Homeschooled student ears full-ride scholarship
CHARLESTON — A book by German philosopher Martin Heidegger sits open on the coffee table in front of the fireplace at Peter Borah’s home.
It’s weighty material for someone like Borah, who’s high school age, but he says spending time poring over such works is a valuable opportunity for him.
“There’s just no time to read a German philosopher in school,” he said, explaining that having the chance to read Heidegger’s book is one thing he likes about being schooled at home. “It’s given me opportunities to explore things that I’m interested in and to work at my own pace.” Read more…