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Among education options is ‘unschooling,’ anti-mask parents told

Charlie Megginson Education, Headlines

Parents who don’t want their kids going back to school wearing masks heard about a variety of options Thursday night during a town hall meeting at Milford Senior Center. The choices included traditional education alternatives, including private and parochial schools, homeschooling, learning pods and even “unschooling.”  The town hall discussion was hosted by the conservative group Patriots for Delaware, which …

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Learning pods, microschools planned to take kids out of state schools

Charlie Megginson Education, Government, Headlines

A group of Delawareans upset about the state’s school mask mandate are working to create alternative education methods for students.  The group hopes to build coalitions of parents, retired teachers, and experienced homeschoolers to offer learning pods, micro-schools, and tutors. “Essentially what we’re organizing right now and looking at bringing back is the one-room schoolhouse,” said James Davidson of Patriots …