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This website is the work of Fiona Nicholson.  Fiona has given evidence to Government Committees on the subject of elective home education and can provide you with a clear up-to-date analysis of the key areas of elective home education practice and policy in England and Wales. To make an initial enquiry, please use the contact form Click here to sign up for free email newsletter.

Home Education and Special Needs Website

SEN Pathfinder Spending Website

From the EdYourself News Page

Sir Michael Wilshaw Letters
Home Ed Festivals and Conferences
New SEN Pages (Survey + EHCPs)
Organising Events Can Affect Benefits
Out of School Settings WALES
Notes APPG March 1st (SEN)
Further Delay Welsh Guidance
Funding for Home Education (SEN)
"Crackdown" Update from Nicky Morgan
How Ofsted Ends Up Asking About Home Education
NSPCC Update
Dylan Seabridge Case
Changes to Pupil Registration Regulations
Out of School Settings
Illegal Unregistered Schools
School Exclusions
Association Elective Home Education Professsionals
DfE Letters to LAs
Home Education Numbers
14-16s College Funding
Fiona Nicholson


Gave evidence to Education Committee, Westminster, September 2012 and Children Schools and Families Select Committee 2009   Government Public Bill Committee, Westminster 2010     Conference Presentations     Regional workshops for home educators    Previous Work with Education Otherwise including Freedom for Children to Grow, the EO Campaign Site (2007-2010 archive). Interviews for Woman's Hour, Today programme, Learning Curve, Radio Five Live, Guardian, Times Educational Supplement, Independent, Daily Telegraph, Children and Young People Now and the Sunday Express.

Assists the Home Education Advisory Service as secretariat to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Home Education

LEAFLET Home Education and the Law 1 page pdf

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  4. Children Schools and Families Select Committee 2009
  5. Government Public Bill Committee, Westminster 2010
  6. Freedom for Children to Grow, the EO Campaign Site
  7. the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Home Education
  8. Home Education and the Law