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The Homeschooling Option

"In this accessible and honest look at homeschooling, Lisa Rivero demystifies what is becoming a popular alternative to traditional schools. Drawing on many different families' stories, she: guides parents through the perplexing maze of homeschooling resources; addresses common misgivings about whether homeschooled kids are properly socialized; shows parents how they can relate to their children as students; and examines how children with special needs can benefit from school at home. The Homeschooling Option provides urgently needed answers to the many families trying to decide if homeschooling is right for them."--BOOK JACKET.

Author Notes
  Lisa Rivero teaches English literature at the University of Wisconsin at Madison.