Mom and Dad Are Fighting

We Are All Homeschoolers Now Edition

On Slate’s parenting podcast, our homeschool expert gives advice on a daily schedule to keep the kids learning while you work.

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Episode Notes

On this week’s episode: Dan and Jamilah are joined by official third host of Mom and Dad are Fighting… Elizabeth Newcamp! They discuss their new homeschool schedules and Elizabeth gives Dan and Jamilah tips on how to make their plans attainable, especially since they are also working from home. For Slate Plus: TV shows and movies for quarantine entertainment that will entertain kids and parents alike. Sign up for Slate Plus.


Elizabeth recommends practicing gratitude within the home by writing notes to your partner or writing down a few moments at the end of the day with your kids.

Dan recommends a label maker. Great for when your milk really needs to be labeled COW JUICE.

Jamilah recommends reading “America Is a Sham” by Dan Kois.

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Podcast produced by Rosemary Belson.

About the Show

Jamilah Lemieux and Dan Kois share triumphs and fails and offer advice on parenting kids from toddler to teens.

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