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October 2, 2016

HEN volunteers wanted

Ready to help out? Every time you use our website, access a discount, read a post, attend an event, or settle down with a cuppa to enjoy Otherways magazine, you are reaping the benefits of work by HEN volunteers. We’d […]
August 10, 2016

Olympics resources

By Jeanie Clark Are you into watching the Olympics? Looking for resources to use with children ? Try these: Here is a basic resource from the GTAV that has history and geography activities ready to go This one has more […]
May 7, 2016

Big Science Competition

50 minute competition testing critical thinking and problem solving skills. Compete online. The Big Science Competition is an easy way to challenge students from years 7 to 12, and track their performance against state or national averages. Questions test critical thinking […]
May 4, 2016

Home Ed Winter Readathon

The Home Ed Winter Readathon is an annual readathon for home ed students and parents raising funds for aid agency TEAR Australia (tear.org.au) and is in its ninth year in 2016. Last year raised $1,332.80. Registrations for 2016 are now […]
January 25, 2016

The Alpine Walk

By Harmony Lee Mittagundi is a really amazing place: an outdoor education centre and pioneer-style farm established with the belief that young people, mountains, purposeful work and challenges are natural partners. It provides a unique experience with no electricity and […]
November 25, 2015

Home Ed Winter Readathon 2015 Wrapup

A huge thank you to everyone who participated in the Home Ed Winter Readathon 2015. The readathon ran for the three months of winter – June 1 to August 31 – with 18 participants from Vic, NSW, the ACT, Tas […]
August 19, 2015

60 Minutes Segment on Unschooling

The 60 minutes segment itself is no longer on the 60 minutes site itself but: Dayna Martin has it on her website ‘Extra minutes’ are on YouTube Channel 9 Mornings with Sandra Dodd The Clark family were interviewed with The […]