The GHEC 2016 in Rio this year is a timely and large event.
Home Education has always been a somewhat controversial issue in children's education. Some are afraid, others are skeptical of the results. It is interesting to think that the same is not the case with adult education. It is perfectly acceptable to complete a degree course from home from a reputed Open University. Why do we not equate home education for adults with home education for children? I think there is an (usually) unspoken opinion that children cannot learn by themselves, without the scaffolding that schools and teachers provide. But this argument seems to have flaws. These flaws have, accidentally, been exposed ... READ MORE >>