There are many reasons that parents may choose to homeschool. Most involve a desire to provide a better education and instill family values in their children.
An increasing number number of parents are also looking at the decline in funding for the arts and the implementation of Common Core standards and starting to question whether or not public schooling suits their needs.
This isn’t limited to Christian homeschoolers. I’ve talked to non-religious homeschoolers and they are expressing some of the same concerns that traditional, Christian homeschoolers have with Common Core and the dwindling funding for liberal arts.
Anything on this infographic surprise you? With an emphasis on STEM in public schools do you think the arts will be cast aside?