Why not! There are numerous different reasons why families choose to Home Educate their children.
Every Home Educator’s decision is different
People Home Educate for a variety of reasons, such as:
- Disillusion with the school system
- Bullying in school
- Religious beliefs
- Political reasons
- Anxiety or stress
- Many, many, more….
There is no ‘one reason’ why parents/guardians decide to Home Educate, you will find people from all walks of life. each with their own reason.
You are in control
For example, you may be a professional who wants your child to follow in your footsteps, or maybe, you think the school system does not devote enough time to Maths, or Chemistry, or Physical Education…
Whatever it is that you and your child want, with Home Education YOU are able to pick and choose what they learn. This could be in the format of tutors, online learning or you teaching them. However be aware, there may be no support from your Local Authority.
If your child is finding school stressful and is not coping
If your child is being bullied or has anxiety or stress at school and you have tried everything to solve the problem, Home Education may be a solution.