Fake on socialization

Caterina Fake, co-founder of flickr.By Richard Morgenstein, [CC-BY-SA-2.0 ,  via Wikimedia Commons]
Caterina Fake, entrepreneur, on homeschooling and socialization (she is a homeschooling mom).
Social Psychology: Are home educated children as socialized as publicly educated children and is there any solid research on this topic? - Quora:

"Personally I believe our society is broken in that people mainly associate with people their own age. My relatives in the Philippines, if they threw a party, would include everyone -- babies, kids, teenagers, people in their 20s, 30s, 40s -- and grandmas in their 80s. This was not unusual, and I think, the mark of a healthy society. However I rarely see this kind of intergenerational mixing in the States, except with first generation im-migrants. "

Fake has good thoughts and provides links, even discusses Gatto. And she sounds like she was well socialized.




social deficit
creeping institutionalization
reforesting the commons
undermining the child and the family
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