Quoting Tasha Norman:" I think once you are in a teaching program (like you and I) you realize just how much there is to know ... [snip!] ... to know what they are doing. If anything, I want to put my daughter in more of a non-traditional charter school personally. "
Quoting SpaceCowgirl:" I've considered it, but I don't want my kids being raised in a bubble. Our plan is to send them to school and I will give them additional instruction at home."
Quoting SAFFY™:" I haven't even started my education classes. I'm just working on general education requirements so I can transfer from a 2 year tech college to a 4 year university."
Quoting Bangtail:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Destinite:</b>" I am not a certified teacher, so no I would ... [snip!] ... you have? I have a friend teaching math with a criminal justice degree. Certification doesn't always equate qualification."
Quoting Bangtail:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Tasha Norman:</b>" I think once you are in a teaching program ... [snip!] ... you're doing. I'm not much on the unschooling thing that is popular now because I don't think it prepares them for college."
Quoting Bangtail:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Tasha Norman:</b>" I think once you are in a teaching program ... [snip!] ... you're doing. I'm not much on the unschooling thing that is popular now because I don't think it prepares them for college."yeah I hear you. there's a school about an hour from us that has received national recogniztion for being one of the top charter schools in the country and is a model for many other schools out there. But I don't know if I'll be able to swing an hour drive every day. otherwise I'll just send her to where I'm working, because then I'll have an in on how she's behaving every day haha
Quoting redneck mamma:" My mom never graduated school but decided to homeschool me and my siblings... I am against it if ... [snip!] ... I am against it if the person teaching is not qualified but if it was a certified teacher I would have no issue with it! "
Quoting Tasha Norman:" lol well be prepared for what's to come nah just kidding. it's a lot of fun too. so you are getting ... [snip!] ... your elementary ed? that's cool. I kind of wish I'd done that, but I do love social studies too. Good luck on your journey! "
Quoting Bangtail:" I decided to post this because I basically got thrown into homeschooling my sons, for lack of a better ... [snip!] ... Before doing it, I thought it was strange and even slightly irresponsible. Now, of course, my opinion has changed greatly."