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

Art Class at the FE McWilliam Gallery

Twenty of our HE kids had an artist led art class at FE McWilliam Gallery this morning, receiving high praise from the artist for their excellent imaginations.  After a warm up the kids got to build houses with boxes and lots of crafts. This turned out to be stunningly different in comparison and so imaginative!  We had buildings ranging from FBI towers to Fire houses.  Afterwards they put them all together and built a village with roads and gardens. 

A visit to Exploris

Some home educating families had a tour around Exploris aquarium this week, a parent outlines their day below.  “It’s not every day that a tour guide is stumped by a question, however when they are bombarded by 100 random questions in a row, there's a possibility they're interacting with a home educated child.  How does that work?