Parents as a rule want the best for their children. As we continue to witness a massive upheaval in social and moral norms, what is right can sometimes become fuzzy, particularly as we are bombarded with rich media pushing the “new norms” day in and day out.
Chicago kindergartens this year are giving parents another reason to think twice about sending their kids to public schools.
Conscientious parents who have children under 5 years old should take the time to pause and reflect. You are facing a big decision. Take the time to read and study the curricula and teaching methods being used in public schools today. Discuss them together and evaluate whether they really meet your expectations. Check how well they are aligned with your own values. See if they make good common sense.
More and more parents are finding that homeschooling is an excellent option.