< Forum FAQs

1. What is the purpose of the Forums?
2. What are the rules for posting?
3. Who administers the Forums?
4. Who can post to the Forums?
5. Are there private Forums?
6. I want to join a Forum. How do I do that?
7. How do I log in to the Forums?
8. What is my Forum profile and how do I edit it?

1.   What is the purpose of the Forums?
The purpose of our Forums is to support our homeschool community.  We want to provide a place for conversation and information sharing.

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2.  What are the rules for posting?
Posting rules are:

  • No shouting (ALL CAPS) or baiting people into arguments
  • Please confine your post to the topic on the forum
  • Please do not post chain letters, product advertisements, requests for financial donations or other kinds of solicitations.
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    3.  Who administers the Forums?
    HSI staff administers the Forums and retains the right to edit and/or delete inappropriate posts.

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    4. Who can post to the Forums?
    You must have a registered username at our site to participate and be over the age of 13.

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    5.  Are there private Forums?
    Yes, there are private Forums which are accessed by approval.

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    6.  I want to join a Forum.  How do I do that?
    After you have registered at our site, your username will allow you access to the Forums.  Any forum for which you have approved access will be accessible to you.

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    7.  How do I login to the Forums?
    On the Forums page, click Sign In.  If you haven’t already logged in to the site, you’ll get the following sign in page.  Enter your site username and password and click Go!  You’re at the Forums!

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    8.  What is my Forum profile and how do I edit it?

    Your Forum profile is information about you that want to share with other members of our community.  You might want to let people know the state or region you live in, hobbies or interests, etc.  To edit your profile, click the Edit Profile link at the top right side of the page as shown below.