8 advantages of membership

1. The best and most affordable legal support, specifically adapted to Quebec
2. Member support services
3. Discounts from 5 to 50 % with our partners
4. Discounts to the association’s conference
5. Free subscription to the Portfolio magazine
6. Exclusive subscription to the AQED newsletter
7. Access to the reserved section of the website
8. Access to the members’ annual meeting and the power to influence homeschooling in Quebec.
9. Your membership also allows AQED to support the homeschooling community in Quebec.

Avantages Membre

Our lawyers are trained in Quebec laws (Quebec is the only province that uses civil law. Canadian lawyers from outside Quebec practice common law). A paralegal and experienced volunteers are also there to support you, as needed, in your proceedings with your school board, youth protection, or in court. Certain conditions apply.
Our experienced volunteers are available to answer your questions all throughout your homeschooling journey by phone by email via access to a members-only Facebook group
Discounts are available to members at Guérin, Distribution HMH (Hurtubise, XYZ, Marcel Didier, Hatier, Didier, and Cideb), Cameleon, Édipresse, Succès scolaire, S.O.S. Prof, Serespro, and les Éditions de l’Envolée (list subject to change without notice).
You don’t want to miss this! Take part in the inspiring conferences offered by parent-educators, educational professionals, and other experrts.
As a member, you will receive the electronic version of AQED’s bilingual magazine, as well as access to previous editions (French only until 2018). Here you will find information, questions, legal analyses, real-life experiences, as well as reflections from our members, children, members of the board, specialists and other resource people. You will find a wealth of ideas to inspire and assist you in your homeschooling journey.
Distributed once or twice per month on average, this newsletter informs you about the most up to date news, as well as updates from the board of directors, volunteers, and conferences. News articles, interviews and shows regarding homeschooling are also regularly listed, as well as most recent blog articles and suggested readings. Special editions are also added to the regular distribution when a topic needs to be explored in depth.
Check out exclusive content such as videos of previous conferences (French only until 2018), descriptions of different educational approaches, lists of resources, blogs, Facebook groups, examples of learning plans, and other resources to support your homeschooling journey.
You can also participate in the association’s annual meeting, where the governing board is elected and where many decisions are made from Quebec’s largest homeschooling association. AQED consults regularly with its members to better understand the difficlties that homeschooling families in Quebec face. We relay your concerns to the Minister of Education as well as all others involved in the education and health systems