Why Rural Homeschoolers Need Broadband Internet

The decision to home school your child is a significant one, with meaningful consequences in the present and in the future. Whatever your reasons for choosing to educate your child at home -- be it security concerns, social issues, or lack of quality educational options -- it is important to understand that a good education requires many resources. Some of these, such as textbooks, can be ordered relatively easily. But other resources, even some you might take for granted, can be difficult to obtain. One primary example is broadband Internet, which is not always available in rural areas.  Continue reading