Lessons and Life Begin at Home
Home schooling is one of the largest growing educational alternatives in the United States.
In 1999 the National Household Educational Surveys program (NHES) revealed that 1.7 percent of all school aged children, or 850,000, in the United States were home schooled. By 2003 that number had increased by 29 percent to 1.1 million children or 2.2 percent of the entire school age population.
Children in Winnebago and Hancock counties are part of those numbers. The reasons are many, the advantages great and each year several of these students graduate several steps ahead of their peers. Read more…