homeschooling


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home·school

 (hōm′sko͞ol′)
v. home·schooled, home·school·ing, home·schools
v.tr.
To instruct (a pupil, for example) in an educational program outside of established schools, especially in a home.
v.intr.
To provide educational instruction in a homeschool.
n.
A school operated outside established educational institutions, especially in a home.

home′school′er n.

home•school•ing

(ˈhoʊmˌsku lɪŋ)
n.
the practice of teaching one's own children at home instead of sending them to school.
[1985–90]
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Edric Mendoza, president of Homeschool Global (HG) said, homeschooling is a concept that has been around for some time.
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said Edric, the two boys' father and a staunch advocate of homeschooling.
The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology is taking a bold step to regularize homeschooling in The Bahamas.
I believe homeschooling is good, but these children will miss the chance to learn social skills, as well as develop a healthy sense of competition.
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