A story from BBC News regarding the German Ban on homeschooling. They don’t seem to have an opinion, mostly reporting on the government’s position.
Earlier this year a German family was granted political asylum in the United States because in their own country they weren’t allowed to home school their children.
Yet others in Germany are not letting the law dissuade them from choosing their preferred method of education.
Jonathan and Irene Erz are busy people.
They have got 200 calves and eight children to raise on their small farm outside the town of Ulm, in Germany’s southern state of Baden-Wuerttemberg.
On top of that they have decided to wage a battle against the law that prevents them from educating their children at home. Read more…