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Why Homeschooling is Becoming Hipster

Bonsall Billy Wrote: Jan 28, 2013 12:05 PM
Yet, his points totally eviscerate your argument that home schooling has not produced great lawyers or scientists, so the best you can do is deflect to a different argument. This deflection was not missed by those who attempt to follow your "logic".

Who knew? My parents are cool. Homeschooling is becoming hipster. Celebrity parents like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie proudly discuss their homeschooling lifestyle. But pioneers like my parents set the trend of educational freedom.

The plan was to send me to public school. My mother enjoyed her job as an R.N. and was not bored. She was simply a creative rebel. And my father encouraged her to pioneer—because he believed in freedom.

My mother is a rebel with her own style. She once told me: “I never wanted to be like anyone else. I always did my own thing. But my...