If you follow Scottish island mum on facebook you already know that we have just had some very good news. George (our third child) is 17 and wants to go to the University of Highlands and Islands to study a BA in Adventure Tourism. His route to university is non-standard in that it has not … Continue reading An alternative route to university
We began home educating our four children over ten years ago and this is where the story rests at this point.... We are still home educating ten years down the line but patterns have changed and our eldest has just finished university. We have four children and the next in line, Harry, is working part … Continue reading Home education beyond 16
We are in that lovely time after a storm when all has fallen quiet on the island. Although the sun has not managed to break through I have had a sneak at the forecast and the coming week promises much. Spring is such a busy time for us on the smallholding but a spell of … Continue reading Capturing curisoity in our children.