The numbers that last week’s Daily Athenaeum boasts are encouraging.
According to the National Home Education Research Institute’s Web site, approximately between 1.9 and 2.4 million children were educated at home in the United States during 2005 and 2006.
We’re not sure why there’s such a wide gap. A half million students is quite a range. Homeschoolers are notorious for documenting everything, it makes one wonder where they are getting the numbers. Whatever the case, it’s good to know that so many families have embraced home education.
The story continues with the typical information about how each state has different laws and how one can begin homeschooling. They profile a WVU student who graduated from a homeschool program as well.
Read more at the Daily Athenaeum.