Shirley Erwee is a homeschooling mother of 6 children, with over 20 years homeschooling experience, and still counting.
She is a home education "activist" as well as curriculum provider offering various literature-based learning materials for South African homeschoolers, including the Footprints On Our Land programmes. She also runs Online GED Prep™, to support homeschoolers who write the GED® tests as an alternative to high school exit examinations.
She serves on a team of South African ambassadors who frequently engage with the government and the media, and educate homeschoolers and the general public about home education. She is a founding member of the Liberty in Learning Coalition, established to work for greater freedom in education in South Africa.