TITLE

homeschooling's TRUE COLORS

AUTHOR(S)
Gathercole, Rachel
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Mothering;Jul/Aug2005, Issue 131, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates the myths and the facts about America's fastest-growing educational movement. Tired mothers teaching in front of a blackboard after late nights of preparing lesson plans, or perhaps stumbling recklessly through unfamiliar subject matter they are not qualified to teach. Lonely, friendless children sitting at home, wistfully dreaming of an exciting, lively social life at school--or worse, isolated little misfits tragically unaware that an outside world even exists. It is a myth that homeschooling is a fringe movement, less prevalent than advocates suggest.
ACCESSION #
17525825

 

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