The Number of the Day: 1.5 Million
November 12, 2010 - 12:08pm
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. ]