Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To instruct (a pupil, for example) in an educational program outside of established schools, especially in the home.
  • intransitive v. To provide educational instruction in a homeschool.
  • n. A school operated outside established educational institutions, especially in a home.

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  • v. Alternative spelling of home school.
  • n. Alternative spelling of home school.

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Examples

  • That will include letting them learn at their own pace (such as home school) and helping them develop all their creative talents (that would be homeschool) and keeping them healthy (something practiced in homeschool).

    The Better Part

  • HomeschoolEstore. com is the only ebook and audio book website specializing in homeschool curriculum.

    Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Booklet

  • While it does not surprise me that the Obama family picked the most prestigious and cozy school that the did, the idea suggested above that they homeschool is ridiculous.

    And the Winner Is … Sidwell Friends - The Caucus Blog - NYTimes.com

  • I have a girlfriend, though, who has 7 children, and all have been in homeschool since the beginning.

    Homeschooling Experiences

  • One of the main reasons I homeschool is so my kids aren’t bored and frustrated the way I was in school growing up.

    What do we teach our kids? | Johnny B. Truant

  • Our homeschool is a bit unusual in that I am homeschooling an only child.

    About.com Homeschooling

  • The best advice I could give to prospective homeschoolers in learning the responsibilities and requirements to homeschool is to find other homeschoolers.

    HS Blog - Homeschool Blog

  • One item that has helped our homeschool is the erasable pen.

    HS Blog - Homeschool Blog

  • Deanna, you're right--I did most of my best work getting my BA in Religious Studies as independent studies: basically "homeschool" in college.

    My Confessions

  • Part of our "homeschool" schedule is to take a morning and afternoon walk.

    One Day Alone

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