Home Education Resources (General)

  • Education Otherwise

    Education Otherwise is a UK-based membership organisation which provides support and information for families whose children are being educated outside school, and for those who wish to uphold the freedom of families to take proper responsibility for the education of their children.

    Tel: 0845 478 6345
  • Home Education Advisory Service (HEAS)

    HEAS is a national home education charity based in the UK. It is dedicated to the provision of advice and practical support for families who wish to educate their children at home in preference to sending them to school.

    Tel: 01707 371854
  • National Extension College (NEC)

    The NEC was set up over 40 years ago as a not-for-profit organisation to help people of all ages fit learning into their lives. Correspondence courses for GCSE and A level, with guaranteed place in Cambridge to do the exams. People overseas are welcome. Study at your own speed. Almost all course books provided. Discount to HEAS subscribers.

    Tel: 0800 389 2839
  • Primary Home Education UK

    Primary Home Education UK offers individually tailored curriculum based learning programmes for families educating overseas and for families home-educating in the UK. Programmes are supported by tutors and are based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales.

  • Schoolhouse Home Education Association

    Schoolhouse offers information and support to parents/carers throughout Scotland who seek to take personal responsibility for the education of their children, families who have chosen, or are contemplating home-based education; and those who wish to safeguard the right of families to educate in accordance with their own philosophy and with due regard to the wishes and feelings of their children.

  • Wolsey Hall Oxford

    Founded in 1894, Wolsey Hall Oxford is one of the longest established homeschooling colleges in the world. Based in Oxford, England, Wolsey Hall Oxford provides home study courses in a range of academic subjects to students in more than 60 countries.

    Tel: 0800 622 6599
  • World-wide Education Service

    The World-wide Education Service (WES) supplies tutorial based learning courses for children aged 4-13 years. All courses are based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales. WES Home School families live in a variety of places in over 100 countries and in every continent. Clients include employees working for multi-national companies, development agencies, missionary organisations, or families working independently.

    Tel: 01228 577123