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* 2. Do you live in an urban or rural area? The Census Bureau identifies two types of urban areas and one rural. In which do you live?

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* 5. What was the student's father's highest academic attainment as of the date of testing?

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* 6. What was the student's mother's highest academic attainment as of the date of testing?

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* 7. Has the student's main academic-instructing parent/guardian ever been certified to teach in any state?

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* 8. Has the student's non-main instructing parent/guardian ever been certified to teach in any state?

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* 9. Please rate how much you agree that the following are important reasons for why you homeschool.

  Not at all important A little important Somewhat important Quite important Extremely important
A. Concern about the school environment such as safety, drugs, or negative peer pressure
B. Dissatisfaction with the academic instruction at schools
C. You prefer to teach at home so that you can provide religious instruction
D. You prefer to teach at home so that you can provide moral instruction
E. Because the child has special needs (e.g., physical or mental health) that the schools can’t or won’t address
F. You want to provide customized educational experiences
G. You want to emphasize family life together
H. Concern about your child(ren) being exposed to COVID-19
I. Concern about the school’s COVID-19 policies (e.g., masks, vaccines)
J. Inability to regularly attend school due to COVID exposures/policies.

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* 10. Which statement best describes your general homeschooling style for your:

  Select this if you do not have a homeschooled child in this age range I strictly follow a formal curriculum I mostly use formal curriculum, but sometimes use informal curriculum I mostly use informal curriculum, but sometimes use formal curriculum We always use informal (including unschooling) curriculum, and never follow a formal curriculum
Elementary school aged child(ren) (i.e., ages 5-10)
Middle school aged child(ren) (i.e., ages 10-14)
High school aged child(ren) (i.e., ages 14+)

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* 11. Please indicate how much you emphasize the following subjects in the education of your child(ren):

  Minimal Some Medium Much Maximal
Math
Reading
Science
Social Studies / History
Writing

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