The GaDOE web-based system is located on GaDOE’s home school webpage. To find the home school webpage, go to the GaDOE webpage at http://www.gadoe.org. After you open the GaDOE webpage, scroll down to the “Parents” section and choose the “Home Schools” link. You can also find the home school webpage using the search engine at the top-right corner of your screen. Simply search for “home school” and it will direct you to the home school webpage. Additional information about home schooling and how to submit home school documentation is available on the home school webpage.
For parents/guardians who do not wish to utilize the web-based system, the GaDOE will also provide for the paper submittal of home school documentation. Parents/guardians may submit their home school documentation via mail or fax to the GaDOE at the contact information below:
Georgia Department of Education
Home School Division
205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE
Suite 1754 Twin Towers East
Atlanta, GA 30334
Fax: (404) 676-5744
Pursuant to Georgia law (O.C.G.A. § 20-2-690), the following are requirements for home study programs:
Effective July 1, 2013
Pursuant to HB 283 (2013), the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is initiating the following procedure for students between the ages of 12 and 18 years and who are participants of a Home Study Program. All applications (Click here for FORM) and required documents must be submitted to GDOL electronically by email or fax, or online (for the Employment Certification for Minors Under 18).
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