• Public Education Vs Home Schooling
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    Public Education vs. Home Schooling Education in our public schools has been on the down slope for over twenty years. With an increasing amount of school shootings, drugs, and other dementia, many parents today are home schooling their children. Although most people deem public education more suitable, many statistics and facts show that home schooling is equally beneficial. There are advantages and disadvantages to both methods of teaching; therefore, the debate is ongoing and increasing rapidl...
  • Public Schools Home School
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    When Americans' think of education, they almost automatically think of public education. Through the years the idea home schooling is slowly changing. Many parents today are deciding to home school their children. Although most people think that a public education is better, most statistics and facts tend to show that home schooling is beneficial in more ways. It is estimated that parents are now teaching over two million children at home, rather than in public or even private schools. The idea ...
  • Home School Schooling Children Child
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    Home schooling is another way for a child to receive his or her education. It is one of many alternatives to regular schooling (classrooms and schools). It is the oldest alternatives to regular schooling and one of the most effective. There are many true stories proving that home schooling is an effective and often successful way to teach you child. But first lets talk about home schooling began in the U. S. Home schooling started in colonial America, (around 1777 to 1783) for most colonial hom...
  • Home Schooling Children School Child
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    Home Schooling Home schooling is an alternative to public education. It is a choice that many more parents are making today, and even more are projected to make by the year 2000. It is estimated that at the end of the year 2000 there will be 2, 000, 000 home schoolers in the United States (Gorder 1996). There are other alternatives to Public School education. Some examples are Catholic or Private schools or a privately hired tutor. There are many reasons why people home school their children. R...
  • Home Schooling School Child Students
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    Home Schooling: It May Be The Best Thing for Your Child Home schooling will it be beneficial or harmful to the student Can the child fit in or perform normal social functions in the real world Do the parents have certified credibility to educate How well will the child adjust to everyday life Do they interact normally with others of the same age Can they function in an uncontrolled environment All of these questions are quite legitimate and realistic. However, the real question to be answered is...
  • Home School Children Schooling Schooled
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    In addition to the help they get from each other, there are many tools and services available that enhance and enrich children's learning experience. For example, various on-line services are available on the world wide web, which include interactive classes and virtual libraries. Also, educational CD-ROMS, workbooks, and magazines are good sources that provide the parent with information on new educational tools (Wingert and Kantrowitz 3). Furthermore, support can be found at public schools (Ha...
  • Home Schooling Children Schooled School
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    Some 20 years ago only a mere 50, 000 children were home schooled, and that was mainly by hippie parents who wanted to protect their children from what they called "the system." Now it is estimated that nearly 1. 5 to 2 million children are now schooled at home each year, dissatisfaction with the American public school system being the number one reason (Crary). Since most home schooling families can't afford it, they choose not to send their kids to a good private school. In the next few paragr...
  • Home Education Legal And Beneficial
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    ARGUMENT PAPER Home Education: Legal and Beneficial Name of Student English Composition II April 2004 Formal Outline Thesis: As parents, we not only have the right to educate our own children, but it is also our responsibility. I. Introduction II. Legality of homeschooling 1. Amendments a. 1 st b. 14 th c. 9 th 2. Cases heard in court 3. State regulations a. teacher certification b. public school equivalency c. compelling state interest d. least restrictive means III. Benefits 1. Emotional 2. ...
  • Shakespeare Sister Home School
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    Shakespeare s Sister This is a short story written by Virginia Woolf in 1929. She was born in London, where she grew up in an environment of wealth and culture, meeting many of the most distinguished intellectuals of all time. Virginia was home-schooled for all of her education growing up, and later became the center of the intellectual and artistic Bloomsbury Group. The setting of Shakespeare s Sister is during the time when William Shakespeare was growing up and writing plays. It has taken pl...
  • Home School Schooled Traditional Time
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    Home Schooling The opposers of home-schooling can argue that home-schooled children can never be certain if they are learning all the things in the curriculum, and if their standards are equal to their traditional schooled counterparts. They also worry that children who are home-schooled miss out on the social life of being at a traditional school. Home-schooled students in the US always beat out their traditional schooled counterparts in standardized tests. They are also free from distraction w...