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Homeschooling tips for the coronavirus shutdown

On the first day that her school district in Sherman Oaks, California, closed its doors because of coronavirus, April Grant woke up early, ready to help her 7-year-old son start learning virtually from a teacher-recommended education website. “I thought, ‘No sweat!”” she says. Then she tried to log on to the lessons. “After trying the 50 or 60 most-likely passwords, and having no luck contacting an actual person at the company, I did what any sane parent would do: I emailed an annoyed support request and … turned on the TV.” Forced school closing: 1. Homeschooling: 0.  Read more....



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