The Homeschooling Option

How to Decide When It’s Right for Your Family

Authors: Rivero, L.

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About this book

Correcting misconceptions through profiles of diverse families, Rivero uncovers the changing and complex needs of children today. This book addresses the major questions parents are bound to have as they consider the homeschooling option: socialization, curriculum, special needs arrangements, resources, and more.

About the authors

LISA RIVERO is a freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Parenting for High Potential, Understanding Gifted Children, The Roeper Review, and The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. Her book Creative Home Schooling won the 2003 Glyph Best Education Book Award and was named Best HomeSchool Product of the Year. She lives in Milwaukee, USA.

Reviews

Praise for Creative Home Schooling:

"This book will at once reassure parents that they are not alone in this voyage." - David Albert, columnist, Home Education Magazine

"A solid, accessible, 'user friendly' guide packed with advice, information, ideas, and insights on homeschooling especially gifted children." - Midwest Book Review


Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-6

    Rivero, Lisa

  • Home, School, and Education

    Pages 7-21

    Rivero, Lisa

  • Homeschooling Past and Present

    Pages 23-45

    Rivero, Lisa

  • Hidden Truths of Homeschooling

    Pages 47-69

    Rivero, Lisa

  • Homeschool Days

    Pages 71-98

    Rivero, Lisa

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Hardcover 83,19 €
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Softcover 29,11 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Homeschooling Option
Book Subtitle
How to Decide When It’s Right for Your Family
Authors
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Lisa Rivero
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-61089-7
DOI
10.1057/9780230610897
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-60070-6
Softcover ISBN
978-0-230-60068-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 225
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