Coronavirus: Home-schooling has been hell, say parents

BBC reports …

Having to home-school during the Covid-19 pandemic is taking a toll on both parents and children, campaigners warn. The group, Sept for Schools, says it has heard from parents reduced to tears as they balance work with educating.

The group says the assumption that parents will readily resume their role as educators in the event of future lockdowns is “not sustainable, fair or workable as an education solution”.

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  1. Mrs Gokani

    Absolutely agree with this article, as a parent who has been working since lockdown and trying to homeschool when both my husband and i have been extremely busy with more pressures from work because of the crisis its been unmanageable and difficult for us and the children with little support or consideration given to parents who are not on furlough!

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