What Is Homeschooling? A Guide for Parents and Students - Deepstash
Defining homeschooling

Homeschooling is a progressive movement around the world where parents educate their own children at home.

The homeschooling movement began in the 1970s when researchers and ...

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What Is Homeschooling? A Guide for Parents and Students

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For the majority of parents who homeschool, the only prerequisite is the desire and dedication to take on the education of their children.

Author John Holt pointed out that t...

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the key to [educational] transformation is not to standardize education, but to personalize it, to build achievement on discovering the individual talents of each child, to put students in an e...

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Some homeschooling families prefer to test their children to ensure they are progressing academically, while other homeschoolers don't test until a child reaches high school.

Homeschooling ca...

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  • Those with young children can begin home education when their child turns school age. They also have to adhere to the requirements in their particular state. ...

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The educational philosophy a homeschooling family chooses will influence their daily structure.

  • Most of us are familiar with only the traditional education system of tex...

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Homeschooling provides a natural setting where parents can instruct in a way that matches the child's unique interests, ability, and learning style.

There is a wide v...

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One advantage of homeschooling is that students can progress at their own pace. Children can be ahead in certain subjects but behind in others.

A study done by the National H...

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Homeschoolers have access to an array of resources and social networks.

Home educators form co-ops, in which families group together to have classes. Home educators also arra...

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Homeschooling lessens the need for traditional homework. Without 20 or more children in one class, schoolwork can often be completed in a shorter time frame, eliminating the need for extra ...

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