Homeschooler Answers Back
A snappy retort by a homeschool student to an earlier letter to the editor.
As a home-school student I would like to answer some of Alison Farmer’s queries (‘Public Schooling Is Best,’ July 21) about home education.
First, home-schoolers are not isolated. They cooperate in order to provide their children with many ‘academic possibilities.’ I have had the privilege of sitting under university accredited parents in multiple classes, including ‘adequate’ science labs and ‘collaborative’ Shakespeare discussions. No home-school parent would claim to be proficient in all subjects, but by each sharing talents and knowledge it becomes achievable. Read more…