The Pros & Cons of Homeschooling

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The concept of homeschooling is not new; it has been around for a very long time. However, there has been a surge in homeschoolers and the diversity of people adopting the practice in the last two decades.  One study found that homeschoolers have doubled since 1999, reaching 1.8 million in 2016. Why?  pandemic happened! And we saw schools across the country shut down and begin to offer alternative means of education, including hybrid models and virtual learning.  Although the situation has changed, it is safe to assume that some parents and students are now comfortable with schooling from home and have stuck with it. Besides comfort, some parents may be concerned about their children contracting the virus in school and aren’t willing to take the chance.  If you’re considering homeschooling your kids, you should know that it has many advantages and disadvantages. You shouldn’t decide based on one or two benefits; always consider the pitfalls.  We have compiled some of the pros and cons of homeschooling to help you make a more informed decision. We encourage you to weigh your options before deciding because your choice will affect your family.  The Pros of Homeschooling Home education can be a productive […]

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