Each Tuesday and Thursday, freshman Andrew Ferris and his older brother, freshman Zach Ferris, sit down for lunch in between classes. Andrew orders the same sandwich every time – turkey and provolone with black olives, lettuce, tomatoes and mushrooms, and then washes it down with an energy drink. The brothers look back on their homeschooling as a positive experience.
UK parents continue to struggle to balance work and homeschooling under new lockdown.
There are nearly 4,000 fewer students enrolled in Rhode Island public schools this year.