Homeschoolers and the Law

The Politics of Survival

Twenty years ago, home education was treated as a crime in almost every state. Today, it is legal all across America, despite strong and continued opposition from many within the educational establishment. How did this happen? Read Scott Somerville's documentation in his article, The Politics of Survival: Homeschoolers and the Law as he traces the legal and sociological history of the modern homeschool movement, and then suggests factors that led to this movement's remarkable success.