Aspergers Syndrome – Understanding and Educating

Asperger’s Syndrome – Understanding and Educating Introduction Asperger’s Syndrome so named after the Austrian researcher Hans Asperger, who first described this condition in a paper he wrote, publishing it in German in Vienna in 1944. The paper and others he wrote were not accessible in English until Uta Frith had the original paper translated and… Read More Aspergers Syndrome – Understanding and Educating

Good Parenting: Scripture about raising children

I like the WEB (World English Bible) and this is a collection for scripture about raising children Psalms 127:3-5 Behold, children are a heritage from the LORD, the fruit of the womb a reward. Like arrows in the hand of a warrior are the children of one’s youth. Blessed is the man who fills his quiver with them! He shall not be… Read More Good Parenting: Scripture about raising children

Christian Homeschooling – Some Preliminary Thoughts

Christian Homeschooling – Some Preliminary Thoughts by Dr David Field “I advise no-one to place his child where the Scriptures do not reign paramount.” – Martin Luther Scripture Passages of Relevance to Christian Education English Proverbs of Relevance to Christian Education Some Helpful Resources A Catena of Questions, Thoughts and Quotations Urging Christian Education Some Clarifications… Read More Christian Homeschooling – Some Preliminary Thoughts

Homeschooling in New Zealand

New Zealand Homeschool Organisations Learning as Families 35A Primrose Street, Hamilton, New Zealand phone: 07 8478248 Email: salpow@ihug.co.nz Christian Home Schoolers of New Zealand (Home Education Foundation of NZ) http://www.homeeducationfoundation.org.nz 4 Tawa St, Palmerston North, New Zealand Contact: Craig Smith phone: +64 6 357-4399 fax: +64 6 357-4389 National Council of Home Educators of New Zealand… Read More Homeschooling in New Zealand

Homeschooling in the United Kingdom

Information about Homeschooling in the UK If you are in the UK be sure to checkout Education Otherwise, they provide very useful resource and can offer legal advice, membership is affordable and beneficial. Website: http://www.education-otherwise.org Email: inquiries@education-otherwise.org Deut6v7 Mailing List – http://groups.yahoo.com/group/deut6v7/ is a highly recommended UK-based mail list, and supports Christian home-schoolers and other Christian educators.http://groups.yahoo.com/group/deut6v7/ Tracy van den… Read More Homeschooling in the United Kingdom

Homeschooling in Australia

Australian Homeschool Organisations Alternative Education Resource Group P.O. Box 461, Daylesford VIC 3460 Contact: Lyn Phone: (03) 9517 7107 Email: coordinator@home-ed.vic.edu.au https://home-ed.vic.edu.au/ Aussie Homeschoolers & Homeschooling 137 Neerim Rd., Castle Cove NSW 2069 Contact: Annika Phone: (02) 9924 7535 Email: classicaled@optushome.com.au Canberra Home Education Network Canberra and Southern Tablelands (HEN CAST) Contact: HENCAST-Info@yahoogroups.com Phone: (02) 6288… Read More Homeschooling in Australia

Critical Thinking and what it means to young children

Critical thinking means collecting absorbing important information and using that to form and support a decision or opinion of your own, rather than repeating or believing what you hear others say. Critical thinking skills don’t fully develop until adolescence, but the foundations for good thinking develop in younger children and it is important to help children during the… Read More Critical Thinking and what it means to young children

Fresh Homeschool Week 1: A Fresh Approach (Part 1 of 24)

Over then next few months I hope to devote more attention to adding fresh resources to this Homeschooling website, which I have always intended to be a collection of helpful resources and guides aimed at helping and supporting Christian Home schoolers all around the globe. Like most parents everywhere, I don’t have much free time… Read More Fresh Homeschool Week 1: A Fresh Approach (Part 1 of 24)