Michigan Homeschooling Legal Requirements
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Below is a quick reference guide on the homeschooling requirements for the state of Michigan. For more information on the legal requirements visit the HSLDA Michigan  page.
Michigan residents have two options for homeschooling per the HSLDA:
Option 1: Homeschooling under Michigan’s homeschool statute
Parents who are teaching their own children at home under the homeschool statute are required to use an organized educational program covering the subject areas of reading, spelling, mathematics, science, history, civics, literature, writing, and English grammar. The statute does not require parents to notify local government or education authorities that they are homeschooling. The statute specifically notes that parents are authorized to give home instruction. If a nonparent is significantly involved in delivering instruction, HSLDA members may contact us  for specific guidance. If you are not a member of HSLDA, you can join here .
Option 2: Homeschooling as a nonpublic school
To homeschool your children by operating as a nonpublic school, you will need to follow these requirements.
1. Ensure that the instructor has the required qualifications.
2. Provide annual notification that you are homeschooling as a nonpublic school.
3. Teach the required subjects.
Visit the HSLDA Michigan  page for more information on homeschooling in Michigan.
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