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Teaching children takes lots of time




Between working with one of her sons on college applications and helping another with his reading skills, a Greenwood mom spends about 50 hours per week involved in her four children’s education.

That was the goal of Tricia and Matt Hogan when they decided to home-school their oldest son, now a senior, when he started kindergarten. For the Hogans, blending the building of Christian character into the education process was a leading motivator in their decision to home-school.

“We did it more so to be a big part of the character development of our children,” Tricia Hogan said.

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