|HOME SCHOOLING / INTERNATIONAL|
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Compulsory education ages: 6–16Legal Status: Homeschooling is officially recognized by the Constitution of Ireland (Article 42) but allows for “reasonable regulation.” According to Ireland’s National Education Welfare Board, home education is the fastest growing form of education in Ireland.
Number of Homeschoolers: Approximately 750 children.
Elizabeth Bruton, homeschool attorney
Last Updated: February 20, 2014