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Zog Live! At the Waterfront

33 weeks 16 hours ago
A large group of us went to see Zog Live at the Waterfront Belfast last week, benefiting from their great education rate.  We weren’t quite sure what to expect from the play/musical but it...

Beach Schools Ni - Holywood

33 weeks 16 hours ago
Our second event with Beach Schools NI took place in Holywood Sea Park recently. The kids went on a scavenger hunt, did some channel digging and made some beautiful beach art!   

Butterfly & bird watching with the RSPB

33 weeks 16 hours ago
A group of us had another lovely morning with the RSPB last week at Portmore Lough.  We scouted the grounds catching site of butterflies, grasshoppers, various bugs and beetles and lots of birds...

Art Class with FE McWilliam Gallery

34 weeks 3 days ago
Our group had another wonderful artist led art session with FE McWilliam gallery in Banbridge today.  Taking inspiration from the current exhibition, Scottish Colourists, children ranging from 2...

Air-Tastic Inflatapark

34 weeks 3 days ago
Home ed families had a great opportunity to try out Bangor’s new inflatapark this week with Airtastic.  The venue exceeded expectations and a really fun day was had!  We’re hoping to repeat...

Consultation Responses

35 weeks 21 hours ago
Many thanks to all those who have responded to the consultation. Every single response is worthwhile and appreciated. The following people have kindly shared their responses with us: Dr Harriet...

Response by Dr Harriet Pattison

35 weeks 21 hours ago
“The Guidance sets out a clear and legally accurate framework through which families can clarify expectations regarding interactions with EA officials.    As a specialist researcher into...

Tayto Park - Dublin

35 weeks 3 days ago
Over one hundred home educators and their children traveled to Tayto Park this week to take advantage of their superb education rate.  Though the weather gave its best impression of all four...

Consultation Brief

36 weeks 4 days ago
A short discussion of the key issues relating to the current consultation has been prepared, we hope it will be useful.

Day at Sea for free

37 weeks 4 days ago
Around 70 home educated children and their parents enjoyed a day at sea for free on the non landing ferry cruise from Belfast to Cairnryan. The kids had a great day enjoying the company of old...