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The Different Shades Of Home Schooling

Contrary to perception, home schooling has its share of successes, and brings individuality to the fore. This is what a few parents have to say about their experiences with this method of education...

What Is Home Schooling?

More parents are now choosing to home school instead of sending their children to public or private schools. Learn more about the home schooling movement and what's involved when parents educate their kids at home.

At Home With Home Schooling

As India continues to explore alternative education styles, we take the focus to homeschooling, which is back in vogue! Many of us tend to view homeschooling as something fancy and novel. But, remember, until the formation of the public school sy...

Home Is Where The School Is!

Frustrated with the traditional Indian education factory, some parents are taking matters into their own hands and homes. Shalini Subbiah takes a closer look at home schooling and unschooling as alternative ways to get an education.

All Your Faq's On Home-Schooling

Home-schooling is often perceived as the ultimate privatization of education, because parents must secure funding, choose curriculum content, and determine how to grade and progress their child. Home-schooling occurs when a family decides to teach...

Is Home Schooling Good?

While quite a few schools in Chennai rank among the best ones in the country, it comes as a bit of a surprise that many urban parents are doubling up as teachers of their own kids. Chennaiites say that home schooling is definitely catching up in...

The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Learning is thorough in homeschooling. The child can focus on subjects that they are not so good at and individual attention can be provided to ensure the child is learning in the best way possible. There is no need to rush through chapters or wor...

Home Schooling In India

According to a 2013 Home School Legal Defense Association study, the estimated number of homeschoolers has been put to 500-1000 children. There are fixed rules to home education in India if a candidate appears for examinations. Parents can use a...

Home Schooling In The Metros

Does your child hate going to school? Is she stressed out, pressured and overloaded? Or, are you sick of the conventional schooling system? Simple, don't send them to school. Try home schooling- that's what a rising number of parents in Bangalore ...

Reached Somewhere … Going Nowhere

So, the decision to home school the kids was taken and the thought began to settle in our hearts. In May , the feeling was pretty much subdued as the month of vacations was on and kids were totally involved with well, boys’ stuff – cricket, vid...

Homeschooling Children With Special Needs – A Talking Point

n the last year, we have had numerous queries from parents of children with special needs about homeschooling. Many are fed up and frustrated with the existing set up of a mainstream school, where they have to constantly fight to fit in and be inc...

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