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Local Public TV Stations Offer Free Educational Resources "At-Home Learning" is a new initiative from MPT, WETA and WHUT

At-Home Learning Initiative from local public TV stations in the D.C. area

As the world grapples with the spread of COVID-19, moms, dads and caregivers everywhere are adding “at-home learning” to their list of daily responsibilities. They’re flexing their multitasking muscles by turning their kitchens into classroom while still managing to show up on time for virtual staff meetings. To support busy …

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The Pros and Cons of Language Immersion Programs Not sure whether to enroll your child in language immersion? Here's some advice from the experts—and parents who've been there.

The Pros and Cons of Language Immersion Programs

Three years ago, my husband and I agonized over a decision—whether or not to enroll our twin boys, then in kindergarten, in a Spanish immersion program the following year. Their school is one of 17 Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) that offer language immersion programs starting in kindergarten or first …

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35+ Free Online Resources for Parents Homeschooling Their Kids Ideas, activities, lesson plans & more from local and national sites

Free online Resources for Parents Homeschooling Their Kids During the Coronavirus Pandemic

We know that balancing working from home and working to ensure your children are still learning, active and engaged is not going to be easy. But as parents, we can rise to the challenge. To help you navigate this unprecedented time, we’ve rounded up more than 35 free online resources …

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