If you find yourself in a in a place where you cannot continue a traditional eduction, why not give homeschooling a try?
Should a parent homeschool because they fear for their child's safety in a school? Perhaps... Perhaps not.
While starting homeschooling in lower grades is a great way to give a child a good start, a great deal can be accomplished by starting homeschooling in high school.
Does homeschooling automatically make a parent a helicopter parent? Most homeschoolers would probably argue with that.
Parents CAN issue a homeschool diploma. It helps to back it up with a transcript and portfolio.