Oregon Department of Education

Home Schooling - Resources

Home Schooling

Resources & Links
This page provides links to resources that can support home schooling.

  • Content Areas (Subjects)    
    This page contains links to all of the public school academic subject areas. They may be helpful as you plan your home school course of study.
  • ACT WorkKeys Assessments and Your School MS-Word  09/15/2014 (802.73 KB)
  • Resources for Educational Achievement and Leadership (REAL)    
    REAL (Resources for Educational Achievement and Leadership) provides comprehensive information, tools, and resources regarding Oregon’s content standards and includes applications designed to assist members of Oregon’s educational community in providing a quality standards-based education for every student. This site includes access to lessons and assessment items you can use with your home schooler.
  • Federal Resources for Educational Excellence (FREE)    
    FREE organizes more than 1,500 lesson plans, primary documents, science animations, math challenges, and works of art, literature, and music from the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Institution, National Archives, National Science Foundation, NASA, National Institutes of Health, National Gallery of Art, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Park Service, U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and other federal agencies.
  • Questions about School District Policies on Home Schooling
    Contact Oregon School Boards Association (OSBA) 503-588-2800 or visit www.osba.org

  • Home Schooling Rules and Statues
    Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) and Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) with information for families considering home schooling their child(ren).

  • Credit for Proficiency
    The State Board of Education approved the policy "Districts may award credit based on proficiency" in December 2002 providing students the opportunity to earn graduation credits by demonstrating what they know and can do.

  • Robert Salazar Email    (503) 947-5981
    Standards and Instructional Support - Education Program Specialist
  • Donna Newbeck Email    (503) 947-5814
    Government & Legal Affairs - Office Specialist (Charter Schools)