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Sky Jewels

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24. See meadowlander's response.
Sat Dec 2, 2023, 03:34 PM
Dec 2

Obviously the extreme child abusers isolate their kids from the outside world as much as possible.

And, also obviously, I DO know that not all homeschoolers are abusers or isolate their kids or keep them in a bubble. In fact, I'd wager it's a relatively small percentage.

Public schools and home schooling both have their pros and cons and there is a huge range of people involved in both systems.

The point is, that if you are a parent looking to severely isolate and neglect and abuse your child, home schooling is a tool that makes it easier for you to do so and get away with it.

Free link: WhiskeyGrinder Dec 2 #1
Thank you for the free link. nt Maru Kitteh Dec 2 #33
Very sad article. I find it difficult to understand how anyone could so harm children. Lonestarblue Dec 2 #2
It's often said that most people who harm children, were themselves harmed as children peppertree Dec 2 #19
that's not homeschooling, that's criminal abuse and neglect. i get the point, but mopinko Dec 2 #3
Absolutely agree. That has zero to do with home schooling and it's a ridiculous hook for the article Lettuce Be Dec 2 #14
I detest homeschooling pfitz59 Dec 2 #4
u shd read the whole thing. ppl do it for a lot of reasons. mopinko Dec 2 #6
it's a long article, and i rec ppl read the whole thing. there's a free link in the 1st reply. mopinko Dec 2 #5
I think the main point is that "homeschooling" Sky Jewels Dec 2 #8
you know actual homeschoolers arent kept in a bubble, right? mopinko Dec 2 #9
I was just going to type something like this NT Tickle Dec 2 #11
The types of people who homeschool to hide abuse meadowlander Dec 2 #17
from the article- mopinko Dec 2 #25
See meadowlander's response. Sky Jewels Dec 2 #24
I found this site that discusses the dark side to homeschooling tenderfoot Dec 2 #7
is there a site for the dark side of public schools? cuz there is 1. how about religious schools? mopinko Dec 2 #10
Not sure how you can dispute that homeschooling makes it much more possible for abuse to happen LiberalLovinLug Dec 2 #18
No. Children being able to be isolated by their parents is a special kind of danger. Scrivener7 Dec 2 #30
The dark side of going to school just in the past month Tickle Dec 2 #12
You found some homeschoolers tenderfoot Dec 2 #13
i absolutely support well funded schools. mopinko Dec 2 #26
I don't think this is the rule gulliver Dec 2 #15
we do. thing is mopinko Dec 2 #27
Around here you get kids that end up leftyladyfrommo Dec 2 #16
High School Diplomas for sale, $465... Just say your folks home schooled you 20 years ago. keithbvadu2 Dec 2 #20
I read the link about this cksmithy Dec 2 #21
We need a federal version of Raylee's law redqueen Dec 2 #22
This was also a concern during the "lockdown" when kids didn't go to Igel Dec 2 #23
Dad pleaded guilty..he is a monster too Demovictory9 Dec 2 #28
Prison is too GOOD for these monsters Pas-de-Calais Dec 2 #29
But, if a gay couple wants to adopt... OldBaldy1701E Dec 2 #31
Message auto-removed Name removed Dec 2 #32
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