From the Irish Examiner. For parents who might be a bit burned out from homeschooling, Embodied has introduced Moxie, a robot that “helps children build social, emotional and cognitive skills through everyday play-based learning and the delivery of educational content.”
The cute little robot is a CES 2021 Innovation Award Honoree and was one of Time’s best inventions of 2020.
Free Online Writing Conference
IEW is hosting a special online conference for teachers. Their announcement states, “If you are a classroom teacher, homeschooling parent, or tutor of a student with special learning needs, then this conference will be a useful and encouraging opportunity. Your students are also invited to join us for Session 3, a student writing workshop!”
Online History Curriculum
If you’re looking for an online history curriculum, MakeUseOf has put together a list of “The 7 Best Free Online Homeschool History Curriculums“.
The article notes, “…history curriculums can be controversial, and needs may vary according to a family’s worldview and individual learning styles [so] we recommend checking out reviews before choosing resources or courses.”
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