Despite standardized testing indicating otherwise, a top public school official in Arkansas impressed to homeschool parents that public schools provide a “more rigorous curriculum” for their children than home instruction does – a contention made while encouraging home educators to enroll their students in local schools late last year.

Little Rock School District Superintendent Mike Poore sent out a written invitation to local homeschooling parents toward the end of November last year, urging them to enroll their children in public school – insisting that his state-funded instruction would provide them with a superior education than anything they could personally administer to students at home.  FULL REPORT