Welcome to the HEdNI website.

This is your window to the wealth of information, fun, and support available from the network of home educating families in Northern Ireland.

HEdNI is an inclusive group, welcoming those of all backgrounds, religious beliefs, races and cultures. We do not promote any one method of home-educating; rather we support the right of all families to choose for themselves what suits them best.

Latest News

Riverwatch Aquarium visit

*pictures of a fish dissesction in this post*  A great time was had by all who came along to Riverwatch on the Foyal yesterday!  As there was such a huge response to the meet-up we were split into two groups both of whom were party to a talk on rainbow trout, why they are non-native here and what can and is being done to combat the fact that thousands have made it into our rivers following the terrible flood a few months ago in the region.  Allan, the Education Officer, then...

Ulster Flying Club visit

We had a group visit to the Ulster Flying Club this week.  The airport manager took us through the airports various garages were we got to see a lot of different types of planes, gliders and helicopters.  One man took us to a helicopter and gave us a very detailed explanation of how it worked, letting a few children sit inside while the rest of us had an in-depth explanation of what fuels the majestic machines.  Some working planes dated right back to 1941, others had wings made...