Don’t stress, we’re here to help Because of our work over the past year, HEN advises that reviews are not expected to be stressful, onerous or intimidating. The home educators on VHEAC have prepared sample review materials below. HEN will […]
By Pavlina McMaster Whenever we tell people that we home educate our children, they almost invariably ask, “But what about socialisation?”. What they usually mean to ask is, “But how will they learn to be social?”. There is a difference, […]
After ten successful years, I want to let everyone know that the readathon won’t be happening in 2018, due to my increased study commitments. I haven’t as yet made a decision about 2019 and beyond. Thank you to everyone, including […]
By Cynthia McStephen If you are new to the whole idea of DIY education, you may be wondering what this home education stuff is all about. Of course, life varies wildly between different families anyway. So, by extension, home education, […]
Certificate III in Active Volunteering course The course will be commencing in February 2018. Come and experience University life with a one day a week Certificate III in Active Volunteering located at Monash University in Clayton. This qualification is specifically […]
VRQA registration figures are released for June and Dec each year. The Dec 2017 figures are now available here The graph has been produced by HEN using figures from VRQA information sheets (Dec) and annual reports (June).
By Gnat Atherden My father recently asked me to describe how my children learn. I hate getting caught up in validating natural learning by comparing it to formal learning, so I ended up telling him that ‘lessons for us never […]