Homeschooled students able to make the grade
Autumn Lee entered college this semester at with the option of completing her Bachelor of Arts in journalism in two years � and she’s only 18.
After completing a homeschooling program, Lee earned 61 credits at a community college and transferred them to Ithaca College.
She said she was able to advance her college career because of the flexibility of homeschooling. The main advantage of a home-schooled environment, Lee said, is that students can work at their own pace and spend time on special interests.
�I didn�t miss out on anything � missed prom, but that�s not a big deal,� Lee said. �I learned more in ninth grade at home than I did in two years at the community college.� Read more…