education is on the rise in Australia, Canada, France, Germany,
Mexico, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
estimated that there are already more than 10 000 home learners in
South Africa. According to Brian Ray, president of the National Home
Education Research Institute in his recent book, "Worldwide Guide
to Homeschooling," there were an estimated 1,700,000 to
2,100,000 children (grades K-12) home educated during 2002-2003 in
the United States and an estimated 50,000 to 95,000 students
homeschooled in Canada during the 2000-2001 school year. Estimates
for England and Wales varied widely from 13,000 to 50,000.
Australian figures were in the range of 35,000 to 55,000. And one
homeschool organization in Germany reported between 500 and 600
Christians, Muslims, New Agers (secular HS’ers).
Homeschoolers: Who ARE We?
Parents (incl. foster parents) without any teaching
qualifications & with different personalities (or teaching styles).
Self-employed entrepreneurs, medical doctors, attorneys,
teachers, you name it!
The rich and the poor of all races
Promising young sportsmen & women