First Steps in Homeschooling

How to Begin

Deciding to homeschool doesn’t have to be overwhelming. NCHE has been the #1 source for homeschool help in North Carolina for 35 years.  We have 4 simple steps to help you get started!

Step 1: Decide

In this section, we will explore some of the reasons that parents choose to educate their children at home.

Step 2: Open Your School

Discover the process and the legal requirements of opening a homeschool in North Carolina.

Step 3: Connect

Our mission is to help you connect you with other homeschooling families and groups across the state– including mentors, local and regional homeschool support groups, state-wide activities, athletics, and more!

Step 4: Determine Approach

NCHE wants to equip you with the information, resources, and encouragement that you need to educate your children according to their unique learning needs.  Let’s get started!