‘Independent’ Commons Committee Chair accused of breaking parliamentary rules

We are grateful to Protecting Home Education Wales (PHEW) for articulating in this blog post the shock and deep disappointment of home educators across the UK at the ‘performance’ on BBC Radio 4 of the supposedly ‘independent’ Chair of the Read More …

Our Scottish Parliament Petition: The Never Ending Story

In a seemingly never ending loop, the Education & Skills Committee agreed at its virtual meeting on 11 November 2020  to keep our Petition PE01692 (calling for a public inquiry into the human rights impact of GIRFEC) open, and to Read More …

GHEX Virtual Summit: latest news from Europe

A Brief Look Into the Most Recent Changes (Europe) A session with Marek Budajezak, Sílvia Cópio, Guillaume de Thieulloy, Jonas Himmelstrand, Roger Kiska, José Ramalho, Catherine Sunshine, Emese Togyes-Busz and Tim Vince In recent years we have observed in many European countries some legislative changes that threaten the free practice Read More …

Scottish Home Ed Forum zooms into GHEX Virtual Summit 2020

The Scottish Home Education Forum’s co-ordinator was invited to speak at the Global Home Education Exchange Virtual Summit 2020 on the topic of ‘best interests of the child’, with specific reference to home educators’ participation in the successful legal challenge Read More …