Move over, Tim Tebow. The homeschooling crowd might just have a new public face: Miss America.
Miss Nebraska Teresa Scanlan won the crown last week. Much was made of her age — only 17. But the fact she was homeschooled through her junior year of high school has the homeschooling community buzzing with excitement. That’s perhaps doubly true in Oklahoma. Miss Oklahoma Emoly West, who was one of five finalists in the competition, was homeschooled before attending the University of Central Oklahoma.