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Homeschooling sees an uptick during pandemic

Oct. 02, 2021 09:04 AM EDT

WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) — Kerry Higdon’s 10-year-old son Kol has attended private school, public school, and a Montessori school, but he never thrived no matter what type of school. “He’s so bored that he acts out,” said Higdon, who lives in Edinburg. ...

Sparked by pandemic fallout, homeschooling surges across US

Jul. 26, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

Although the pandemic disrupted family life across the U.S. since taking hold in spring 2020, some parents are grateful for one consequence: They're now opting to homeschool their children, even as schools plan to resume in-person classes. The specific reasons vary...

Sparked by pandemic fallout, homeschooling surges across US

Jul. 25, 2021 09:42 AM EDT

Although the pandemic disrupted family life across the U.S. since taking hold in spring 2020, some parents are grateful for one consequence: They're now opting to homeschool their children, even as schools plan to resume in-person classes. The specific reasons vary...