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How the pandemic spurred a home schooling boom – The Age

The number of Victorian children being home schooled has hit a record high after remote learning provided many families with an opportunity to trial the school…

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As most parents breathed a sigh of relief when school commenced last week following a disruptive year of lockdowns, Katy Pearce was settling into a term of home schooling with her children Chloe, 10, and Devon, 9.
Ms Pearce, who lives in South Morang in Melbournes north-east, had always flirted with the idea of home schooling.
But it wasnt until Chloe and Devon had their first taste of it last April that the family decided to take the plunge.
My son has always had issues at school and my daughter…

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