Should You Homeschool? 7 Points to Ponder

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4. Consider the Social Consequences

How will your child's social life be affected by homeschooling? Should you be concerned about potential isolation?

Homeschooled students tend to be socially and psychologically healthy and have friends in a broader age range than kids who go to school in a traditional setting. Sports teams, theater groups and community organizations are great ways for your child to meet and socialize with peers.