from http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Did_...en_go_to_high_schoolquote:Did Ludwing van Beethoven go to high school?
There were no "high schools" per se in Beethoven's time. Most children were home schooled or in later years studied at a conservatory or university.
from http://socyberty.com/history/f...resident-and-person/quote:This is a small tribute to the famous FDR....
He attended the Grotan boarding school after about eight years of being home schooled.
I've wondered about the billboards, too. We homeschool and I thought about that angle. But Dark is right, I'm sure, about the sponsorship and purpose.