I gotta say, I didn't realize how much money the home school movement was saving taxpayers - but I don't quite believe it. We haven't seen our real estate taxes decline. On the contrary... So, where is the money that isn't being spent on the kids who don't regularly attend school going?
New analysis of federal education data reveals families who homeschool their children save their fellow taxpayers billions of dollars every year.
The website Intellectual Takeout detailed the results in a chart, compiled from Census data on per-pupil spending and a calculation of the approximate number of homeschoolers in each state.
In line with a Pioneer Institute report revealing the United States’ 1.8 million homeschoolers save taxpayers $22 billion in annual education costs,
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