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ENRICHri stance on RIDE Homeschool Information FAQs

ENRICHri strives to distribute accurate information about homeschooling in general and specifically in Rhode Island.  We do not link to, nor refer anyone to the RIDE homeschool FAQs page.  While some of the FAQs are appropriate, informative and useful there are many points that are at best misleading and in part outright false. RIDE maintains two almost identical FAQs (points page on their website as well as a PDF), our stance is focused on their current PDF).

ENRICHri has approached RIDE multiple times, over the course of our ten years, to ask that they update the misinformation to reflect Rhode Island laws accurately.  They do not refuse; they simply do not respond.  

These are the changes that ENRICHri has recently recommended to RIDE in order to be a resource that we can feel comfortable pointing potential or new homeschoolers to.

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Overcompliance

It’s that time of year once again.

The time of year you will have mailed your End of Year letter and Letter of Intent.  You wait for your “approval” letter, hoping that your school district isn’t going to be a problem.

There’s the envelope from the school department in your mailbox. You hope it’s a simple “thank you, your child has been approved for 2018-19”. And, for most of us, it will be! But, your district may send a packet of forms and other “useful information.” Your district may send an approval letter that contains language that leans to overreaching and may even have a threatening tone. Continue reading “Overcompliance”

Events

ENRICHri Cultural Fair 2017

image of RI homeschool community bulletin board

Looking for a community of Rhode Island homeschoolers that hosts some amazing events? Look no further.

Welcome to ENRICHri.

On May 23 our community center was transformed into fourteen countries spanning various continents. Our globetrotting guests were presented with a blue passport at the welcome desk, which was stamped or stickered as they traveled around the world Continue reading “ENRICHri Cultural Fair 2017”