So, I have been researching & scouring the Internet for all the clues of if I should Homeschool my child or put her Public School. I have read alot on why homeschooling is better, yet I hear everyone talking down about homeschooling. So, I decided to do a simple google search "Why Public Schools are better than Homeschool?" automatically in the results the question was turned around and all i could find was MORE articles over why homeschooling is better...
This is the closest thing I came up with:
Why Public Schooling Is Better Than Homeschooling
Most parents were educated in the under funded public school system, and so are not smart enough to homeschool their own children.
Children who receive one-on-one homeschooling will learn more than others, giving them an unfair advantage in the marketplace. This is undemocratic.
How can children learn to defend themselves unless they have to fight off bullies on a daily basis?
Ridicule from other children is important to the socialization process.
Children in public schools can get more practice "Just Saying No" to drugs, cigarettes and alcohol.
Fluorescent lighting may have significant health benefits.
Publicly asking permission to go to the bathroom teaches young people their place in society.
The fashion industry depends upon the peer pressure that only public schools can generate.
Public schools foster cultural literacy, passing on important traditions like the singing of "Jingle Bells, Batman smells, Robin laid an egg..."
Homeschooled children may not learn important office career skills, like how to sit still for six hours straight.
examiner.com for the whole article
I thought this was interesting, so i had to share! But Id still love to find a few more articles over why Public Schooling is better! Honestly here! Can someone find a few good facts about why Public Schools triumph over Homeschooling?