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Thinking about home ed, any help?

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JellyWellyWoo Mon 22-Jul-13 17:01:56

New to this so apologies.

My DD is not ready for starting school yet but I am considering home education when she is. I don't know anyone who has home educated and would love to hear from anyone who has. It would be great to see what is involved. I like the idea, but unsure about the reality... time, cost, sanity?
Thanks in advance smile

maggi Tue 23-Jul-13 11:29:01

It is a lovely life. It is what humans were built to do. It builds close relationships and is less stressful than school.
Cost and time is up to you. Two hours a day of formal work, one to one, is plenty. Sanity? Well our house is much calmer now we homeschool.

JellyWellyWoo Tue 23-Jul-13 13:46:51

Thank you maggi, what lovely advice, when I read this it just sways me even more towards home educating my daughter.

chocolatecrispies Wed 24-Jul-13 22:58:21

If you are on Facebook there is a Mumsnet home education Facebook page where you will find lots of home edders.

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