Schooling in family values

Toch, T.; Wagner, B.
December 1991
U.S. News & World Report;12/9/91, Vol. 111 Issue 24, p73
Examines a fast-growing movement in American education: home schooling. The number of students educated at home has swelled from 10,000 in 1970 to over 300,000 today, an increase that shows no sign of slacking. 75 percent of home schoolers are conservative Christians; Various approaches to home schooling; Average costs; Comparison with public-school peers on standardized tests; Details.


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