This post is about unschooling, which is not to be confused with; how to pleasantly coerce your child to do schoolwork how to get your kids to do…
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I wrote this in 2012 at the end of one of our zealous attempts at ‘traditional’ homeschooling. I did this partly out of my own worries, but primarily…
Today I'm sharing my thoughts on continuing to unschool when you're not okay - through depression, grief, and other emotional upheaval. I started…
Unschooling, defined? How we’re different: Unschoolers believe similar broad concepts about the nature of children and of learning, that set us slightly…
I think many parents tend to view their kids as an extension of themselves, as an embodiment of their values, or evidence that they believe/do/feel the…
Back in the day, I learned of a book called The Plug-In Drug, and it was about how horrible TV was. I loved it! I swore my kids would never play video…
Are you feeling curious about unschooling and whether it might work for your family? Wondering how to apply the principles of cooperative parenting with…
Recently, my oldest son wrote something--for basically the second time in his life. He's 18, and ready to graduate this month. We made up a list…
On sharing space with your OWN parents, as an unschooling parent: For many years, even into adulthood, I was consumed by the desire to escape, to run…
It seems like at every unschooling gathering, in every online group, the questions are mainly about kids from 5-10 years old. Or even younger....which…
Lately, I've been reviewing my own impact as a voice of the unschooling lifestyle. The reach I've had (both intended and otherwise) with families who…