The Homeschooling Option

How to Decide When It's Right for your Family
Rivero, Lisa (Paperback - 2008)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Homeschooling Option
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In this accessible and honest look at homeschooling, Lisa Rivero explores the diverse faces of homeschooled students and the ways in which it can help children with special learning needs. She corrects misconceptions through profiles of diverse families and addresses the changing and complex needs of children today. This book addresses the major questions parents are bound to have as they consider this option: socialization, curriculum, special needs arrangements, resources, and more.
Authors: Rivero, Lisa
Title: The homeschooling option
how to decide when it's right for your family
Published: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 225 p. ;,23 cm.
Local Note: 1
ISBN: 0230600689
Branch Call Number: 371.042 RIV
Statement of Responsibility: Lisa Rivero
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-219) and index.
Subject Headings: Education Parent participation United States. Home schooling United States.
Topical Term: Education
Home schooling
LCCN: 2007025495
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Aug 08, 2011
  • Mum_of_2 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Good overview of homeschooling. Includes sections on various methods, defining education, FAQ, homeschool and teenagers, U.S laws (varies by state).

I appreciated the examples and opinions of a few families employing various methods of home schooling.

Includes some resources for further reading. A good starting place.


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