View Full Version : Homeschooling to be Criminalized in Sweden

03-13-2010, 02:11 AM
"Next we'll have a 'Flood' of Swedish Home School Refugees into America !"

– The government of Sweden is taking a hard line against homeschoolers, proposing a bill that will only allow home education under “extraordinary circumstances,” reports the Home School Legal Defense Association.

The bill is expected to pass in the Swedish parliament, following a review by the Supreme Administrative Court, and will allow for homeschooling families to face criminal charges. The court has asked only for the government to specify the definition of “extraordinary circumstances.” Jonas Himmelstrand, president of the Swedish Association for Home Education (ROHUS), said the situation is changing rapidly for the worse for...


03-13-2010, 05:28 AM
Homeschooling is illegal in most countries. Well, assuming the country in question has a school system.

I'm sure it would be alright in Ethiopia.

There are immigrants in America who are here because this is one of the few developed nations where it is legal. But it is catching on.

My sister just moved back to the U.S. from Switzerland, and you would not BELIEVE what is illegal in that country. Homeschooling....mowing your yard on Sunday (noise).....

Count your blessings, Americans.