Articles

January 30, 2018

Media Roundup

April 2018: Included a wave of articles and segments on the growth in home ed numbers (prompted by Stuart Chapman’s stats) and others unrelated. Unhappy parents embrace home schooling in record numbers by Rebecca Urban , The Australian Cutting Class […]
January 30, 2018

Distance Ed Materials

DET has licensed HEN to distribute the 2015 Distance Education course to Victorian home educators for FREE. The materials form a comprehensive curriculum for any home educator. New families will find them especially useful, as will anyone looking for a […]
January 19, 2018

Anything is Possible

How to Run Your Next Home Ed Camp or Excursion By Colita Scott Home education camps and events are all about giving your children an experience to remember. For me, the best parts of school were the school camps and […]
January 10, 2018

Guide to Home Education in Victoria

The updated Guide to Home Education in Victoria is now available in Word of PDF.
January 10, 2018

Dear New Home Educator

Dear New Home Educator, Congratulations on your decision to educate your children from home. You’ve borrowed a pile of books from the library and scoured the internet for advice; you may have bought some supplies already. Great…except that every ‘expert’ […]
January 8, 2018

No, you don’t have to use KeptMe

Using the KeptMe app is NOT a requirement under the new regulations. You can keep home educating the same way you always have. Some form of record-keeping is advisable, but you can choose what form that takes. It could be […]
January 3, 2018

The effectiveness of HEN

HEN has a long and proud history of standing up for home educators’ rights in Victoria. Documents obtained under Freedom of Information during our regulations campaign confirm HEN’s continued advocacy has been very effective in keeping legal requirements reasonable over the years. Amongst […]
January 2, 2018

2018 is looking good

As we enter a new year, our feeling is very positive. As you know, HEN fought hard against the regulations which took effect today, so you may find it a little odd that we are now positive about the future.  Much […]
December 18, 2017

Come Sail With Us

By Anne Hall Our family became involved with Sailability four years ago after seeing a HEN advertisement. Teenagers were wanted to go out to the glorious Lysterfield Lake Friday mornings and try their hand at sailing aiming to take people […]
December 1, 2017

VHEAC Communique Nov 2017