This maybe of interest to all of you who are considering homeschooling this year.
2009 Taiwan Homeschool Fair
Time: Saturday, February 28, 2009; 14:00-16:30
Location: Xingye Community Center 興業區民活動中心
Address: 10 F, No. 160, Xinglong Rd Sec. 2, Taipei
Taxi or GPS: 台北市文山區興隆路二段160號10樓
Did you know …
[ul][li]parents in Taiwan have been legally homeschooling since 1999.[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]there were nearly 1,000 homeschoolers in Taiwan in 2008.[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]homeschoolers will receive local school diploma without attending classes nor sitting in the exams.[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]homeschooling costs only a fraction of international schools.[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]you can choose from hundreds of curriculum or design your own.[/li][/ul]
The Association for the Advancement of Autonomous Learning, the Mujen Chinese Christian Home Educators Association and the Global Scripture-Reciting Educational Fundation, the three largest homeschool groups in Taiwan, cordially invite you to the first Taiwan Homeschool Fair on the February 28, 2009 from 2:00 to 4:30 pm.
The fair will feature international and local homeschoolers’ exhibitions and teachers offering courses, sports activities and supplementary materials for homeschoolers.
There will also be seminars (mainly in Chinese) covering a wide range of homeschooling topics such as:
[ul][li]how to apply legally[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]how about socialization[/li][/ul]
[ul][li]future career and academic prospects[/li][/ul]
Expert councilors and experienced parent volunteers will be on site to answer your questions in English, Mandarin, Taiwanese, Polish and Russian.
For further information on the Fair, please contact:
Association for the Advancement of Autonomous Learning
Tel: 02 8661 5725
For further information on homeschooling in Taiwan, please visit
http://chen-wernik.net or e-mail: us(at)homeschool(dot)tw