Boring, unathletic, antisocial, fashion-challenged, politically retrograde, culturally backward, religiously extreme…the list of homeschooler stereotypes is seemingly endless and almost entirely negative. Homeschoolers can be found in any state –
But as our list of the world’s 15 most extraordinary homeschoolers shows, the homeschooling population in extraordinarily diverse, defying every attempt to shoehorn them into a single mold.
The homeschoolers on this list are geniuses and jocks, conservatives and progressives, fundamentalists and hippies, scientists and artists. They are rural and urban, American and international, abled and disabled, black, white, Asian and multiracial.
While not everyone on this list enjoys the same degree of fame or notoriety, each possesses characteristics and talents that cause them to stand out in the world and in some way challenge the stereotypical images of homeschoolers that continue to dominate the public imagination.
Without further ado, here are our picks for the world’s 15 most extraordinary homeschoolers (in alphabetical order):
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