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

WWII at Springhill

“On Monday 29th April 2019 a group of home educators got together at Springhill House for a history workshop on World War 2. We met the people that were dressed as land army volunteers and they said we would experience 1945, just before the war ended. We were given our national security cards and then we walked out and talked about the A.R.P. in the country which was different from the city A.R.P..

Beach School

Some of our families had fun at a workshop in Jordanstown’s Loughshore beach this morning with Beach Schools NI.    Children between the ages of 3 and 9 explored the beach, digging for treasure, rock-pooling and making seaweed castles.    The rockpooling uncovered some really wonderful creatures including star fish and hermit crabs!