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Home schooling

Author: Cindy Mur
Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, ©2003.
Series: At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents sixteen essays that examine issues related to home schooling, written by supporters and detractors.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cindy Mur
ISBN: 0737714107 9780737714104 0737714115 9780737714111
OCLC Number: 49773787
Description: 107 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Home schooling is becoming more common / Patricia M. Lines --
Home schooling is increasing among African Americans / Sandy Coleman --
The challenges of home schooling / Debra Bell --
Home schooling is a legitimate alternative to public schools / Chris Jeub --
Public school is a better choice than home schooling / Evie Hudak --
Children who are home schooled succeed academically / Brian C. Anderson --
There is little evidence that home schooling is successful / Katherine Pfleger --
Home-schooled students are well socialized / William R. Mattox, Jr.--
Home schooling deprives children of important social lessons / Gillian Bowditch --
Home schooling affects families positively / Kate Tsubata --Home schooling may hide parental instability or abuse / Froma Harrop --
Home schooling is vital to America / Samuel L. Blumenthal --
Home-schooled children may fail to learn America's cultural heritage / Martha de Acosta --
Cooperation between public schools and home-schooling parents is needed / Michael H. Romanowski --
Self-directed learning prepares children for adulthood / Kate Tsubata --
Home-schooled children excel in college / Christopher J. Klicka.
Series Title: At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
Other Titles: Homeschooling
Responsibility: Cindy Mur, book editor.

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Presents sixteen essays that examine issues related to home schooling, written by supporters and detractors.

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