This cartoon, by Jason Holm, really sums up the school vs. homeschool socialization issue. He said it would be OK to post it here:
Whoops!! I think I just pissed off every public schooling friend I have. But if they haven’t yet figured it out, I’m a rebel. Everyone chooses what works best for them. We are fortunate that doing it “our way” is an option for us — one that we are both able to do and want to do. It certainly isn’t for everyone, and gee whiz, some people even think we are weird.