Ask Yahoo had a good question today, [url=]"What percentage of American children are homeschooled?"[/url]
The answer is 2.2%. That answer seems reasonable. The article also cited an interesting report [url=]Homeschooling in the United States: 2003[/url].
The report also has other interesting statistics.
Except for being white, we fit the other two. We have three kids and I have a bachelor's and my wife has a master's.
I pretty much agree with all three reasons.
We use a library, homeschooling catalogs, an art teacher, internet bookstores, and homeschool curriculum providers (BJU, CLP, et al). I think another notable thing they didn't mention is computer based education, which we also make use of.
Yahoo also mentions some negatives of homeschooling.
I would think missing out on dances and cafeteria food would actually be a good