According to the National Home Education Research Institute (NHRI), it is estimated that over 2 million children are not home schooled in America. That is about double the number of children homeschooled in 2000. To put that in perspective, public schools currently enroll a total of about 50 million children. Thus, the growing homeschool population now educates 4% as many children (free to the public!) as does the public education system with its 2010 average per pupil costs to taxpayers of $13,692 (more than double the inflation adjusted cost in 1975)… Read More...