Getting Started with Home Education in WA

Recently the Home Education Network (HEN) and Home Education Western Australia hosted a webinar to help you get started with Home Education. This session will to help you understand how to prepare for homeschooling. How to prepare a plan when you apply for home education registration. What to do after you are registered in Western […]

Year 6 Graduation 2024

The Year 6 Graduation is a special marker of the transition from primary to high school and is a rite of passage.

The graduation aims to give home-educated students a fun and exciting event to celebrate all of their hard work over the last few years with friends and family.

HEWA Youth Action Plan Submission

In March 2024, HEWA wrote a submission to the Department of Communities for the development of their new Youth Action Plan for young people. This report includes nine recommendations of practical actions the State Government can take to make life easier for home-educating young people and their families in WA.

How to Reactivate Your HEWA Subscription

In 2023, we moved all of our memberships over to Zoho subscriptions, and because we changed subscription services, all of the payment information couldn’t be carried over. So if you were member of HEWA and you’ve found that you no longer have an active subscription, here’s how you can go in and reactivate the subscription […]

Requesting a New Moderator

“How do I get a new moderator?” If you’ve been around the home education community very long, you will have seen or heard this question come up a few times! To start, and especially for the new folks who haven’t had much to do with moderators yet, don’t panic!  The vast majority of home educators […]

LEAP Dates for 2024

Happy New Year! As we embark on another year of homeschooling, we hope you have had a great start to the year and are ready for all the exciting things that are being planned by our committee. Whether you are a long-term home educator, just starting out, or somewhere in between we hope we have something […]

2024 Homeschool Buy/Sell/Swap

Its a new year, and time to clear out those old resources you’re not using anymore, and plan for the coming year. HEWA is once again organising a ‘Not Back to School Buy, Sell, Swap event’. Great opportunity to meet new homeschooling families, or start the year off with a browse and a picnic with […]

A Family Fun Day To Celebrate Saani

Join us for an afternoon of family fun in memory of the marvellous Saani Bennetts. There will be games & activities, and a chance to catch up and remember our crazy wonderful Saani.

Chairperson’s Report – HEWA AGM 2023  

Well, another year has flown by!  This one has been both challenging, and seen significant progress back towards what we used to think of as “normal”! We have, of course, still been sorely missing our beloved Saani. It has been over a year since her untimely passing, but we still have community members looking out for […]

LEAP Excursions

LEAP is now also offering monthly EXCURSIONS. The link for 20 July – EXCURSION to Construction Futures Centre (Belmont) Thu 20 July LEAP EXCURSION to Construction Futures Centre in Belmont EXCURSION to Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (Lesmurdie)  Fri 4 August LEAP EXCURSION to Kanyana Wildlife Rehabilition Centre in Lesmurdie If you would like more information, please contact […]