- According to the US Department of Education : Homeschooling is up 74% since 1999
- It’s no longer a solitary exercise for many parents: it’s communal. Many families are now sharing ideas about teaching and taking turns as teachers.
- Studies used to show that most parents decided to homeschool for religious reasons, but that’s not the case anymore.
- 36% homeschool for religious reasons but 38% said the primary reason they homeschool is because they don’t like the school environment or the way teachers teach—those numbers are also way up from a few years ago
For the full story, read : Homeschooling on the Rise.
Also read a 2004 article on MSNBC to know you can do a much better job.