Family Supporting Membership $28.00


SMHEA membership is a dual membership with the Tennessee Home Education Association (THEA) . Through your supporting membership you stand with thousands of families across the state who seek to promote and preserve home education freedom.

You may join SMHEA by clicking the button below, or submit your supporting membership application by mail by printing and mailing a paper  SMHEA Application Form with a check or money order if you prefer.

Please note that your membership will be transferred to this site after you re-create a login at this new location. We apologize for the inconvenience while we are in the midst of the transfer. Please contact if you have any questions or trouble accessing your account.

Printable membership cards are available online once you log into our new site.

Teacher Discounts for Members

When you join SMHEA, you can print your membership card that may be presented to various businesses that offer discounts to students and teachers.  As a homeschool parent, you qualify to receive the teacher discount.  Here is a list of businesses that have extended teacher discounts to Tennessee homeschoolers.
*This list is only a reference guide. Details and participation requirements are subject to change at the store’s discretion. If you have confirmed information about a company that offers educator discounts to homeschool parents, please e-mail


  • The Container Store
  • Office Depot/Office Max
  • Staples
  • Joann Fabric
  • Michaels
  • Hobby Lobby
  • Party City
  • Speed Stacks
  • Naked Binder
  • Barnes & Noble
  • PBS
  • MagMall
  • The New York Times
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • National Geographic
  • LOFT
  • The Limited
  • Aerosoles
  • New York and Co.
  • J. Crew
  • CJ Banks/Christopher and Banks
  • Eddie Bauer *
  • Talbots *
  • Banana Republic  
  • Apple Store
  • Bose
  • Dell
  • Cell Phone Companies (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint)
  • Adobe
  • Sony
  • Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel
  • Marriott Hotels
  • National Park Service
  • Colonial Williamsburg
  • Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum in Missouri

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Contact Details

Smoky Mountain Home Education Association
P.O. Box 18501
Knoxville, TN 37928



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