Home Schooling: Education Outside the Box

The State did not own men so entirely, even when it could send them to the stake, as it sometimes does now where it can send them to the elementary school.                             —G.K. Chesterton  For a growing minority of Australians, it seems only yesterday that they found themselves facing the mortified reactions of friends and family when they heard the news. You’re going to home educate? Is that legal? How can you give Jack a good education when you’re not a professional? What about socialisation? But these mothers did it. They guided chubby little hands around their first alphabet. They…

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