The Number of the Day: 1.5 Million

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In 2007, there were roughly 1.5 million U.S. students classified as homeschooled, up from 850,000 in 1999.

Related Fact: 36% of those parents chose to educate their child at home due to religious or moral reasons.

[Source: U.S. Department of Education. See previous Numbers of the Day here. ]

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