Home Education: The Social Motivation


Christian W. BECK


Abstract

Data from a Norwegian survey show correlation between a student’s socially related problems at school and the parent’s social motivation for home education. I argue that more time spent at school by a student could result in more socially related problems at school, which can explain an increase in social motivation for home education.


Keywords

Home Education, Homeschooling, Social School-Problems, Parents` Motives.

Paper Details

Paper Details
Topic EU Education Programs
Pages 71 - 81
Issue IEJEE, Volume 3, Issue 1, Special Issue Out of School Education
Date of acceptance 10 January 2010
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Author(s) Details

Christian W. BECK

University of Oslo, Norway


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