Why don't Amish children study beyond the eighth grade?
#121767. Asked by star_gazer. (Jun 06 11 11:33 PM)
"Amish stop school at the eighth grade for two main reasons:
�Practicality-Amish trades are agricultural or craftsmanship-oriented; Amish emphasize apprenticeship and hands-on learning
�Religious Objections-Amish feel higher education can promote ideas counter to Christian values."
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