May 13, 2013 by History in a Hurry
Number of Homeschoolers Growing Nationwide
Researchers are expecting a surge in the number of students educated at home by their parents over the next ten years as more families spurn public schools.
MONDAY MAY 21ST, 2012
As the dissatisfaction with the U.S. education system among parents grows, so does the appeal of homeschooling. Since 1999, the number of children who are being homeschooled has increased by 75%. Although currently only 4% of all school children nationwide are educated at home, the number of primary school kids whose parents choose to forgo traditional education is growing seven times faster than the number of kids enrolling in K-12 every year.