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DIY Homeschool Starter Pack

Learn how to
write your own
curriculum to
suit your
family's needs.

only $60.00

Each Pack contains a copy of Beverley's
best selling do-it-yourself manual
Getting Started with Homeschooling
and all 9 of her very popular
Practical Homeschool Booklets
(see details below). Over $70 value!

"Getting Started is very balanced in its approach
to homeschooling methods and also covers so many of the areas and questions that I
desperately needed to deal with." Joanne

Natural Learning
and Unschooling Pack
$29.00 or $33.00

Each Pack contains a copy of the following:
Natural Learning
Natural Learning Answers
Learning Naturally Diary A5 or A4 format
Learning Maths Naturally
A Sample Approved Natural Learning
Program and Review
(limited to one purchase per customer: if additional diaries or reports required, select from catalog below)

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for your children with her helpful books and booklets.

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Australian Homeschooling Summit Return and Learn Bundle May 2017Australian

Return and Learn
Bundle $89

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Conference Sessions

Over 25 hours of recorded workshop sessions, including question and answers

  • Designing your own Personalised Homeschool - Kelly George
  • Raising Kids of Strong Character - Belinda Letchford
  • Get out from under the 'Mother Load' and move from Manic to Marvellous - Shannon Young
  • Unschooling : Birth to 5 - Kristy Pillinger
  • But what about University? - Kelly George
  • Nurturing a Love of Literature - Erin Hassett
  • Homeschooling Multiples: Different ages, personalities, and learning styles - Victoria Gregson
  • 100 interviews later: 10 unforgettable lessons I've learned from homeschooling parents - Grace Koelma
  • Natural Learning : Simply Living - Beverley Paine
  • Respectful Parenting - Brett Darnesh
  • Unschooling our Children, Deschooling Ourselves - Beverley Paine
  • Herding Cats - How to Make Homeschool Groups Work - Tamara Kelly
  • Preparing your homeschooled or unschooled teen for university - Allira Caddies

Bonus Workshops

  • Motivating your homeschooled teenager (and yourself) without going crazy - Allira Caddies
  • Breaking Down the Barriers to Balance - Shannon Young
  • An Introduction to Steiner-Inspired Homeschooling - Kirstee Raki
  • Skills for Lifelong Learning - Kelly George

Bonus Downloads

  • Choosing Homeschool Curriculum ebook - Beverley Paine
  • Answering Objections to Homeschooling ebook - Beverley Paine
  • Deschooling Ourselves, Unschooling our Children ebook - Beverley Paine
  • Natural Learning Simply Living ebook - Beverley Paine
  • Natural Education Curriculum Checklist, poster - Beverley Paine
  • 2017 The Educating Parent Resource Directory ebook - Beverley Paine
  • Cheat Sheet Bundle: How to Teach Character when you have a busy Family Life - Belinda Letchford
  • Being Homeschooling with Confidence: your crash-course in homeschooling - Kelly George
  • Issue 7 of Mulberry Magazine - Grace Koelma
  • How to be a Brilliant Researcher - Allira Caddies
  • Teen Research Project #1 Refugees in Australia - Allira Caddies
  • Teen Research Project #2 Domestic Violence Community Educator Project - Allira Caddies
  • Mummy Meltdown Eliminator - Shannon Young
  • Free 'Nurture Your Child's Education Expo' family tickets - Kristy Pillinger
  • Erin's Read Aloud Journal - Erin Hassett
  • 30% off the Balanced Babes Retreat - Shannon Young
  • Home Education Association Membership: 14 months for the price of 12

What people thought about the Summit coming soon!


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The Educating Parent

April Jermey took over the reins of Always Learning Books from hr mother, Beverley Paine, in 2011. A stay-at-home part-time working mum of two young children, April experienced a mix of education, including homeschooling, unschooling, part-time attendance at school, completing her high school certificate at school. She supports the right of families to choose the education that best meets the needs of their children.

Beverley Paine home educated her three children, now all adults, between 1985 and 2004. An active volunteer supporting and promoting education choice for families for over two decades her legacy continues in her books and articles.

About Home Education

Home education is a legal alternative to school education in Australia. State and territory governments are responsible for regulating home education and have different registration requirements, however homeschooling families are able, and encouraged, to develop curriculum and learning programs to suit the educational and developmental needs of their individual children. For more information visit
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Natural Learners / Unschoolers

Beverley's manual on how to write your own homeschool curriculum! The ultimate DIY guide.

"Beverley's patience, experience, and understanding of both the questions and the answers make her a wonderfully helpful guide to the adventure of helping children learn without school."
Wendy Priesnitz, Life Media "Beverley's lengthy experience in the homeschooling community is legend. Thankfully for all involved she continues to share her deep thinking and acquired wisdom..." Linda Dobson, Parent at the Helm

A refreshing practical approach to unschooling based on the needs of the child and family which demystifies and simplifies the philosophy and practice of this style of home education.
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How to Order

  • Prices are in Australian dollars and subject to change without notice.
    Postage (within Australia) included in the prices of individual items. As of 1/1/2016 it will take longer for Australia Post to deliver mail. We are looking into alternative couriers but until then we are absorbing the extra postage cost.
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