Homeschooling in the USA is becoming more and more popular. A lot of American parents prefer homeschooling instead of traditional schooling.
Homeschooling is on the rise in America. In 2012 there were 850,000 homeschooled children and in 2012 there were 1.8 million which is a doubling.
Many families can’t choose to homeschool because it’s expensive, and one parent can't work. A lot of parents don’t have the confidence in their abilities to teach their children in every subject.
Why are more families choosing homeschooling now instead of traditional schooling? 34% of parents choose to homeschool because they want to avoid bad influences from other people such as drugs or negative peer pressure.