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  1. Why I would do such a thing as homeschool

    *This is a post I wrote years ago, before we ever began unschooling or this blog.  I still think it’s relevant, so I wanted to include it here. People ask me all the time why I am homeschooling. They probably ask you, too. And if they really wanted to know, you could talk to them for the…

  2. A few resources

    The free nature of unschooling means that there is no one set way to do it.  That also means there is no one “textbook” to guide you on your unschooling journey.  There are, however, several resources that have been very inspiring to me and have helped get my mind going in a way that I…

  3. What is unschooling?

    “Little children love the world.  That is why they are so good at learning about it.  For it is love, not tricks and techniques of thought, that lies at the heart of all true learning.  Can we bring ourselves to let children learn and grow through that love?” – John Holt Unschooling.  It sends a…

  4. About me and why we unschool

    I went to public school.  I did great there.  By “great,” I mean that I got terrific grades.  Always.  My 4th grade teacher (wonderful, wonderful woman) made the comment in front of the class that she expected I would get a scholarship to college because of my grades.  Something clicked.  I had a game to…