Homeschooled students do well in spelling, geography bees
We have heard occasional complaints that homeschoolers have an unfair advantage competing against public schoolers (in bees, sports, whatever). What is the solution? Homeschool everyone.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. –Homeschooled students have won the past three state spelling bees, prompting some jealousy among parents and peers who attend public and private schools.
But education officials and homeschool advocates say homeschoolers win because they have focus, family support and a genuine interest in their education. Read more…