Kris Jenner is opening up about her youngest daughters’ experience with homeschooling. The momager credits Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s education with having a hand in the pair’s success. From child reality stars, Kylie has amassed a fortune with her massive beauty brand Kylie Cosmetics. On the other hand, Kendall has made a name for herself in the fashion industry as a bona fide supermodel. She evidently books every major campaign and runway show for high-end brands.
Kris shares in a press release for Novel Education that choosing to pull them out of a classroom and get them homeschooled “transformed” her children.
“They were performing poorly in school due to constantly missing classes as the regular 8 a.m.-4 p.m. school day clashed with their budding careers,” the 63-year-old mother recalled.
She then adds, “The girls also weren’t able to fully be creative in the typical school setting, which kept them disinterested.”
The Kardashian Clan matriarch then explained that through a homeschooling program, Kendall and Kylie could knit pick the courses they wanted. She also noted that the flexibility of their school schedule was able to fit with the pair’s busy lives.
She notes that homeschooling gave them the opportunity to juggle studies while building successful careers simultaneously. Kendall graduated high school in 2014 and Kylie followed the year after.
From there, the pair didn’t have to go to college, seeing as their careers were already launched. Kendall, in particular, appeared to find no interest in pursuing her tertiary education. In a 2016 profiling interview with Vogue, the reality star says “You talk to people and they say the reason they went to college was to get a job, but I already have a job, so…”