As the dropout age increases to 18 for most Kentucky public schools next academic year, the state education department will be closely monitoring its data. Among the indicators that will be watched is the number of students who opt out for homeschooling.
“We want to carefully monitor and make sure that we don’t see a significant spike in home school,” added Holliday.
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.