Texas Parents' Interest In Homeschooling 'Explodes' During COVID-19 PandemicParents across the country are preparing to help their children with virtual or distance learning, but a small and quickly growing number are deciding to take matters into their own hands and begin homeschooling.
Local Parents Crafting Backup Plans With Back To School UncertaintyIn class? Online? Parents know there are no easy answers. Even as districts across North Texas lay out complicated plans to return to school safely, COVID-19 is still in control.
Some North Texas Teachers Prepare To Educate From Home During Pandemic: 'It's A Hard Dilemma'A Facebook group called Pandemic Pods and Microschools was created less than two weeks ago and already has more than 8,000 members.
Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa: 'The Likelihood That We'll Have Regular School This School Year Is Very Doubtful'During a morning press conference Dallas Independent School District Superintendent Michael Hinojosa said, "It looks very unlikely that we'll come back to school this school year."
North Texas School Begins Virtual Recess For Elementary Students Being Schooled At HomeOne school in Addison has come up with a way for their elementary school students to gather with their peers and have recess -- without breaking social distancing rules.
Lessons Roll On During Coronavirus Pandemic For Homeschooled KidsSchool closures due to the coronavirus have left many parents wondering, "What now? How will my child be able to get a good quality education at home?"
Homeschooled North Texas Teen Graduates College At 16 Years OldAt only 16, Hayley Taylor Schlitz is already a college graduate, the youngest ever at Texas Woman's University.
Texas Supreme Court Sidesteps Key Home-School Learning IssueThe Texas Supreme Court has sided with a family accused of not teaching its children anything while waiting "to be raptured."
Just The Facts: The Pros & Cons Of HomeschoolingOver 1.5 million children are homeschooled by their parents in the U.S.