Black Parents Homeschool for Different Reasons

Black Americans homeschool for different reasons than whites

When Michelle, a white stay-at-home mom, decided to homeschool her 8-year-old daughter, Emily, the decision was driven by what she saw as the lack of individualized attention at school. “We wound up feeling frustrated that the school wasn’t following the child,” Michelle, a former communications specialist, explained of the decision by she and her husband, a software engineer, to homeschool their daughter.

Apple Offering Free AirPods to Homeschool Teachers With Purchase of iPad or Macbook

Students and teachers can get a free pair of AirPods with this back-to-school promotion

Apple’s back to school promotion has arrived-and it’s better than ever. (Photo: Getty Images) – Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. School will be back in session before we know it, folks, and with its pending arrival comes Apple’s annual back-to-school promotion.

Interest in Homeschooling Increases in Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Rhode Island, Massachusetts homeschooling organizations see increased interest

As fall school plans remain uncertain, local homeschooling organizations are reporting a growing number of new, interested families. “We have seen quite an uptick,” said Bill Heuer, executive director of the Massachusetts Home Learning Association. The latest available data shows around 7,600 students are homeschooled in Massachusetts and 1,800 students in Rhode Island; both, less than one percent of the entire student population.

El Paso Homeschool Association Sees 400% Rise in Inquiries Since Pandemic

El Paso Homeschool Association says inquiries have spiked 400 percent since pandemic began

Distance learning was the new normal this past spring semester because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but learning from home has pushed more parents to keep their kids at home. Schooling during the quarantine looked a lot different: Papers, books, and technology spread across a kitchen table, mingled with the ins and out of everybody home 24/7.