Category: Schooling’s decline

Sofia Tomov

Homeschool girl, 13, enters UT to study computing

A 13-year-old homeschool girl, Sofia Tomov, is entering studies at the University of Tennessee starting with a course in coding. She looks forward to furthering her passion with computers and problem-solving. “Computer science is a …
Churches offer summer Bible schools and camps to encourage Christian growth among the young. (Photo David Tulis)

Vacation Bible schools try to fill gaps

Around town are billboards and canvas banners for churches providing Vacation Bible school. These gatherings last anywhere from three to 10 days and are a way in which the church can serve members and have …