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September 27, 2007



This is all very true. Couldn't have said it better myself.

Diane Tellez

I agree with everything said. To add to it. When I finally gave myself time to sit and watch cartoons with my boys the older one said "You decided to spend "quality time" with us Mom?" :)

SingForHim @ Real Life

Great job tackling the typical biases against homeschooling!

Laura Smith

I really appreciated your post, and wondered if I could ask your advice (or anyone reading the comments) for a single mom who so longs to be an unschooler/homeschooler, but has to work to support the two of us (4.5 year old daughter & myself). I had my own business for a while, web design from home, but the income was so erratic that I gave up and went to work full time. My daughter is now in preschool/daycare 40 hrs a week, and we are looking into local kindergartens. And underneath it all, I am grieving the loss of the way I want to approach my daughter's education. I would love if you could point me in the direction of any resources/ideas for one-parent families and homeschooling.



Just think about this -- if the parents aren't "qualified to teach calculus" what does that say for the public school they went to?

(And, thanks, I can teach calculus fine. Don't worry about me. :D)

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