Today, more than ever, parents must decide for themselves what they treasure: passing desires and excuses, or productive future adults.
For the first six years of their education, I homeschooled my kids. While I loved it, here are a few things I would have changed.
For two or three days per week, students come together to a building, attend classes with regular teachers, and have classmates. The rest of the week, the students work on their own at home.
As homeschooling has grown, parents have used their freedoms to come up with models of schooling that explode the conventional, ‘factory model’ of schooling.
Homeschooling shows what’s great about American democracy, yet also where our national education system needs to improve.
Homeschooling is growing, not least thanks to the continued deterioration of public schools. Here are some things for potential homeschoolers to consider.
What could education look like if all parents could design it for their kids? Probably more like homeschooling, which is way different than many think.
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