You may have never considered homeschooling as an option and are asking “Why homeschool?”
We have provided some answers below to help parents who are considering this alternative for their children.
Considering Education at Home
Some parents know that they will teach their children at home before their children are even born. Others stumble into it who had never even considered it before.
The following pages will let you discover some honest insights into the world of homeschooling education so that you can decide if this option is right for your family.
Reasons for Homeschooling
Here are the top reasons why other parents have chosen to teach their own children.
History of Homeschooling
Believe it or not…it isn’t anything new. Learn the history of educating children at home.
Pros and Cons
Here is an honest look at the pros and cons of this educational choice.
Advantages of Home Schooling
Learn the advantages for the whole family that extend beyond just education. Find them here!
Negative Effects of Homeschooling
Do not listen to the myths. Here is an honest look at the true negative effects of this educational alternative.
“What about Socialization?”
Here are some answers for your questions and worries about socialization.
Think that you don’t know any homeschoolers? We bet that you recognize some of these famous names!
Research and Statistics
Statistical research supports home education benefits. Find out more on the statistical research available and its findings.
Myths Vs. Facts
Up-to-date research to separate the myths from the facts.
Homeschooling and Sports –Homeschooling does not mean your kids can’t play sports. Tips on how to get them involved.
Requirements and Laws
Every state has different legal requirements. Here are some guidelines to help you learn the laws and requirements in your area.
Is Testing Necessary?
Want to learn more about testing? Find out more about standardized tests, state requirements and other reasons to test your children.
Home Education in High School
Think a high schooler is too old to learn at home? Think again. Learn the unique advantages of continuing through high school.
Cost of Homeschooling VS Public School
Believe it or not, the cost of homeschooling your children may be LESS than you are paying to put them in a public school.
Ready to Start?
Don’t know where to start? It is not as difficult as it seems. There are a few steps to follow when getting started to help ensure a smooth transition for beginners.
Visit our How to Get Started page for some great tips for you!