Candidate Statements 2010
2010 ICHE Candidate Letter
The Candidate Letter can be downloaded in MS Word format from this page.
Candidate: Rep - Patti Lodge STATE SENATOR, District 11
1. Do you support or oppose requiring families who home educate to register their children with either the state or their local public school district?
2. . Do you support or oppose requiring all children taught at home to take standardized achievement tests ach year?
Oppose. Parents might like to show the results because they would be excellent.
3. What other requirements, if any, would you favor as a condition of a parent's right to teach his or her children at home?
Most home school students I meet are being educated in meaningful, accountable programs. The students are polite, well spoken, and pleasant to be associated with. I enjoy meeting the parents and students.
4. Other comments that you wish to make on the subject of home education:
(See answer to item 3)