== == I'm a homeschooled kid and many people I know have talked to me about this. From what I have been told people say that homeschooling usually does affect their people skills. My advice to you is to get your homeschoolers involved in sports and other kinds of activities like church projects, dramas, plays, musicals and other types of things. _________________________________________________________________ It really depends on the home. If a parent has bad people skills, then it is likely the child may as well. Of course, a parent having bad people skills can affect the child even if they are enrolled in school. As far as poor people skills due to not being in a classroom setting, that in itself does not cause negative issues. As long as the homeschooling parent makes sure that the child is exposed to other children and involved in group activities, then there should be no problems. My daughters have homeschooled for 4 years and are perfectly capable of conversing with an adult or another child. They play well with others, can deal with a bully, know how to joke around, and know when to be serious. They are quite outgoing and confident without being obnoxious or thinking they are better than someone else. They are also very much individuals.
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There are many stories on homeschooling forums about the cons of homeschooling. Most of these revolve around socialization and not having the children integrated into society.
it depends on what type of homeschooling your doing but with most homeschooling you get better grades because everything is open book and you can use the internet on any question even tests, well this is for internet homeschooling.
Here is homeschooling resources online that should help you: - www.time4learning.com/homeschool-curriculum.htm - themorningstaracademy.org/ - www.abekaacademy.org/
In most states, any age can be in homeschooling. If you are an adult, you can even homeschool in college via online schools like "Kaplan" or "College Plus"
Pros- FREEDOM, highly intellectual education( vs. Standard public school) cons- LONELY, lack of any real social skills, not really a real teenage experenice, lots and lots of time spent with family. I'm a 15 year old girl, I don't regret my homeschooling, but I don't recomend it trust me.
There are many homeschooling websites that are great for refreshing a parents math skills in order to help their children. I also recommend math way dot com they are very resourceful too.
Accredited on-line homeschooling programs are Forest Trail Academy and Southeast Academy. Both programs have received full accreditation status and they are completely legitimate.
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I'm not sure if I've ever seen an article on the downsides to homeschooling - there are just too many advantages! A study was completed last year which you may be interested in reading: Perhaps a downside could be burnout by parents, partcularly if they've been homeschooling several children for several years. Good luck! Since you asked, NBC did a "Law and Order - Special Victims Unit" on homeschooling being a cover for child abuse. (Go to nbc.com and search for articles on homeschooling.) However, I think that is a grossly inaccurate portrayal of most homeschooling families. Like the last person said, there are only too many advantages to homeschooling that outweigh any "dangers or disadvantages."
Yes there is!if you are homeschooling them try going to tuutorvista.com and they will answer any questions you have with a real online tutor!
Making the decision to homeschool is usually very difficult and not one to be taken lightly. You can find information about homeschooling at http://www.homeschools.org/goog/?gclid=CIifmozW2q4CFYRa3wodPw9fXQ register for any information