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Calling Fermanagh home educators...

2 years 47 weeks ago
A new meet up is being planned local to you, if you're interested then get in touch. Meeting up with local home educating families is a great source of support, inspiration and fun!

New 'Travelling Resources' Scheme

Historical Newspapers
2 years 48 weeks ago
A new scheme for home educators in Northern Ireland to share resources, these resources will travel around between families to support community and give us all access to interesting things...  ...

Sign up for Shakespeare Week Resources

Shakespeare Week
2 years 48 weeks ago
Many families and groups will be using the resources from http://shakespeareweek.org.uk/ in March this year... and exploring Shakespeare in families and at the various groups.  The...

Reflecting on 2014 in Home Education here in Northern Ireland

Lots going on at the North Down Co-Op Christmas Party
2 years 51 weeks ago
2014 has been a busy, extraordinary and sometimes alarming year for Home Education in Northern Ireland.  We've launched a new website, seen the birth of two new groups and our existing...

Radio Ulster Talkback on Home Education

2 years 51 weeks ago
Radio Ulster Talkback on home education (about 1hr10 in from the start).We are touched to hear our site described as 'well intentioned and well organised' - if you're well intentioned and well...

A drift towards standardisation - Draft Policy by the back door?

Drinking Straw Stick Men, and why not.
3 years 1 week ago
Home educators are waiting for the outcome of the recent consultation and the merger of the five Boards into one by April '15.   A recent exchange with the North Eastern Board has highlighted to...

Winter Reading Challenge

3 years 3 weeks ago
Why not join the Home Education Winter Reading Challenge? Just for fun, and a way to explore new books and authors with home educators all over Ireland.  Every time you read a book (or for...

All-Ireland Winter Reading Challenge Starting Now!

Snowflake
3 years 3 weeks ago
Why not join the Home Education Winter Reading Challenge? Just for fun, and a way to explore new books and authors with home educators all over Ireland.  Every time you read a book (or for...

St John Ambulance teens earn awards!

St John's Ambulance Teens
3 years 4 weeks ago
These home educated siblings Christopher aged 17 and Hallie aged 15 have earned certificates on First Aid level 2 and Caring for others, to go towards The Grand Prior Award. The awards gained are for...

Home educator nominated for mum of the year

Heather with her hamper
3 years 10 weeks ago
Heather was kind enough to write a little for us about how and why she was nominated: