Research by the Scottish Home Education Forum 


Home Education Research

Centre for Social Mobility, University of Exeter

Written evidence to Westminster’s Education Select Committee, focusing on England and Wales.

Dr Paula Rothermel
Dr Alan Thomas

Dr Thomas’s research (UCL Institute of Education) focuses on home education, mainly based on 150 in-depth interviews and many extended observations of families in the home. Author of Educating Children at Home, Cassell, 1998; Co-author of How Children learn at home, Thomas and Pattison, Bloomsbury, 2007.