Alberta Home Education Parents Society (AHEPS)
For years, many parents who chose home education have felt that their voices and interests were not represented directly to the government in Alberta, and our intention is to fill that gap.
We are democratically run and inclusive. We aim to represent all home education families regardless of family shape, program choice, educational philosophy, socio-economic status, religion, ethnicity, culture, age, sexual orientation, gender or abilities. In addition to upholding parental autonomy rights per The United Nations Universal Declaration on Human Rights, AHEPS supports individualized education that meets the child's needs and interests
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I am currently a full-time home school parent. My son is 12 and in grade 7, and my daughter is 9 and in grade 4. They have both been home schooled since day 1. I was also home schooled in Calgary, along with my brother, from grades 1 – 9…
We homeschool because I truly do want to provide my children with the best education possible. Not just academics, but life skills and personal development, that a school setting may not be able to offer them. Family is very important to us and I want to see us grow together…