6 April Home Education Workshop in Invercargill

Invercargill Home Education Workshop

Contact: Joy 03 214 4493 briangibson@clear.net.nz

Venue: Grace Presbyterian Church, Corner of Morton and Centre Streets, Georgetown, Invercargill.

Cost: $15.00 per family, $5.00 per session


From 9:15am Registration and viewing of stalls

9:30-9:40 Introduction

9:40-10:00am State of the Nation- What can we be doing?

10:00-11:00am Getting Started and Keeping Going in Home Education – Getting Things Into Perspective

11:00-11:30am  Morning Tea (view stalls)

11:30-12:45pm  Avoiding burnout: Keeping going when the going gets tough

12:45-1:15pm Lunch

1:15-2:45pm:  “Training Our Children’s minds”, “The Tools of Learning” and “Motivation”

2:45-3:15pm Afternoon Tea (view stalls)

3:15-4:15pm Home Educating Through Secondary and Preparing For Tertiary Education and the Workforce


From the Smiths:


Updated 2 February 2013:  One year on (Craig Smith’s Health) page 7 click here


Needing help for your home schooling journey:



Here are a couple of links to get you started home schooling:




This link is motivational: https://hef.org.nz/2012/home-schooling-what-is-it-all-about/

Exemption Form online: https://hef.org.nz/2012/home-schooling-exemption-form-now-online/

Coming Events: https://hef.org.nz/2013/some-coming-events-for-home-education-during-2013-2/

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