It was 4:40am… My heart was pounding, legs restless and palms sweating. I had come to realize it wasn’t going to work, it just couldn’t. I was working full time in a school with a distance education department intent on creating a standardized education program for their home-schooling students. I had tried to tell them, […]
In Gibbon’s “Fall of the Roman Empire” he suggested that the senate/government had become increasingly decadent, lovers of self and of their own pleasure and riddled with members who were more interested in self gain. The result of this example of weak leadership, high levels of self interest and poor governance was that the Empire […]
This article is designed to raise some issues that confront our society. Newspaper headlines have a number of headlines similar to these. Dramatic increase in bullying in schools. Children in Prep being suspended for poor conduct. The rise of anti-social behaviour in our schools. Popular solutions for these headings include include bringing back the cane, […]
Home Schooling is a choice but professional help is only as far away as your phone. I am the Principal of Educate and Assist and my role is to assist you in any way that I can to be a successful Home Schooler. My extensive experience in State & Private Education makes me unique in […]
This article from ASG highlights one reason why so many parents are turning to Home Schooling. It doesn’t measure the poor quality of education in Australia, sexual harassment and bullying or the emphasis that is in our schools regarding LGBT through the phony “Safe Schools”programme. A survey conducted by the Australian Scholarships Group (ASG) has […]
When a discussion arises in relation to Home Schooling or Home Education, people who are opposed to the idea always raise what they see as a lack of socialisation with this form of education? Is socialisation that important that it takes precedent over critical areas such as school management,educational standards, curriculum, teacher training, teacher ability […]
So Australian education is now one of the lowest rated in the OECD countries directly below Kazakhstan. Home School is a viable and attractive opportunity when compared to a what can best be described as a very mediocre offering from the States. Home Schooling offers flexible curriculum choice directly related to each child’s style of […]
Our books are now open for all interested families who would like professional assistance with their Home School program for 2017. Ring me on 0406003501 for an obligation free chat to see whether I can be of assistance to you. Remember I support your right to choose the style of schooling for your children.