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5 Steps to Help Your Kids Master Virtual Learning

5 Steps to Help Your Kids Master Virtual Learning

Many schools are offering 100% virtual learning for the school year. For parents whose children will be participating in distance learning, here is a list of things you can do to help your children have a productive school year from home.

10 Brilliant Unschooling Ideas To Consider While We All Struggle with Formal Learning During the Pandemic

10 Brilliant Unschooling Ideas To Consider While We All Struggle with Formal Learning During the Pandemic

As we’re approaching a back-to-school season like none other, many parents are looking for non-traditional ways to educate their kiddos. Enter unschooling. Based on the belief that children thrive when they are able to explore their interests without educational institutions determining what and how they should learn, unschooling is gaining popularity amongst parents.

Have Any Other Parents Been Forced to Quit Their Jobs Because of COVID-19 Related School Closures?

Have Any Other Parents Been Forced to Quit Their Jobs Because of COVID-19 Related School Closures?

A mom writes in asking for advice about having to quit her job because of COVID-19 related school closures. She says that, because her son’s school will not be doing in-person learning as a result of the ongoing pandemic, she is going to have to quit her job in order to be home with him while he does online school. She asks other parents who may be in a similar situation for advice about how she can make such a massive change work for her family effectively.