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Academic Achievement
Academic Achievement

Homeschooling appears to depress students' math performance, but may increase reading scores for some children. Few studies using random samples have been conducted.

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Homeschool Outcomes
Homeschool Outcomes

Homeschool graduates who attend college tend to do well; however, there are indications that homeschooling depresses both college attendance and achievement in STEM fields.

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What Scholars Say
What Scholars Say

Scholars have long divided homeschoolers into groups---closed communion or open communion; believers or inclusives; first choice or second choice.

What Scholars Have Written

Our Research
Our Research

Research that is honest about exploring the strengths and weaknesses of homeschooling has the potential to improve homeschooled students’ experiences. This is our goal.

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