Homeschooling family in Saint-Leu la Foret, France | Gillian

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95320 Saint-Leu la Foret

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Hello! Bilingual family raised in Val d'Oise, north suburb of Paris. Girl of 8, boy of 6, we have literally just decided to go ahead with quitting school, and homeschooling. Husband works, I will be making it up as we go. I don't intend on sticking to a specific programme, but mixing them, and playing it by ear. Of course we have been thinking about this for months, and have done all the research.

Who are you looking to network with, what activities do you do, etc.: 

We are looking to meet up with other HSing families, English, bilingual, and French speaking families, who have kids in the same approximate age range as ours, and ideally, who live close by. I think I would enjoy company on most of our outings, not make it Something extraordinary, but on the contrary, hanging out after a visit to the museum would already be great!

Any tips for other home educators?: 

As a beginner, the best tip for the moment is "Trust and wait"! None of us can predict how our kids will turn out, but one thing you can't give too much of is love and time. So keep on smiling, and know that we all learn by our mistakes!



Other Homeschooling Families on Parent Concept

Parent(s) Details Location Home schooling Years of birth Languages spoken
Rebekah view
Yes 2005 2008 English, French
Michiel and Susanne view
No 2011 2015 English
Clare view
Yes 2006 English
Angela and Chris view
No 2004 English
Rebecca view
09800 Argein
No 2006 2008 English