Education is a parenting topic that's as divisive as it gets for many reasons, least of all being that there are so many options now. In addition to public and private schools, there are charter schools, Montessori schools, Waldorf schools, and of course, there's also homeschooling.
Advocates for public schools have long-voiced their grievances with parents who make the decision to homeschool their children ("they're not professional educators"; "their homes aren't equipped for learning"; "their children aren't getting the social benefits of a public setting"), but when it comes down to it, there are some incredibly successful, smart people who were homeschooled -- and who can argue with that?
Here are 10 famous people who were homeschooled.
Do you homeschool your child? Why?
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