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The Reasons For Homeschooling

Homeschooling is an alternative form of education which children instructed by their parents at home. Many people said homeschooling is better than public schools and others disagreed by saying the opposite , so I looked for if homeschoolers make it to college or not. Research on the reasons of parents do homeschools, and on the benefits of that will be used to support the thesis. In addition, there will a comparison between the homeschoolers and public school students. The paper concludes with recommendations for having homeschooling here in Bahrain.
What are the reasons for Homeschooling?
Lip&Feinberg(2008) There are many reasons why parents are choosing homeschooling to their children; they may be concern about the school environment since
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For instance; this form of education encourages independent thinking since the homeschoolers are more likely to think independently and make their own decisions away from the majority decisions, like what happening in the public schools. Also, it eradicates boredom because of the students don’t have to wait for others student to chat up what they already mastered. And parents are more likely to save money to their children for college, Lips&Feinberg(2008)"The growing number of students being educated at home is also influencing the American Education system and saving taxpayers between $4.4 billion and $9.9 billion in instructional costs each year"(para.4). One more benefit which I think it’s the most important one that homeschoolers are working for the knowledge instead of grades, because homeschooling is about encouraging children to maximize their personal abilities and enhance knowledge, this way the students will realize their potential…show more content…
In the other hand, homeschoolers are followed by their presents since day one in all different levels. The second difference is Homeschoolers are taught in a disparate, cooperative environment. Unlike public school classrooms, where students are often share their classes with different races and socioeconomic status which make it hard to many students to adapt. As well as, homeschoolers learn in an atmosphere that is free from the teasing and bullying that can leave children with lifelong scars, and unfortunately that’s more likely to happen with public school students. And that’s one of the main reasons why parents choose homeschoolers to their children as I mentioned before. Homeschooling is all about flexibility and freedom efficient than public schooling, children have more time to pursue their interests and hobbies, parents also have the flexibility to choose curriculum and teaching

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