26 March Home Education Workshop in Greymouth

Venue: TBA

Contact: Rose 03 762 5527 burrellg@hotmail.com

Cost: $15.00 per family, $5.00 per session


From 9:15am Registration and viewing of stalls

9:30-10:30am Getting Started and Keeping Going in Home Education

10:30-11am Morning Tea (view stalls)

11-11:15am State of the Nation- What can we be doing?

11:15am-12:30pm Avoiding burnout: Keeping going when the going gets tough

12:30-1pm Shared Lunch – bring along something to share with everyone

1-2:30pm: “Training Our Children’s minds”, “The Tools of Learning” and “Motivation”

2:30-3:00pm Break (view stalls)

3:00-4:00pm Home Educating Through Secondary and Preparing For Tertiary Education and the Workforce

4 pm       Questions, panel of locals if keen


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/


Social Security (Benefit Categories and Work Focus) Amendment Bill

Make a submission: Reject compulsory Early Education for 3 year olds