Homeschooling’s growing popularity—in all areas

Approximately 1.8 million U.S. children were home-schooled in 2012, more than double the number that were home-schooled in 1999, when the federal government began gathering data on national home-schooling trends, according to estimates released Tuesday…

About one-third live in rural areas, while slightly more than one-third live in the suburbs and slightly less than one-third live in cities…

Quote source

Brown, E. (2016). Number of Home-Schooled Students Has Doubled Since 1999, New Data Shows. Washington Post. Available https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/education/wp/2016/11/01/number-of-home-schooled-students-has-doubled-since-1999-new-data-show/?utm_term=.f9237b85b50c. Last accessed 2nd Dec 2016.

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