A New Form of School at Home

Published 08/21 2013 06:49PM

Updated 08/21 2013 06:57PM

Schools all across the Big Country are gearing up for the upcoming year, but for one family, their home is already school-ready.

It's not home schooling, it's school at home.

The Texas Connection Academy is a virtual public school that offers students education in the comfort of their own homes.

Each child is equipped with all the necessary materials, including a teacher that plans their curriculum. Students are able to learn at their own pace, and although critics say children are not socialized properly, one father completely disagrees.

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