It’s no secret that imposed home schooling during lockdown was tough on many parents. For these families, lockdown provided a chance to step off the treadmill and try a more fluid way of life. Children and parents relaxed, became more creative, engaged better with learning. Not only did lockdown give them back this bonding time, she says, “but I was seeing Luca’s development for myself, which was incredible”. Parents who chose these methods during lockdown, rather than attempting to enforce reams of homework sent from school, often had more positive experiences.
Source: The Guardian September 19, 2020 05:00 UTC