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Why Homeschooling is Becoming Hipster

ROFLOL! Do you REALLY think that homeschoolers keep their kids locked in small boxes without any contact with the outside world? Homeschool kids are better-socialized then public-school kids because they learn to deal with people other than age-peers and are not restricted to regimented social environments.

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...