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Consultation Brief

51 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

1 year 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...

Consultation Announced

1 year 1 week ago
Some home educating parents have received letters today inviting them to respond to a new consultation by the EA. This consultation will be on the Guidance drafted by the Working Group over the last...

Armagh Planetarium Workshops

1 year 2 weeks ago
Home educating families had two fantastic workshops at Armagh Planetarium this morning.  The children were split into older and younger groups, they made rockets from plastic bottles and paper...

W5 Science Club

1 year 2 weeks ago
Home educators finished up their term time monthly science club this week with investigating caterpillars.  After an interactive read of The Very Hungry Caterpillar on its 50th anniversary, the...

WWII at Springhill

1 year 3 weeks ago
“On Monday 29th April 2019 a group of home educators got together at Springhill House for a history workshop on World War 2. We met the people that were dressed as land army volunteers and they said...

Beach School

1 year 3 weeks ago
Some of our families had fun at a workshop in Jordanstown’s Loughshore beach this morning with Beach Schools NI.    Children between the ages of 3 and 9 explored the beach, digging for...

Viking Experience Day

1 year 3 weeks ago
Several home educating families had a wonderful time immersing themselves in the Viking Experience Day that came to Portadown, Co Armagh this weekend.    Among many things families went...

Lego Club

1 year 7 weeks ago
After the huge success of BBC2’s Lego Masters, since the beginning of 2019 some young people have been taking up the challenge and creating their own masterpieces. Meeting in a local library on the...

Cookery Club

1 year 7 weeks ago
Recently, some young people have got together to demonstrate their skills in the kitchen, and what skills they have…. parents, time to hand the oven mitts and dishtowels! They have been working with...