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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 8 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book The Home Education Handbook: A Comprehensive and Practical Guide to Educating Children at Home by Gill Hines and Alison Baverstock
    The Home Education Handbook: A Comprehensive and Practical Guide to Educating Children at Home - by Gill Hines and Alison Baverstock

    £14.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780349419367 | ISBN 10: 0349419361

    If you are thinking of home educating your child, your initial surprise may be at how easy it is to turn intention into reality. Once you have deregistered your child, you are largely left to get on with delivering education from home, as you see bes ... more

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  • Cover image of book Good Ideas: How to be Your Child
    Good Ideas: How to be Your Child's (and Your Own) Best Teacher - by Michael Rosen

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781444796445 | ISBN 10: 1444796445

    We live in a world surrounded by all the stuff that education is supposed to be about: machines, bodies, languages, cities, votes, mountains, energy, movement, plays, food, liquids, collisions, protests, stones, windows. But the way we've been taught ... more

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  • Cover image of book Travellers and Home Education: Safe Spaces and Inequality by Kate D
    Travellers and Home Education: Safe Spaces and Inequality - by Kate D'Arcy

    £21.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781858565545 | ISBN 10: 1858565545

    Elective home education (EHE) is a legal alternative to school in England but the statutory requirements for provision are remarkably vague. This book explores the use of EHE by Gypsy and Traveller families. The accounts of their experiences and thei ... more

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  • Cover image of book Home Grown: Adventures in Parenting off the Beaten Path, Unschooling... by Ben Hewitt
    Home Grown: Adventures in Parenting off the Beaten Path, Unschooling... - by Ben Hewitt

    £12.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781611801699 | ISBN 10: 1611801699

    In this most personal of his books to date, Ben Hewitt shows us how small, mindful decisions about day-to-day life can lead to greater awareness of the world in our backyards and beyond. In telling the story of his sonsí unconventional education in t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Educating Your Child At Home by Jane Lowe & Alan Thomas
    Educating Your Child At Home - by Jane Lowe & Alan Thomas

    £18.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780826452276 | ISBN 10: 0826452272

    The authors explain what home education is and how it could work for your family; methods of teaching, subjects and the curriculum; how to adapt home education for special circumstances; and how to discover what suits your child best. It is divided i ... more

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  • Cover image of book Learning Unlimited: The Home-Based Education Case-Files by Roland Meighan
    Learning Unlimited: The Home-Based Education Case-Files - by Roland Meighan

    £7.95   paperback   (2001) - ISBN 13: 9781900219181 | ISBN 10: 1900219182

    Roland Meighan began researching and writing on home-based education in 1977. Over the years he has collected a considerable number of stories, case-files, from the experiences of home-based educating families. Here he opens 15 of these case-files, c ... more

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  • Cover image of book Doing It Their Way: Home-Based Education & Autonomous Learning by Jan Fortune-Wood
    Doing It Their Way: Home-Based Education & Autonomous Learning - by Jan Fortune-Wood

    £9.99   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9781900219167 | ISBN 10: 1900219166

    A more theoretical overview of the thinking and philosophy of autonomous learning, looking first at the work of writers like Ivan Illich, John Holt and Alice Miller. It moves on to examine the practice of autonomous home education and how it question ... more

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  • Cover image of book Educating Children at Home by Alan Thomas
    Educating Children at Home - by Alan Thomas

    £18.99   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9780826452054 | ISBN 10: 0826452051

    The number of children being educated at home is rapidly growing. This book is a systematic study into how parents actually go about teaching their children at home, based on the experiences of 100 families. It assesses parents' motives and the ways ... more

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