[ hohm-skoo-ling ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌsku lɪŋ /
the practice of teaching one's own children at home, instead of sending them to school.
Origin of homeschooling
First recorded in 1985–90
Related formshome-school·ing, noun
Definition for homeschooling (2 of 2)
[ hohm-skool ]
/ ˈhoʊmˌskul /
verb (used with object)
to teach (one's children) at home instead of sending them to school.
verb (used without object)
to educate one's children at home.
a school set up in the home.
Related formshome·school·er, noun
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