Letter to Brazoria County Sheriff – February 26, 2010

Almost three years after withdrawing their son from public school, a Brazoria County Association member’s father-in-law was confronted at his home by the county sheriff, a constable, and two unidentified women asking about his grandson’s school attendance. Read the letter. … [Read more...]

Letter to Austin ISD – February 10, 2010

After an Association member family withdrew its children from school via certified letter, a school official required them to come to the school to sign withdrawal forms. The family responded with a letter of assurance, per the Texas commissioner of education’s instructions. The school official … [Read more...]

Letter to Rosebud-Lott ISD – January 18, 2010

After an Association member withdrew her grandson from Rosebud-Lott Middle School, a district official told her she had to come to the school to sign withdrawal forms and notify the school of which curriculum she would be using. He threatened her grandson with truancy charges if she failed to … [Read more...]

Letter to Freestone Chief Deputy – January 27, 2006

THSC sent a letter to educate a Texas deputy regarding truancy, home schooling, and Texas state law when the deputy threatened CPS involvement outside of his legal jurisdiction on allegations of truancy. THSC assured the deputy that the THSC member parent was compliant with all state laws relative … [Read more...]

Your Civil Bullet

by Don Stroud Go and grab your wallet before reading further. Got it? Good. Stuffed in that crevice of faded gas receipts and expired coupons should be a colored paper bullet, your Voter Registration Certificate. (Now would be a good time to gather your children around you for a quick civics … [Read more...]