Yesterday evening as I was scrolling through my news feed I spotted an article in the Guardian with the title ‘The Guardian View on Home-Schooling in England: A register is needed’. Ignoring the fact that the term in the UK is Home Education (home schooling is an American turn of…

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Well, it’s the end of June and with it we are nearing the end of our first academic year of home education. I think I can say I’m definitely feeling more confident about our choices and this month has been a month in which the choices we have made have…

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One of the things that people often assume home ed (HE) children miss out on is those sort of ‘community’ spirited events like the annual nativity and sports days. The reality is, of course, that there is no need to miss out on such things. With a bit of effort…

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It seems strange to be nearing the end of the academic year; as I write this children are off school enjoying a break and when they return it will be the final stretch before the longer summer break. May has been a busy month and it has made me reflect…

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Welcome to my review of what our Home Education journey looked like in April. As ever, I don’t pretend to be an expert and this is very much our home education journey, and our approach is unique to us. Home Educators take many different approaches and there is no right…

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