Public School vs. Homeschooling

"Home Schooling Help." LIFE_FAM-HOMESCHOOL_1_SJ.jpgGale Opposing Viewpoints in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context. Web. 18 Apr. 2011.

Ellen Cate, age 7 has her math problems corrected by her teacher and mother Janine Cate as her sister Claire age 13 does her own classwork at the kitchen table in the family's home in Santa Clara, California. The Cate's homeschool their children. An appellate court in southern California has ruled that parents who homeschool their children must obtain a teaching certificate.

The purpose for this wiki is to determine whether it is better to educate children in a public school or homeschool environment. The Apellate court is in favor of homeschooling but it is mandated that all parent must obtain a teaching certificate. The wiki is designed to give insight to assists parents in making the right choice to homeschool or send their children to a public institution.