Samizdata has a very dark take on the situation for home schooling once the database kicks in, though some commentators were more optimistic. Chris Harper wrote:
"This will result in so many screwups that it will help undermine the whole nanny state.
Once social workers and human rights lawyers and labour councilors start being subjected to NuLab controls on their private lives even they will start questioning these restrictions.
The one group any government can't afford to piss off is the educated middle class. They will fight, and they will win."
I guess we just must make this happen.