Tag Archives: home school

Is schooling the best we can do?

We tend to accept school as the only form of educational provision. It’s certainly what we’re used to. But is it really the best way to help our children develop? Over ten years home educating, and roughly the same teaching … Continue reading

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How a school phobic ended up with a First

Some of the children we home schooled with have graduated from Uni now. One of my friends was talking to me lately about her son. Right back when he was six and a half he was almost school phobic which … Continue reading

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Thinking of Home Schooling? Consider the Pros and Cons

There are many roads that lead a parent to consider homeschooling and each reason is as unique as a child. It is not a decision taken lightly and this blog considers the pros and cons of home schooling. On chatting … Continue reading

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Essential Steps To Take for Homeschooling

If you’ve decided that homeschooling is the best fit for you and your child, it is surprisingly easy to develop a plan of action and follow through. Homeschooling is a legal right in the UK and in fact, it is … Continue reading

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Five ways that homeschool learning differs from learning at school

No set hours, no travelling to and from school, no endless hours of rote learning… are you and your child ready to take up the homeschooling challenge? If so, these are a few wonderful differences you can begin to enjoy … Continue reading

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