Home schooling has reportedly increased by over 40% over the past three years. This surge in popularity can be attributed to a number of factors.
Some parents have become increasingly concerned about how their children are coping with conventional education, and are looking at alternatives; other parents want an education that offers more flexibility than conventional schools and a more personalised learning solution; and some are looking for an education that can accommodate children who are high achievers, disengaged or suffering with anxiety.
Wey Education plc (LON:WEY) is the AIM listed holding company of an educational group providing services online worldwide. Wey operates two established divisions – InterHigh, a non-selective fee paying online secondary school, established in 2005 and Academy21, B2B division serving other educational providers, schools, local authorities and other public bodies.