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Unschooling 101: Don’t Rush Out To Create A School At Home

It’s all too easy to get sucked into the school way of thinking.  Everywhere you go you will see people trying to convince you about all the things you need. Stationery. Books. Equipment. Teachers or tutors. The need to socialise, cough, cough, cough. I urge you to take a step back, actually take as many

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This Is Perhaps The Hardest Thing About Unschooling

One of the biggest challenges we have experienced and seen around us with unschooling is figuring out how to make it fit it in to your daily life.  I wouldn’t hesitate to suggest that this is probably the biggest sticking point in creating a successful unschooling journey. Wannabe unschoolers often don’t have the time or

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Unschooling 101 – So What The Heck Is Unschooling?

Different people describe unschooling as different things.  We probably won’t all agree on a definite answer. Some are more militant about definitions than others. I’m personally a bit relaxed about it all. When people seek a short answer – I call it child led learning.  We follow the child’s interest and needs. When people seek

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