The Disadvantage of Homeschooling
As we all know, the homeschooling is becoming more and more popular in many countries. Home schooling has been around for centuries. The beginning of sc
hooling actually started in the home and then moved into outside schoolhouses. A Homeschooling is where children are taught by a parent or parents without the outside influence or interference of the school system. Getting started in home schooling will require the parent to do some research ahead of time, so they know exactly what laws apply to them and what they need to do to get the curriculum underway. Considering both the advantage and disadvantage of home schooling, is an essential exercise when deciding whether or not home schooling is the right decision for you and your family. A disadvantage of home schooling for your family may be that all the responsibility falls on your shoulders, to provide everything your child needs academically. Ensuring that our children receive the best education possible and taking on the responsibility in providing it, is a huge concern that all home educators face. Take into consideration the commitment it takes, before deciding to Homeschooling. The good news is that as home schooling grows, valuable resources, programs and opportunities increase as the need arises. Local home school support groups provide a great way to learn about opportunities close to you, to enrich your Homeschooling experience. Another disadvantage of home schooling for some families in certain areas may be the lack of available programs designed specifically for homeschooled students. Although Homeschooling programs, sports teams, enrichment classes, etc. are increasing in their availability, many areas have little to choose from. Some solutions to this problem can be found through your local community center. Many home schooling families I know sign their sports-loving children up for community sports leagues and classes. If enough Homeschooling parents attend, some community centers will provide Homeschooling gym classes or programs specifically for homeschooled children, at more convenient times during the day. From your child’s perspective, a disadvantage of home schooling may be the lack of friends, or Homeschooling students their age. Ask them their opinion, to learn how your child feels or what they think. Although their concerns may not directly affect your decision to Homeschooling, you will understand your child better and know what is important to them. You will want to make extra effort to look for opportunities that address any gaps in their education, provide educational enrichment, or satisfy their need for friendship. Homeschooling is a double-edged sword. It also has many disadvantages. We need to choose that if we require Homeschooling according to own actual situation. To some extent, traditional education systems is worth to be chosen.