A number of government amendments mitigating the compulsory registration of children not in school [CNIS] were passed at the end of Schools Bill Report stage in the House of Lords on July 18th. The Bill has been reprinted incorporating changes made during Report and clause 49 below (originally cl 48) is now clause 33.Continue reading
The Welsh Government wants GCSEs which are exclusive to Wales and the Welsh exam board WJEC is the only awarding body which is approved for these new qualifications. Continue reading
Tutors and Exams is an exam centre in the middle of Coventry which offers somewhere for home educated private candidates to sit a wide range of exams. Continue reading
A recent article in the Local Government Chronicle published just before schools broke up for the summer (subscription required) looks at how local authorities deal with home educating families and holds up Cambridgeshire as a model of good practice. Continue reading
Exam Classes/Tutor Groups on the Hampshire/Berkshire border near Reading on Mondays and Tuesdays starting September 14th. Run by home educators for home educators. Provides opportunities for controlled assessment, groupwork, and science practicals. Homework will be set and marked.
Syllabus and textbook details + booking https://www.eventbrite.com/e/exam-subjects-tickets-17879025647 or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Message received from Sheffield College Online for home educators regarding online English and Maths GCSE courses starting in September 2015: Continue reading