Why Homeschooling? Posts

5th Oct 2020

Sticking With Homeschooling Post Lockdown

As the coronavirus continues to ebb and flow unpredictably around the world, hundreds of families have turned to Wolsey Hall looking for experienced support and help and, crucially, the structure of an internationally recognised education.

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5th Jun 2020

Homeschooling On A Boat

Jaden (12, 13 in one month) and Amber (11) Haynes, both studying Secondary Level with Wolsey Hall Oxford, live on board the tallship Florette with their parents Rony and Nicole. They own and sail the ship and charter trips by the Eolian Islands, Italy, each summer. In November 2019, after many years of planning and preparations, they made their dream come true and sailed Florette across the Atlantic to Grenada in the Caribbean.

13th Mar 2020

Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards

Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards are a group of awards issued by Cambridge Assessment International Education. They recognise exceptional learner achievement in Cambridge examinations around the world. The primary purpose of these awards is to celebrate and recognise the success of high-performing Cambridge learners.


7th Feb 2020

The benefits of online learning

Whether you’re looking to study yourself or researching courses for homeschooling your child, there’s plenty of benefits to learning online

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17th Jan 2020

Home Education Exam Results

It was another year of fantastic home education exam results for students at Wolsey Hall. Our IGCSE and A Level results were better than the England/UK average, proving that for some students homeschooling is the ideal way to learn.


24th May 2019

How Does Homeschooling Affect Children

There’s the common myth that homeschooling produces children who don’t know how to socialise, follow any educational curriculum or gain qualifications. But this couldn’t be further from the truth with our students at Wolsey Hall.


15th May 2019

Reasons to Homeschool

The benefits of homeschooling can far outweigh any initial concerns but it’s still a big step to take. Here’s the top 8 reasons why families at Wolsey Hall choose to homeschool.

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15th Mar 2019

Homeschooling in Namibia

Maribeth, age 14 is studying at Lower Secondary Level, whilst homeschooling in Namibia. She has been participating in inter-school horse riding shows in Namibia, representing her online homeschooling college, Wolsey Hall Oxford.

28th Feb 2019

Cambridge Assessment International Education Online School

We are delighted to announce that Cambridge Assessment International Education has approved Wolsey Hall Oxford as a “virtual school”. As one of the world’s most experienced homeschooling and home study providers, we offer online Cambridge IGCSE and Cambridge International A Level programmes to students worldwide.

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30th Jan 2019

Why Do People Homeschool?

Parents choose to homeschool for a variety of reasons but very often it’s because they want to have more control and influence over what their child learns and how they learn.

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