An up-to-date introduction to the homeschooling revolution - its history, why people do it, how homeschoolers fare academically... -- David Boaz for Laissez Faire Books
Lyman, to her credit, gives a balanced examination of homeschooling, not shying away from the movement's growing pains. -- Thomas R. Eddlem, The New American
The endnote section of Lyman's book is a valuable resource in itself, with many useful references including website addresses. -- Ron McWhirter, The Oklahoma Constitution newspaper
About the Author
Izzy Lyman is a mom with a doctorate in social science. Her articles on home education have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, Boston Herald, Los Angeles Daily Journal, Dallas Morning News, etc. She is also a columnist for the Daily Hampshire Gazette and Edmond Sun. She currently homeschools one of her teenage sons in western Massachusetts.