Collin and Alexis Gosselin, both 6, are now being homeschooled. Despite media reports of violence and bullying, a source told the magazine that the situation has been "grossly overstated" and that the kids are "going through a challenging time."
The next Kate Plus 8 special will not deal with the circumstances surrounding the children's expulsion, a TLC rep told The Hollywood Reporter. The special, centered around Halloween, will air on Nov. 28.
Jon and Kate Gosselin, who starred on Jon & Kate Plus 8 for five seasons with their twins and sextuplets, divorced in December 2009 after 10 years of marriage.