Month: May 2008

So Much for Socialization …

Every homeschooler has been questioned about the Big “S” … the socialization question. How will our poor homeschooled children ever become properly socialized? A single room with a single adult supervising 20 to 30 same-aged children is assumed to be¬†the proper milieu for learning good social interaction skills. Five-year-old Alex Barton¬†might have a slightly different

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Month: May 2008

Subway Gets Fresh with Homeschoolers

So Subway has this essay contest which is open to children in pre K-grade 6 … unless they are homeschooled children. “No home schools will be accepted” is the exact language used on their contest page. The contest winner receives, among other things, $5000 for athletic equipment for her school. Okay, I get it, the

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Month: May 2008