The Home Education Consultancy


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.

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From the EdYourself News Page

Wales Drops Proposals re new guidance and database June 2020
Ofqual Consultation re exam grades 2020
Regulating Education Institutions Consultation
Ofsted Research Home Education Secondary October 2019
Timpson Exclusions Review Next Steps May 2019
Offrolling April/May 2019
Consultation Home Education Register April 2019
Government Response 2018 Consultation/Call for Evidence April 2019
New Home Education Guidance April 2019
Government Response Out of School Settings
New Ofsted Inspection System (ILACS)
New Welsh EHE Guidance Published 2017
New Children Missing Education Guidance 2016
Named Person (Scotland) Supreme Court

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  3. Children Schools and Families Select Committee 2009
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