT GROUPS
Your Homeschool Connection's Delaware Help Page
Email: knowledgeoftruth@minister.com
http://www.angelfire.com/de/knowledgeoftruth/hsinde.html
We wanted to start this website to offer help to anyone who is home schooling or thinking about home schooling.


EMAIL LISTS
DEClassical Home Educators Network
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DEClassicalHomeEducatorsNetwork
We are an all-inclusive Classical home educators support group for families Classically educating their children in the Wilmington-Elkton-Philadelphia area; and extending out to N Delaware, NE Maryland, SW New Jersey, and SE Pennsylvania area.

DEHSchool
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DEHSchool
A list which focuses on homeschooling in Delaware. We are a diverse group, homeschooling preschoolers through teens, and doing so for a variety of reasons. We do not require a statement of faith to take part, nor do we take an official stand on curriculum, umbrella schools, unschooling or other personal choices.

DEHSfamiles
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DEHSfamilies
We are an inclusive group for all homeschoolers in the state of Delaware, and for those who are interested in the homeschooling lifestyle. We are a family-oriented, eclectic group, with various homeschooling methods and beliefs. We respect the diversity represented in our homes and lifestyles.

Delaware Education Law Awareness
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/del-awareness
This list is open to anyone interested in parent's rights to control the upbringing and education of their children. This list is an unmoderated networking and information-sharing tool.

Delawarehomeschool
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Delawarehomeschool
This is a mailing list for people who home schooling or are thinking of homeschooling in Delaware. 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.

Delco-Homeschool
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/delco-homeschool
This group is for homeschoolers in Delaware County (and those considering homeschooling) to post information about upcoming events, opportunities, and concerns in our area. The group is open to all homeschoolers, regardless of educational philosophy/method, age of children, or religious beliefs.

DELMARVAHomeschoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/delmarvahomeschoolers
Home schoolers from the region known as DELMARVA, (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia), can network via email announcements of family and home school events in their area.

DelmarvaUnschoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DelmarvaUnschoolers
Unschoolers on Marylands Eastern Shore. This is a secular discussion list and a list for posting activities and get togethers.

DEpreschool
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DEpreschooltohomeschool
We are an all-inclusive home educators support group for families thinking about homeschooling their preschool or younger children in the Wilmington-Elkton-Philadelphia area; and extending out to N Delaware, NE Maryland, SW New Jersey, and SE Pennsylvania area.

Fathers And Mothers In Leadership Instructing Encouraging Students, FAMILIES
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FAMILIESnews
This is a group of homeschool families who want to encourage each other and share information, events, curriculum, fieldtrip,ideas.

Homeschooling DELMARVA
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/homeschooling-delmarva
Homeschooling-Delmarva, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia's Eastern Shore - sharing homeschool information, events, resources, and general support.

North Wilmington Home Schoolers
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/NorthWilmingtonHomeSchoolers
Provides home school support and fellowship. Anyone may participate in activities regardless of race or religion, but do expect to find a Biblical worldview and expectations for conduct. Membership is open to families who have children currently registered as homeschoolers.

Parents of Special Needs Kids, DE, MD, PA
http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/
Parents_of_special_needs_kids_DE_MD_PA

We're a support network for parents of special needs kids in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey and Delaware.

SHERD-News
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/SHERD-News
This group is for people who just want to keep up with the events and activities for the group.

This-B-Us
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/this-b-us
Local Homeschoolers of the Delaware River Region.

Tri-State Homeschool Network
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Tri-StateHomeschoolNetwork
Tri-State Homeschool Network is a support group that serves the northern Delaware, northeastern Maryland, southwestern New Jersey and southeastern Pennsylvania region. Our purpose is to further the cause of homeschooling, with emphasis from the viewpoint of Christian families. This Yahoo-group is open only to members of Tri-State Homeschool Network. This group will be a supplement to our monthly newsletter, but it will not replace the newsletter. Please use this forum as a means to pass the word about homeschooling events, activities, field trips, last minute changes, conference opportunities, homeschooling issues, and to keep in touch with other Tri-State Homeschoolers.


Delaware Charter School List
Charter Schools Office
Delaware Department of Education
401 Federal Street, Suite #2
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 739-4629
Fax: (302) 739-3744
Email: lgabbert@state.de.us
Email: rspeicher@doe.k12.de.us
http://www.doe.k12.de.us/infosuites/schools/charterschools/listofDECS/list.shtml
A list from the Delaware Department of Education of charter schools.

Newark Charter School
2001 Patriot Way
Newark, Delaware 19711
Phone: (302) 369-2001
Fax: (302) 368-3460
Email: gmeece@ncs.k12.de.us
http://www.k12.de.us/ncs
Newark Charter School was established by parents and teachers committed to providing an educational alternative within the public school system. The school provides its families with a strong academic program, high levels of parent involvement, meaningful site-based management, and an emphasis on student decorum.

Positive Outcomes Charter School
193 S. Dupont Hwy
Camden, DE 19934
Phone: 302-697-8805
http://www.k12.de.us/positive
Positive Outcomes Charter School was founded in 1996 and provides educational opportunities for students at risk. For the past eight years, we have served children from throughout the state of Delaware.

The Charter School of Wilmington
100 North DuPont Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19807
Phone: 302-651-2727
Fax: 302-652-1246
Email: durban@yahoo.com
http://www.charterschool.org

Towle Institute
PO Box 580
Hockessin, DE 19707
Phone: 302-234-4442
http://www.towleinstitute.com
Towle Institute exists to equip families with the expertise and resources necessary to provide students with a home based, Christ centered education. Recognizing the spiritual, academic, and social advantages of home education, Towle desires to make readily available to a broad range of interested families an alternative to traditional home education.


If you would like your group or organization listed here, please email me with your info and I'll add it in.