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The courts will allow the custodial parent to make decisions re: schooling issues unless the order provides otherwise. While home schooling is acceptable, no schooling is a violation of truancy laws, and can actually result in a change of custody (not to mention the possibility of criminal sanctions on that party that fails to compel mandatory attendance).
If a parent has an issue with the quality of the homeschool education, the party can file a motion with the court, requesting the court make an adjudication re: the child's schooling-for example, an order directing that the child attend traditional schooling.
Furthermore, if a parent relocates without parental/court approval (whichever the court order dictates) that parent can be held in contempt, and be forced to return the child to the proper state. While a parent has a constitutional right to travel, they do not have the right to take the child contrary to a court order. Any willful and intentional violations of a court order is what is required for a contempt citation.
It is also possible to request that the homeschooling parent provide a detailed summary of the studies to be audited by a school teacher to ensure adequacy.
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