2021 SHBE Convention

The 2021 SHBE Convention will not be held in February 2021. At this point, the SHBE Convention Committee is focused on 2022. Please direct your questions, concerns or comments to your zone director (https://shbe.ca/contact/), or help@shbe.info. Thanks, SHBE Help www.shbe.ca help@shbe.info

COVID-19 Restrictions REMAIN IN PLACE

SHBE has been contacted by the Ministry of Education advising SHBE that they have been required by the Ministry of Health to rescind the guidance for Home Based Educators to follow the Child Care Guidelines. The Ministry of Health has implemented Health Orders and will not allow any exception for Home Based Educators. While this cannot be resolved solely within … Read More

COVID-19 Child Care Guidelines application

SHBE has been contacted by the Ministry of Education to have SHBE remove the previous article. The Ministry of Health has implemented Health Orders and WILL NOT ALLOW ANY EXCEPTION FOR HOME BASED EDUCATION. This is no longer an issue that can be resolved within the Ministry of Education alone. The Ministry of Education will continue to work with SHBE … Read More

COVID-19 Proposed Guidelines

SHBE has been contacted by the Ministry of Education to have SHBE remove the previous article. The Ministry of Health has implemented Health Orders and WILL NOT ALLOW ANY EXCEPTION FOR HOME BASED EDUCATION. This is no longer an issue that can be resolved within the Ministry of Education alone. The Ministry of Education will continue to work with SHBE … Read More

Soil Rocks Student Video Competition

Subject line: Soil Rocks Student Video Competition – This Year Accepting Homeschoolers! Dear homeschooling parents/students, Are you looking for ways as homeschoolers to engage with applied science topics this year? We would like to make you aware of the following video competition for students in Saskatchewan. The Regina Geotechnical Group (RGG) in partnership with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists … Read More

Soil Rocks Student Video Competition

Subject line: Soil Rocks Student Video Competition – This Year Accepting Homeschoolers! Dear homeschooling parents/students, Are you looking for ways as homeschoolers to engage with applied science topics this year? We would like to make you aware of the following video competition for students in Saskatchewan. The Regina Geotechnical Group (RGG) in partnership with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists … Read More

Thoughts on CBC article

Some thoughts after reading this… 1) Great job by my friends Twyla McDougall and Monique Wilms. They represented homeschooling well as usual. 2) The CBC seemed to attempt to be fair, and I think this is written from a perspective of the general public, who are generally surprised that no “expert” is overseeing or assisting parents to educate their children.  3) … Read More

2020 Convention

The annual SHBE Home Based Education Convention was held in Saskatoon at TCU Place on February 21 and 22. Please visit shbecon.ca for details. Colleen Kessler was the keynote speaker.