The weather is great, his kids happy, homeschooling is going well … but this dad’s real worry about coronavirus is that his wife works in a hospital.
Teaching school at home is new for most families, and creating a schedule that balances work and life is hard for kids and parents.
No idea how to start homeschooling during these times? We have lots of advice and resources from a parent who has taught four kids at home.
Intellect needs imagination, but if imagination isn’t strengthened and encouraged, what will we have to shoot for?
Independent school is not for everyone, whether for financial, social or religious concerns. But I know that my family is quite fortunate to be able to make a choice and attend this new school, and the school is also fortunate to have us.
All the regulations, Common Core edicts and testing along with the constant scrutiny educators are under tie the hands of teachers and administrators. Those things trickle down to the children, and I see it in their faces. I give up.