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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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Homeschooling or Homefooling Q1: Teacher Qualification

(Editor’s note: This is one of a series of questions about homeschooling that will all be posted with answers. Eventually.)  Question 1. The Education/Ability of the Parent/Teacher. In my state, home schooling parents don’t need a teaching degree or even a bachelor’s degree. I believe some states do require this. A person with a bachelor’s

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