home education, parents develop or adapt their own program for the child. The parent or a registered teacher engaged by the parent provide the education to the child. The parent or registered teacher plans, implements and monitors the child's educational progress from one year to the next.
distance education, a parent enrols their child in a school of distance education and a school program is provided by that school for the child. Teachers monitor the child's learning and a teacher from the school reports on the child (as in mainstream schools). The parent is the
supervisor or home tutor to the child within their home.