When we announced last year that we were home educating our children, one of the most common questions was about our kids preparation for the real world.
It came in many forms:
How will your kids understand how to interact with other kids?
I’m afraid my kids would end up socially awkward.
Can they get into colleges? And if so, can they handle it? (‘it‘ being any number of things pertaining to college)
I can’t imagine pulling my kids from school – they have to learn how to deal with the real world sometime.
But the underlying question was the same:
“How will your children be ready for the real world if they don’t attend school?” [Read More…]