The Super's Blog
Welcome to all! On this site we do satire on educational topics affecting the nation as well as Indiana in particular. It usually has a point, but we make no guarantees. We also do serious educational commentary. We'll let you sort it out! :-) All in good taste, all in good fun.
Thursday, August 11, 2005
Tuesday, August 09, 2005
Principal questions Daniel's data
Should home schools be regulated?
Should home schooling be more regulated?
Everyone recognizes that home schooling in Indiana is a wide-open affair. When done well, home schoolers excel. There is not much in the way of public schooling that can beat the combination of a self-motivated learner and personal tutor/instructor who knows what they are doing.
However, the all too common experience of most school administrators is a parent or child who gets mad at the school and announces, "I'm done! I'm home schooling now." Then not much happens thereafter.
Here is an editorial position on home schooling by the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette.