Home-schooled students want part in public school activities

This seems to be a common scenario. However, I think some homeschoolers would not want to get involved in public schools in any way.

Families who don’t want their children attending public schools do want them to be able to play on public school sports teams.

The Tennessee Home Education Association is backing legislation that would allow students who are taught at home � and those in small private schools � to play high school sports and participate in such extracurricular activities as art, drama and music in public schools.

”It’s about equal access,” said Mike Bell, a THEA lobbyist who teaches his kids at home. ”This is about giving all Tennessee children equal access to publicly funded facilities and activities.” Read more…

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