Resource: No Regrets: How Homeschooling Earned Me a Master's Degree at Age 16
Website: No Regrets: How Homeschooling Earned Me a Master's Degree at Age 16
Author: Swann, A.
ISBN: 0962361100
Publisher: Cygnet Press
URL: http://www.amazon.com/No-Regrets-Schooling-Earned-Masters/dp/0962361100
Year: 1989
Description: This book is Alexandra Swann's personal story of her homeschooling career and her very early entrance into college via a distance learning/independent study bachelor's degree program. It espouses a philosophy of homeschooling called "accelerated academics." Alexandra and her nine siblings were all homeschooled and completed high school work by the ages of 11 or 12. Although the "gifted" word is never mentioned in this book, it is obvious that this is a very gifted girl with very gifted siblings. This book also tells the story of how a homeschooling family stuck together in good times and bad. At 16, with a master's degree in hand, Alexandra became a community college instructor.

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