The education system that baby boomers grew up in was significantly different from the kind of education system our children are growing up in today. That may be a significant factor affecting their understanding of the potential online homeschooling wields in today’s tech-centered world. While most of them have their hearts in the right place, it doesn’t seem right for them to pass on the wisdom they’ve gained from their experiences onto their children,
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Every year, we come across more and more parents enrolling their children with online schools across the United States. An increasing number of students are now gradually giving up traditional learning environments for virtual, online learning programs. While the increasing interest in online platforms should grab your attention, what matters more is that parents are even more eager to do away with conventional learning avenues. Why are parents so eager to do this? After all, didn’t they grow up learning in traditional schools? While there are several reasons why parents are opting to go down this new path, we’ve listed some of the more common reasons why parents are willing to let go of old school ideas.