Politics

Press Release NVvTO: State Secretary Dekker’s Ban on Home Education is Behind the Times

The NVvTO (The Netherlands Association for Home Education) believes that the announcement by State Secretary Dekker that home education based on life philosophy should be banned is behind the times. “In these modern times, freedom of education and freedom of expression are accepted and respected values. An increasing number of parents, though small in number, […]

International petition: Stop the Ban on Home Education in The Netherlands

International petition: Stop the Ban on Home Education in The Netherlands

Please sign the petition ”Stop the Ban on Home Education in The Netherlands”. This petition calls for the preservation and strengthening of the legal basis for home education (Thuisonderwijs). Currently there is a proposed ban on home education in the Netherlands. The Dutch Home Education Association (NVvTO) is strongly opposed to this. The reasons for […]