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Public Schools: Virtual Village or Sinking Ship?

Our boys attended both public and private schools, and even did a couple of years of homeschooling. There were pros and cons to each choice, and specific reasons for choosing different schooling options at different times in their lives.

Back then, it didn’t occur to me that there was such festering resentment toward parents who do not take advantage of public school systems. After all–our taxes are still going there, aren’t they?

But with the advent of vouchers, my money can leave the public school. However, THE question in many minds is, “Should it?” Continue reading