The Scottish Home Education Forum was established as an online peer support network in 1999 and in recent years has expanded its scope to offer advocacy, training and consultancy services. It is managed by a steering group of experienced volunteers.

Research links

Home Truths: An investigation into local authorities’ home education policies, practices and relationships with home educators in Scotland (March 2020)

Home Truths – Summary Report (March 2020)

Home educators’ experiences of the health visiting service in Scotland (2019)

Reasons for school-age children being in home education (2018)

Group links

Scottish Home Education Forum (public)

Scottish Home Education Forum (members only)

Home Education Support Scotland (closed Facebook group)

Home Education Forums (Facebook page)