WHAT IS HOME SCHOOL?

Home School is held in a private home, of the student, in which a parent/legal guardian assumes responsibility for the educational instruction of her/his ward.

Instruction conducted at other persons' homes does not qualify for home schooling.

Written permission for the utilization of online programmes is required for home school registration.

USEFUL DEFINITIONS

Distance Learning- formal process of delivering instruction, educational services or support to students via  electronic or other media.

Online Learning- form of distance learning where most of the instruction is offered via computer and the Internet. 

Web-enhanced course -  the use of online resources or activities to enrich a component of traditional  classroom session without reducing the number of in-person class meeting required.

Hybrid Learning-  combines wed-based learning with traditional (face-to-face) classroom environment. 

Open Learning-  learning based on independent study or initiative. 

Online Course-  a type of course where the instruction is entirely online and delivered through the use of technology. 

 

The National Accreditation and Equivalency Council (NAECOB) is a statutory body established under the National Accreditation and Equivalency Council ACT of The Bahamas on 4th October 2006; assented on the 29th of December, 2006 and came into force on the 28th of February, 2007.
 NAECOB is responsible for registering and accrediting primary schools, secondary schools, post-secondary schools and any institution or provider that offers training in The Bahamas.
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Nassau, Bahamas.

P.O. BOX: N-3913 

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