Why do you homeschool?

My husband and I are thinking about different reasons to homeschool our kids. Why do you homeschool? I'm looking for clear answers. So far, our own reasons are that public schools are not teaching kids any skills applicable to the real world, the economy, future careers, etc. For example,

Homeschooling international status and statistics

Homeschooling is legal in many countries.

I think homeschooling should be the norm

I believe that homeschooling should be the norm, it should be the first option for education. Homeschooled children tend to be better educated than their public school peers, they have more option to learn at a natural pace and also tend to be better at socializing with people of all age groups rath


Homeschooling or home schooling, also known as home education or elective home education (EHE), is the education of school-aged children at home or a variety of places other than a school.

How do you feel about homeschooling?

First off, I am not a teacher. Just a curious bystander. I want to know how you, as teachers, feel about homeschooling. I was homeschooled my entire childhood and teenage years, and know a lot of people who were homeschooled, and I personally think there are very very few cases where homeschooling

Homeschooling in the United States

Homeschooling constitutes the education of about 3.4% of U.S. students (approximately two million students) as of 2012.

Rant from a local homeschooling group

These are all reasonable expectations to have for kids their age. It’s ridiculous seeing how entitled she is and expects the teacher to give 1-1 attention to her child to make sure she does her work. And also blames the teachers for her kids not asking for help.

List of homeschooling programmes

This is a partial list of notable homeschooling curricula and programmes that are popularly used in the homeschooling community.

It’s insane that homeschooling is an accepted practice in this country

Homeschooling in Canada

In Canada, homeschooling has increased in popularity since the advent of the 21st century.