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Traditional marketplace discovers growing home-school community

Home schooling is hot.

With more kids getting their lessons from Mom and Dad, the marketplace is responding. A vast range of products and services to create a learning environment at home have cropped up, from science kits to home-school consultants. So have the trappings of traditional school: home-school yearbooks, class rings, T-shirts.

Home-schooling parents say such offerings, no matter whether they contribute meaningfully to the educational experience, show increasing awareness and acceptance of home-grown scholarship.

‘We know we’re a valuable market, because we spend money on our kids,’ said Shay Seaborne, president of the Virginia Home Education Association, who home schools her two children. Read more…

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