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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Our son was born with 7 rare diseases and has over 20 diagnoses. One of them is being born without an immune system. We tried the public school route but even on plasma infusions 3 times a week he was still missing 100 out of the 180 school days for…
One of the goals of AHEPS is to foster a better understanding of the diverse reasons why families choose home education, and the benefits that they realize. We think that telling stories is a good way to do this. Please send us a paragraph with your family’s story. You may…