(DESERETNEWS) — Eric Peschel and his family have different reasons for home-schooling.

One of his sons was taken out of public school for religious reasons and bullying. Another is taught at home because the public education system wasn’t working for Peschel. His daughter was home-schooled too, but “bonding issues” caused the Peschels to put their daughter back into public school.

“Just seeing the difference between what is being taught in public school versus our school, it’s not even close,” Peschel said. “They’re not even close in the vocabulary they’re teaching, the math they’re teaching. It’s off the charts different.”

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