House and school
Nice story. The first thing that strikes me is “seven to eight hours a day”. If we spent that much time each day our 10-year-old would be in college by now.
PARTRIDGE – There’s a lot that goes on in this little room.
A washer and dryer rest against a wall with clothes scattered across the top.
A table and chairs stand near a second wall, providing just enough space for dinner.
Laundry and dinner aside, the room serves as a classroom, where Tawnya Byarlay and her mother, Melinda Speaker, teach Byarlay’s three children for seven to eight hours each day. Read more…