There come certain instances where some children become home schooled. While this might have proven to be a method of effectiveness when it comes academic performance, do you really think that they gain every aspect of learning by becoming home schooled? This is a method where all teachers are brought down to your house to educate your child and he/she will be learning in isolation only with the teacher. In comparison to receiving an education at a school, this may seem quite lonely. Here are some facts as to why you should not home school your child and consider other options in educating them.
Due to higher concentration, it is most likely that the child’s grades will be much higher than of an average student that attends school. As the student will be provided with all necessary material due t the higher amounts paid to their teachers, they will make sure that he/she will perform in their maximum capacity. Especially due to the fact that there will hardly be any distractions unlike at school where children would be occupied with friends, the child is most likely to pay more attention to their studies.
The number of students
Typically, unlike in a normal nursery school there will be no other students involved in the life of a child that is being home schooled. Do you think it is healthy? A normal child at their learning ages will have much interaction with his/her fellow students who eventually become friends or acquaintances and will become a part of their lives. Yet, for someone that is constantly studying at home will not have such connections with others.
An important learning in life is how to work with people. If a person does not learn the importance of working as a team when they are young, they will not learn it when they are old. Therefore, laying a foundation on team work is highly important and yet this cannot be achieved for someone who is being homeschooled. This is why most parents hunt for nurseries that teach their children these important qualities of life.
The child will only have his/her teacher and the parents to communicate with at the point of studying. There will be no opportunity for him/her to learn new things from friends. Homeschooling a child which was done back in the day in wealthy families now proving to be not so effective and you are advised to consider other options than this.
Academics is not the only important aspect in life!