Have you considered homeschooling your kids (if you have them)? Homeschooling is the fastest growing educational trend in the United States for a lot of reasons. I came across an article detailing several solid reasons to homeschool–and a few not-so-good reasons. I thought I’d pass it along for those interested in going this path less travelled.
Homeschoolers come from all different backgrounds. There are religious, secular, politically-left-leaning and right-leaning homeschoolers, and those in nearly every economic bracket. This article is written from a Christian perspective, but many of the takeaways can be applied to those thinking of homeschooling who come from a different background.