There are many reasons why people choose to home school their children, ranging from giving a child a better learning environment, to having more control over the content of a child’s education. If you are considering home schooling, it is very important you understand all these motives – the decision to home school should not be taken lightly.
Compared to the mainstream school system, home schooling brings with it a wide range of benefits, including:
Home schooling is not necessarily a better option than regular schooling – it all depends on your child and the amount of support they are likely to receive from you. If your child enjoys learning with and around lots of people their own age, or you do not have enough time to support their learning, then home schooling may have a negative impact.
What resources can Oxford Home Schooling provide?
If you choose to educate your children with Oxford Home Schooling, you will receive a variety of home school resources to help make sure you and your child can succeed.
Upon contacting us, one of our Student Advice team will assess you and give you guidance on which courses we think would be best for your child. Whichever you choose, you will receive interactive and accessible learning materials that have been written by experts, in a package that is tailor-made to your child’s wants and needs.
While you will be responsible for your child’s learning at home, we offer support on understanding our courses and the educational methods that are available to you. For more information on your role as mentor to your child, click here.
Arranging exams can sometimes be troublesome for home schooling parents, which is why we will provide you with advice on how to access them. While we cannot provide a venue, we will help you find one nearby.
We have helped thousands of people make a success of home schooling. To read about some of our past students, click here.