Via Michel Bauwens
“I never really told anybody about my music at school, only my really close friends,”
Cheyenne Kimball told People Magazine in 2006. “Then [school officials] actually aired the show around
the whole entire school, and that caused a lot of problems. I was a straight-A student and all of a sudden I
didn’t want to go to school anymore because of the things people were saying. That’s why I’m homeschooled
now.” Cheyenne, winner of NBC’s America’s Most Talented Kid at age 12, recording artist, and star of her
own MTV show, is just one of many high-profile Americans whose educational choice is home schooling.
Movie stars Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, married in 1997, home school their two children along