Join With Us!


For over 35 years, CHEO has had the honor to serve as the state
homeschool organization in Ohio!

We operate as a year-round ministry to support and encourage all home educating families as they pursue a uniquely-tailored educational path for their children.

We are happy to work for you!


Our News And Events



A Word from HSLDA

Takoda Collins in 2019. Teddy Tedesco in 2012. Two children tragically dead, apparently at the hands of their caregivers.

In both cases, Ohio children’s services investigators were warned several times by people who suspected the children were being abused. Both children were also removed from public school allegedly to be homeschooled.

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TTD/CHEO Convention Dates

Join CHEO and Teach Them Diligently Conventions for the 2020 Homeschool Convention in Columbus, Ohio.

The Convention runs from May 28 – 30th.
More information will be posted soon!

We Need You!

 Have you been looking for ways to serve the homeschool community in Ohio? Maybe volunteering a portion of your time with CHEO would provide the very
outlet you seek.

Fill out our volunteer sign-up sheet and let us know ways you may wish to be involved with YOUR state homeschool organization. We will be happy to talk with you and consider how you may be a part of the team. laughing

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Capitol Day

CHEO Capitol Day 2019 was a wonderful opportunity for home educating families to enjoy a day at the Capitol and learn more about our legislative process. Thanks to all the families who braved the rain and temporary parking issues to participate this year!! We all enjoyed the wonderful speakers, historic interpreter, scavenger hunt, prizes and more! 

Stay tuned to the 2020 date!


Mark your calendars...

June 20th is the date for the 2020 Homeschool Commencement Ceremony presented by CHEO. If you are interested in participating in this beautiful event, you will find detailed information on our website under “Events”.

Late Registration is now OPEN
through April 6th!

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Prayers for Homeschoolers

Pray for home educators across the globe.
A grassroots National Week of Prayer was first held January 27-February 2, 2014. Although that week has long passed, we invite you to continue to pray for homeschoolers across the globe daily. The following guide might be helpful as you…

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Would you like to support your state homeschool organization?

CHEO has operated as a member supported non-profit organization for the past 35 years. Our mission is a Christ-centered ministry of supporting equipping and protecting families in the home education of their children.

We are grateful for your thoughtful support and for joining with us to maintain homeschool freedoms in Ohio!

What People are Saying

“Thank you!”

“Thank you for everything you do!

K and L

“We are very grateful for CHEO”

“Thanks for keeping us informed of legislative news/events and giving us concrete ways to make a difference.”


“Thank you for all you do!”

“The High School planning seminar was fantastic!”


“Special Learning Needs”

Love that you all are offering this. As a group leader I am frequently asked about these topics and resources available 🙂THANK YOU!


And now a word from our wonderful sponsors…