This is hands down the question that I am asked most frequently, and of all questions related to homeschooling, this is the one that is the least of my concerns.
I really enjoyed reading the following article, written by Annie Reneau over at her blog (the link to her blog is: Simple Homeschool). The author hit on several points that resonate with my own perspectives (and when I saw her reference to Gordon Neufeld, well, then I knew for sure that she must be on the right track! :))
Here's the link to the article if you'd like to read it there (and the full article is copied below): Why I Don't Worry About My Homeschoolers' Socialization
Why I don’t worry about my homeschoolers’ socialization
- See more at: http://simplehomeschool.net/socialization/#sthash.blsQ8EZo.dpuf