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Information on Parent-Taught Home Instruction is available from the Regional Office of Education. This information outlines the rights and responsibilities of a parent under Illinois law. Illinois court decisions have established that a parent may teach his/her own child/children in their home provided that the child's educational program satisfies the requirements as set forth in the Illinois School Code.
For information more information please contact Jean Kearney, at the Boone Winnebago Regional Office of Education.