The HEA Committee Team
Promoting home education & empowering home educators Australia wide.
WE ARE ALL VOLUNTEERS!
The is run entirely by Volunteers , making us part of less than 5% of organisations in Australia who are wholly volunteer run.
If you would like to join as a volunteer, please get in touch!
We are also looking for Buddy Families who have been home schooling for a while who can offer support to our newer home school community members.
Membership Terms & Conditions:
The mission of the HEA is to promote the practice of home education across Australia, support and empower home educators and to advance educational equity for members.
Pillars - In order to achieve our mission, HEA will:
Increase the profile of and confidence in home education
Advocate in the interests of home education
Empower and support home educators
Coordinate events and conferences
Provide services and resources for our members
Support networks and community groups
Engage with organisations and suppliers in the sector
Grow the Association
Assist home educators in need
The HEA upholds the principle that parents are primarily responsible for the education of their children and respects the diversity of philosophies and methods used by home educators. Our vision is to move towards an Australia where parents can freely choose home education, and where the HEA as the peak body has input into government policy.
ABOUT THE HEA
The HEA is the national not-for-profit, incorporated membership association serving Australian homeschoolers since 2001, when it was established by Colleen and Philip Strange. The HEA is run by a committee voluntarily coming together to lead the association.