Want to connect with homeschoolers in Malaysia?
Visit FamilyPlace an online community for families and click on the link to Home Education. The founders of FamilyPlace also helm MALHEN (Malaysian Home Educators Network) which is an inclusive network of parents who educate their own children at home. Follow links to apply to join MALHEN. Do visit MALHEN’s blog LEARNING BEYOND SCHOOLING for news and information.
You may also wish to join HOMEFRONTIER which is a community of Malaysian Christian homeschoolers. Subscription/membership is free, but it’s not automatic. Email your request to join HOMEFRONTIER. Additionally HOMEFRONTIER has an extended network for parents of children with learning difficulties called HF LEARNING DIFFERENCES on Google. To join email to hf-lds(at)googlegroups.com. When emailing the address, substitute (at) with @
Malaysian Catholic Homeschoolers have their own newsgroup called MyChosen
A sampling of links in Asia:
- Indonesia:Rumah Inspirasi
- Indonesia:Celebrate Homeschool in Jakarta
- Singapore: Singapore Homeschool Group
- Singapore: The Ong Family Homeschool
- Philippines:Ninoy’s Calvert School Homeschool Journal
- Philippines: Beyond Silver and Gold – A Filipino Family’s Homeschool Journey
- Philippines: A Catholic Filipino Mother’s Blog about Homeschooling Preschool (this site contains a list of Filipino homeschoolers as well)
In Indonesia, the homeschooling network is called, Jaringan Pendidikan Berbasis Keluarga (Indonesian Homeschooling network). Visit their website SekolahRumah here.
In the Philippines, homeschoolers have an active Facebook page called, Homeschool Network Philippines.
Visit Malaysian Homeschooling Network (MHsN) if you are on Facebook to join the growing conversation on homeschooling and alternative education in Malaysia.