Culver City Mom Calls On School District To Offer Free Learning Pods For All StudentsAs school districts continue to prepare for an online fall semester, many parents are panicked and wondering how they will manage — especially those who cannot afford to pay for private tutors or to join a learning pod.
Thinking Of Starting A Learning Pod? Experts Say Parents Should Understand Legal Liability FirstThere have been posts circulating on social media that claim the state's gig worker law, AB5, makes it illegal to hire a tutor in California, but experts said that is not true as long as the tutor comes to the home for a few hours per day and does not also provide childcare.
Local Businesses Transform Into 'Learning Pods' For Young StudentsWith many local businesses still unable to operate due to the governor's orders, some have found creative ways to keep their doors open.
Parents Develop 'Learning Pods' To Facilitate Virtual Instruction As New School Year ApproachesRebecca Gabor is the mom of 6-year-old twin girls. She and her husband both have full-time jobs, but also took on the role of educator during the three months that schools were shut down due to COVID-19.