Newspaper Articles

Irish Times 2023 – Micháel Martin needs to swot up on homeschooling?

The Journal August 2020 – Considering homeschooling this September?

Agri Land April 2020 – Home educating on the farm: Family share lessons learned

The Irish Times March 2020 – Home-schooling during coronavirus closures: advice from experts

RSVP February 2020 – Why I decided to home school my children

The Irish Times December 2020 – Stress and anxiety factors in homeschool numbers rising

The Irish Times December 2020 – Homeschooling: ‘It’s part of our everyday. It’s part of our family culture’

Her Family 2019 – Two parents on why they home-school

Irish Independent May 2018 – What it feels like to educate your child at home

EU Mom November 2017 – Homeschooling In Ireland: A Mom’s Story

The Journal August 2017 – Homeschooling: ‘We wanted our children to take responsibility and not to be dependent on us and teachers’

Her Family 2017 – The amount of children home schooled in Ireland has doubled

Independent July 2017 – Irish mum on why she decided to home school her children


2 Sept 2020

Cora McCauley, of the Home Education Network, joins Sean Moncrieff on Newstalk.

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31 Aug 2020

Pat Kenny was joined on the show by Cliona Brophy who is homeschooling her children and she explains the process and benefits.

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21 Aug 2020

Ryan Tubridy talks to Róisin Barrett is a mother of 7 living in co Tipperary whose lockdown experience has inspired her to stick to home schooling full-time.

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Irish Blogs & Websites

Perfectly Good

Monica O’Connor

Home Education – Classical and Charlotte Mason Home Education

The Nest



31 March 2020 

Inside Education Podcast

Lorna Tormey and Pauline O’Reilly from the Home Education Network chat to Sean Delaney. Both Lorna and Pauline have decided to educate their children at home and the share the experience for the benefit of listeners who might be interested in doing the same.

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