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Opportunity to share your views on Home Education

Friday 23rd October 2020

The Education Select Committee - a group of cross-party MPs - are currently looking at the topic of home education.

This is your opportunity to share your views on home education with the committee. 

You can submit your views online here.

Or if you would like us to include your views in our submission to the committee you can email Contact's head of campaigns, Una Summerson by the 6th November.

More about the inquiry

The inquiry is seeking to understand the extent to which current arrangements provide enough support for home educated children to access good full-time education and what measures may be needed to help with this.

The inquiry will also explore the impact of Covid-19 on home education.

You can submit your views online here

https://committees.parliament.uk/call-for-evidence/255/home-education/ 

The deadline is Friday, 6th November.

Looking for advice about home education?

Advice about your right to home educate your child in England and information about what help might be available to you is available on our website.

Our education specialist advisers are available from Monday-Friday, 9.30-5.00 pm to answer your query. Call our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 or email helpline@contact.org.uk

Related information

Read our story about the legal duty on schools in England to provide remote learning to pupils at home because of Covid-19.

The Oak National Academy now contains more than 600 free specialist online lessons and resources.