Homeschooling can be very stressful, but it's also rewarding.
However, homeschooling is not for every parent, and parents unprepared or unwilling to make the commitment to be an effective teacher should avoid it.
There is no social environment for the child to learn to develop basic social skills; most home schooling environments are made up of a child, perhaps accompanied by a sibling, and the parent teaching the information given. Johnny is always the first to finish his work, and yet he always seems to cause problems in the classroom.
There is no room for a developed personality that is constant with a child of equal age and grade in a normal schooling environment.... Johnny's parents are very irritated by Johnny's grades of all A's in the academic curriculum and yet getting "Unsatisfactory" in behavior.
With social and academic activities consuming time and the intense pressures to excel in social cliques being reason for the downgrading of family relationships, public school presents an obstacle for family relationships....
[tags: Education] - What Home Schooling Really Is The educational thesaurus defines home schooling as provision of compulsory education in the home as an alternative to traditional public/private schooling- often motivated by parental desire to exclude their children from the traditional school environment (ERIC [EBSCO]).
British do not attend public school or private school because their parents have come to the conclusion that at home can get a good education.
At least as good as they could receive if they go to school (Sandra M....
[tags: education, socialized, university] - For some students, the best place to go to school might actually be found at home.
When students are in a large classroom in a typical public school, they may not get the attention they need.